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Stephen Curry Doubts Moon Landings. NASA Offers to Show Him the Rocks.

It has been a big 24 hours for Stephen Curry. His team was named Sports Illustrated’s “Sportsperson of the Year,” he was named the Western Conference’s player of the week, and his comments denying the moon landing happened made him the enemy of science teachers everywhere. Curry, who recently returned from injury and rejoined the…

On Pro Football: Patriots Were One Step From the Top. Then the Unthinkable Happened.

It was just past 4 p.m. Eastern on a chaotic N.F.L. Sunday and the entire A.F.C. playoff landscape looked as if it was about to be startlingly upended. Worse, for those who wouldn’t mind a little unpredictability, the future suddenly looked all too familiar. The Kansas City Chiefs, the kings of the conference for months…

Atlanta United Wins M.L.S. Cup. Now Comes the Hard Part.

ATLANTA — In the two years since its soccer party kicked off for real, Atlanta United has led a dreamlike existence. In a region few predicted would embrace the sport, it has at last produced, in vibrant fashion, the scenes American soccer fans have long envisioned: games being played in a gleaming new home; tens…