supreme court

Basketball

Brett Kavanaugh's Calendar Shows His Teams Took a Lot of Ls

The calendar includes two Washington Bullets games, several high school games, and a golf tournament.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.26.18
GAMBLING

Here's What You Need to Know about Legalized Sports Betting

Some states, like New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania could have legalized gambling as early as the football season.
Steve Silver
5.14.18
GAMBLING

Handicapping the Supreme Court Votes on Sports Betting Case

The Supreme Court has decided to hear New Jersey's cases for legalized sports betting. Here's how we think the Justices will wind up ruling.
Steve Silver
7.4.17
NFL

Supreme Court Ruling Likely To Impact Washington 'Redskins' Trademark Case

Washington previously had six trademarks denied based on the Lanham Act, which directs the Patent office to refuse registering offensive trademarks.
Sean Newell
6.19.17
Donald Trump

How Donald Trump's SCOTUS Pick, Neil Gorsuch, Could Shape The Future of Sports

In the near future, the Supreme Court could hear important cases on legalized sports gambling, college athlete pay-for-play, and Deflategate-style arbitration. Here's how Trump's new nominee could tilt the legal playing field.
Steve Silver
2.7.17
new jersey

The Supreme Court Just Asked The Trump Administration To Weigh In On Legal Sports Betting In New Jersey

​New Jersey's long-shot bid to legalize sports betting has reached the Supreme Court, and could be hurt or helped by Trump's pick for Solicitor General.
Steve Silver
1.17.17
notorious rgb

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Trashes Colin Kaepernick’s Anthem Protest

During an interview with Yahoo's Katie Couric, Supreme Court Justice and noted liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg called NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick's recent protests "dumb and disrespectful."
Dave Brown
10.10.16
jim harbaugh

Crazy-Intense Weirdo Mr. Harbaugh Goes to Washington

Jim Harbaugh went to Washington, D.C. and met with several justices of the Supreme Court. "Very memorable," he gushed.
Sean Newell
8.3.15
Twitter

​While Business And Sports Celebrated #LoveWins, The NFL Chose The Sidelines

While MLS and corporate America celebrated last week's Supreme Court marriage equality ruling on social media, the NFL and other leagues kept mostly quiet. Why?
Ted Philipakos
7.2.15
Baseball

Brain Doping, Baseball, and a Supreme Court Justice's Crystal Ball

About 10 percent of MLB players are allowed to use cognitive-enhancing drugs. This is happening with MLB's full consent. How did we get here?
Ryan M. Rodenberg
2.23.15