This thread is the place to share your favorite pieces of sportswriting, both from the past and that you come across in your day to day. This is the thread to share long form pieces, past faves, and less traditional journalistic sportswriting work. Articles referencing news and current events should be their own threads or go into the corresponding sport thread if you don’t feel it’s worth a new thread. This is about the really standout sportswriting itself.
I’ll start – some faves:
Legitimately all of Free Darko. This website changed basketball journalism and sports journalism at large, opened the door for a truly stunning amount of creativity in the medium. One of the most important Sports Sites of the 00s.