Sports Wars

Wondery

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Sports rivalries can fuel fans and athletes to fight and argue for years. But what’s the real story behind these epic battles?From Wondery, the company behind “Business Wars” and “American Scandal” comes SPORTS WARS, a new series that offers an immer...Show More
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31:10 | Aug 30th, 2019

Blasts. Jacks. Moonshots. Grand salamis. Nothing's quite so mythical as baseball's home run. In 1998, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa reminded the nation of that as they tried to smash into the record boo...Show More

cesarm recommended:

I'm not a sports fan and definitely not a baseball fan. But this series just wrapped and it was really gripping.

28:31 | Jun 19th, 2019

1991. At long last, Michael Jordan beats Isiah Thomas, ends the Bad Boys era, and ushers in a Bulls dynasty. Jordan has the edge over his longtime rival, but that doesn’t mean he’s forgotten the Freez...Show More

cesarm recommended:

Not a sports fan myself but I'm loving the way they are giving the Business Wars treatment to sport rivalries. I'm learning a lot.

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27:45 | Feb 7th

*In light of Kobe Bryant's tragic passing, we're re-airing our series on the rivalry between Kobe and Shaquille O'Neal.* Kobe and Shaq are young, famous, handsomely paid, and diametrically opposed. Sh...Show More

30:58 | Feb 5th

*In light of Kobe Bryant's tragic passing, we're re-airing our series on the rivalry between Kobe and Shaquille O'Neal.*  It’s 1996, and the Los Angeles Lakers are priming for greatness. First the...Show More

33:38 | Jan 31st

Kelvin Washington is an anchor for Spectrum News 1, in Southern California, and can be heard nationally on Fox Sports Radio, among other outlets. He and Dan discuss Kobe Bryant’s legacy and influence,...Show More
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