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Remembering Sports Writing Legend Frank Deford

Sports writing giant Frank Deford died this week at the age of 78. Reactions to his passing have poured in as members of the sports media tip their cap to one of the most influential writers in the history of the industry. Here is a small taste of the remembrances from some of the best […]

USBWA Inducts All-Star Class to its Hall of Fame

By Mark Alewine

The United States Basketball Writers Association welcomed four greats of the sports writing industry into its Hall of Fame.

It was a Hall of Fame class for the ages, headlined by a giant in world of sports media. Frank Deford of Sports Illustrated is a six-time Sportswriter of the Year recipient by […]