First female athlete with her own Nike shoe. Three Olympic gold medals. First player signed to the WNBA. Three-time WNBA MVP.
So ... You Want the Real Story?
The Players’ Tribune is a new media company that provides athletes with a platform to connect directly with their fans, in their own words. Founded by Derek Jeter, The Players’ Tribune publishes first-person articles from athletes, providing unique insight into the daily sports conversation. Through impactful and powerful long- and short-form articles, video series and podcasts, The Players’ Tribune brings fans closer than ever to the games they love.
This is what was actually going on. This is the real Vince Young.
What happened to Gracie Gold? From the highs of the Olympics to nearly abandoning her sport, this is her story - the one you haven’t heard.
Dubbed the "Jewish Jordan," Tamir Goodman's life story is a constant balancing act between his faith and his love of the game.
Oksana Masters is a survivor and a gold medalist. But she doesn't want to be defined by how you see her. She's uniquely herself.
The legendary NFL receiver explores the journey through his Hall of Fame career and how he became the infamous 'T.O.'
Since Eddy Curry entered the NBA, his story's been shaped by people who can't imagine the pain he's endured. This is the real Eddy Curry.
Arguably the most influential basketball player in NBA history looks back on his life, his legacy and his hero, Michael Jordan. This is the real Allen Iverson.