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The first daily sports news podcast that covers everything from the world stage to the hometown. The Athletic, home to the best storytelling in sports, and Wondery, the company behind “Sports Wars” and “Gladiator,” take you beyond the box score. With the help of The Athletic’s more than 400 sports writers and editors, co-hosts Kavitha Davidson and Anders Kelto dive deep into the biggest and most fascinating stories of the day. New episodes every weekday morning. The Lead. Sports up close.

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A highlight from Two College Football Powerhouses, An Angry Commissioner, And The Big 12's Uncertain Future

A highlight from Two College Football Powerhouses, An Angry Commissioner, And The Big 12's Uncertain Future

A highlight from Two College Football Powerhouses, An Angry Commissioner, And The Big 12's Uncertain Future

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A highlight from At The Olympics, Who Gets To Compete As A Woman?

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A highlight from A Tough Road To Gold For The U.S. Women's Soccer Team

A highlight from A Tough Road To Gold For The U.S. Women's Soccer Team

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A highlight from Tokyo Olympics: The Good, The Bad, And The Just Plain Weird

A highlight from Tokyo Olympics: The Good, The Bad, And The Just Plain Weird

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The Sky High Ceiling of Cade Cunningham

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A Tricycle, Pickles, and a Backyard Pool: Katie Ledeckys Olympic Training

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A highlight from Allyson Felix's Transformation After The Nike Fallout

A highlight from Allyson Felix's Transformation After The Nike Fallout

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A highlight from Is It Panic Time For U.S. Mens Basketball?

A highlight from Is It Panic Time For U.S. Mens Basketball?

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A highlight from The Best (And Worst) NFL Offseason Moves

A highlight from The Best (And Worst) NFL Offseason Moves

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A highlight from Its Only Leadership If People Follow: Chris Paul's Evolution As A Leader

A highlight from Its Only Leadership If People Follow: Chris Paul's Evolution As A Leader

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A highlight from Its Coming Home: The Song That Divides Soccer Fans

A highlight from Its Coming Home: The Song That Divides Soccer Fans

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A highlight from The Kids Broke The Spelling Bee. Now Scripps Is Doubling Down

A highlight from The Kids Broke The Spelling Bee. Now Scripps Is Doubling Down

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The Giants Are Baseballs Biggest Surprise. Can It Last?

The Giants Are Baseballs Biggest Surprise. Can It Last?

The Giants Are Baseballs Biggest Surprise. Can It Last?

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A highlight from Dynasty, Delayed? How Patience Has Paid Off For The Tampa Bay Lightning

A highlight from Dynasty, Delayed? How Patience Has Paid Off For The Tampa Bay Lightning

A highlight from Dynasty, Delayed? How Patience Has Paid Off For The Tampa Bay Lightning

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Fernando Tatis Jr. and the 'Statue Contract'

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How Kyle Schwarber Learned To "Unleash the Beast"

How Kyle Schwarber Learned To "Unleash the Beast"

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Can Khris Middleton Carry the Bucks?

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A highlight from How Italy Came Back From The Brink

A highlight from How Italy Came Back From The Brink

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A highlight from How Italy Came Back From The Brink

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A highlight from Special Investigation: What's Causing The Mass Exodus From Syracuse Women's Basketball

A highlight from Special Investigation: What's Causing The Mass Exodus From Syracuse Women's Basketball

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Why NHL Legends Marvel at Tampa Bay's Nikita Kucherov

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