HOCKEY

The Tragedy That Killed a Stanley Cup

In 1919, the Spanish Flu threw the Stanley Cup into a tailspin.

The NHL Needs a Slapshot of Youth

Can hockey’s humble, anti-diva identity connect with Gen Z viewers?.

Beyond the Battle for L.A.: The Underappreciated NBA Storylines

After a massive shakeup, the wide-open NBA has something for everyone.

How US Women's Soccer Can Survive Its Biggest Test in Years

Coach Jill Ellis will need to get creative against France, because the global talent gap has closed.

OZY TV

Real Talk Real Change

Compelling conversations on race to meet the moment.

This Hockey Streaming Star Gets Sponsored Like a Player

Andrew “Nasher” Telfer’s live video games and trick shot videos have made him a star — and brands want in.

Looking for an NBA Finals MVP Pick? It’s Dray Day

The Draymond Green-Kawhi Leonard matchup will determine the outcome of this Finals — with or without Kevin Durant.

Why the Stanley Cup Will Be Won With the Power Play

Don’t be fooled by its decreasing deployment: The power play will be critical to both the Boston Bruins and St.

For Postseason Drama, Hockey Trumps NBA

Face it: Golden State is almost certainly winning the NBA title.

The NBA's Future: Big-Market Superteams vs. Rising Stars

Zion Williamson going to New Orleans — and not New York — is good for the league.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

How an LA Sister Act Will Take Over Hoops This Summer

With Chiney and Nneka Ogwumike teamed up under coach Derek Fisher, Los Angeles has a WNBA superteam.

Is NHL Playoff Mayhem Hurting the League?

A slew of first-round upsets has deprived hockey of its biggest stars, but its appeal goes beyond big names.

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