TV Archive

Could climate change kill sports? w/Madeleine Orr
Could climate change kill sports? w/Madeleine Orr

May 21, 2024
Professor Madeleine Orr joins Edge of Sports to discuss these questions and other topics addressed in her book, Warming Up: How Climate Change is Changing Sports.

Sports betting is so much worse than you think w/Danny Funt
Sports betting is so much worse than you think w/Danny Funt

May 13, 2024
Sports journalist Danny Funt joins Edge of Sports to discuss the phenomenon and his upcoming book on the subject.

Former A's Bruce Maxwell calls out Oakland A's owner John Fisher for Vegas move
Former A's Bruce Maxwell calls out Oakland A's owner John Fisher for Vegas move

May 2, 2024
Former A's catcher Bruce Maxwell joins Edge of Sports to discuss the move, its impact on the local community and workers, and the trajectory of his own career and the place of the A's in his life story.

The OJ Simpson trial: 30 years later
The OJ Simpson trial: 30 years later

April 18, 2024
TRNN Editor-in-Chief Maximillian Alvarez joins Dave Zirin on 'Edge of Sports TV' for a retrospective on the OJ trial and its consequences.

Venture capital and the 'Sports Illustrated' debacle
Venture capital and the 'Sports Illustrated' debacle

April 10, 2024
Washington Post National Sports Culture and Politics Reporter Michael Lee joins Edge of Sports for a frank talk on the putrid effects of venture capital and hedge funds on sports media, Black Lives Matter in sports, and more.

'The Real Hoosiers': Crispus Attucks High's historic wins
'The Real Hoosiers': Crispus Attucks High's historic wins

April 2, 2024
Veteran Sports Illustrated journalist Jack McCallum joins Edge of Sports to discuss the Crispus Attucks team's historic wins, which is the subject of his book, The Real Hoosiers.

Angel Reese, Brittney Griner, and the politics of race and gender
Angel Reese, Brittney Griner, and the politics of race and gender

March 27, 2024
University of Louisville Assistant Professor Dr. Ajhanai Keaton joins Edge of Sports to discuss the cultural flashpoints around Reese and Griner, and what they tell us about the state of the US today.

The racist history of the Kansas City 'Chiefs'
The racist history of the Kansas City 'Chiefs'

March 20, 2024
Radio host Rhonda LeValdo, a co-founder of the organization Not In Our Honor, joins Edge of Sports for a frank discussion on the racist history of the Kansas City football team, and why its name should be changed.

 US marathon runner waves Palestinian flag at Olympic trials
US marathon runner waves Palestinian flag at Olympic trials

March 9, 2024
Jesse Joseph, one of the athletes at the center of the recent display of solidarity at the Olympic trials, joins Edge of Sports to explain his and his fellow athletes' actions, and discuss how Palestine could figure in the upcoming games.

Vince McMahon history of misogyny examined
Vince McMahon history of misogyny examined

March 2, 2024