ESPN The Magazine - December 25, 2017

Men's Interest, Sports
ESPN The Magazine is for the NEXT generation of sports fans who want to stay on top of the athletes, teams, topics and upcoming events in their own sports world. We celebrate not only sports, but the cultures and lifestyles that are an integral part of them - all with ESPN's unique personality and authority.

THE UNIVERSITY OF ADIDAS AT LOUISVILLE How a powerhouse was leveled amid charges of institutional corruption.

THE GREATEST STORY EVER TROLLED Sixers breakout star Joel Embiid has a weapon beyond his skills that helps him dominate: his voice.

THE TRUTH The Sixers, Astros and their ilk should be excoriated, not celebrated, for tanking.

FORWARD PROGRESS Jared Goff leads the NFC West–leading Rams in the right direction.