Edge of Sports

Dave Zirin / The Nation

Where sports and politics collide, hosted by Nation magazine Sports Editor Dave Zirin

23:07 | Jan 6th

This week we discuss the towering and complicated legacy of former NBA commissioner David Stern. We look at his success in guiding the league through some its best years as well as his support of noto...Show More

35:18 | Nov 25th, 2019

This week we talk with journalist Natalie Weiner from SB Nation about her recent longform piece on how gun violence has affected youth football around the country. Weiner’s piece is titled, “The Line ...Show More
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49:35 | Nov 18th, 2019

This week we are honored to speak to gold medalist at the 1964 and 1968 Olympics and the first-ever back-to-back gold medalist in the 100 meters, athlete and lifelong activist Wyomia Tyus. Tyus talks ...Show More

43:24 | Nov 11th, 2019

This week we speak to author Andrew Maraniss about his new book Games of Deception about the 1936 US Olympic Basketball team’s foray into the Hitler hosted Berlin Olympics.  We have ‘Choice Words’ abo...Show More

42:52 | Nov 4th, 2019

This week we speak to former Edge of Sports podcast producer Dan Bloom about his experience sitting in Nationals Park as the thousands rose up last Sunday to boo Donald Trump. A longtime Nationals fan...Show More
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