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  • The Triple-Threat Match for Fighter of the Year

    Sucker punches at weigh-ins. Judges filling out their scorecards in advance. Referees stopping fights at the count of nine. The “why wait?” attitude pervades boxing, so we at Grantland figure why wait until the end of the year to kick off our awards season? Nothing can happen over the next three weeks that will impact […]

  • YouTube Hall of Fame: Ridiculous Hair

    Don’t get us wrong — we’re very excited about David O. Russell’s American Hustle, which gets its limited release this weekend. We’re just equally excited about the hair in American Hustle, and we can’t wait for J-Law’s towering updo and C-Bale’s “elaborate” comb-over to join the ranks of the greatest follicular innovations of our time. […]

  • Titus’s Top 12 NCAA Power Rankings

    The rise of the Wisconsin Buzzcuts and a topsy-turvy week in college basketball.

  • Is Kirk Cousins the Answer in Washington?

    No franchise in the NFL is fueled by turmoil more consistently than Washington. Even for the fans who have suffered through the agonizing valleys of the Daniel Snyder era, this has been a particularly brutal season. The expectations produced by a stunning playoff run and a brilliant rookie season by Robert Griffin in 2012 have […]

  • Men in Blazers: With Special Guests Rebecca Lowe and Alexi Lalas!

    The Men in Blazers celebrate the World Cup draw with a sold-out show at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Rebecca Lowe and a singing Alexi Lalas stop by. Listen to this podcast here. Subscribe to the Grantland Network on iTunes, and check out our podcasts page. To subscribe to the Men in Blazers podcast […]

  • Just in Time for Christmas! Five Surefire Gifts to Hockey Fans That Only Ended in Disappointment

    We’re just 13 days away from Christmas Eve, and by now you’ve probably made your requests, dropped all your hints, and written your letter to Santa. Now it’s time to sit back and dream of all the cool stuff you’re hoping to find under your tree on Christmas morning. And maybe you’ll get everything you […]

  • My Bodies of the Year: Kim Kardashian’s Instagram Moment and 12 Unsexy Months

    Now more than ever, pop culture is about the small stuff — an obscure TV show, a few notes in a pop song, a tweet. To celebrate a year of micro moments, every day a new Grantland writer will highlight one specific thing — a Big Little Thing — that we won’t soon forget. Part […]

  • Andrew Bynum Finds the Joy Again

    There’s a decent chance that, unless you’re a fan of a specific team, you’ve been ignoring Eastern Conference basketball not involving Miami or Indiana. If this is the case, here’s what you’ve missed: Three teams in the East have winning records and the Atlantic Division looks like the mouth of a meth addict. In the […]

  • This Is Your Spirit Animal, Knicks Fans

    You might want to watch this one on headphones, work buddies. (h/t Kirk Goldsberry)

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