He was just finishing up at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in the spring of 1992 when Old Mystic, Conn., native Chris Stone noticed a position posted in the student lounge. It was with Sports Illustrated, an entry-level position as a fact-checker that his mentor at Columbia, Sandy Padwe, tried to dissuade him from taking due to the minimal writing opportunities it would present.
Kate Upton is back on the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover for the second straight year.
The moral of the story behind Katherine Webb’s meteoric rise is Brent Musburger will say what he says and ESPN will do what it does.
Theo Epstein traded for Adrian Gonzalez and signed Carl Crawford following pressure from Boston Red Sox owners to build a “sexy team,” according to a book co-authored by former Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona.
Pat Summitt and Mike Krzyzewski have been picked as Sports Illustrated’s sportswoman and sportsman of the year.