Norman Chad: Most recent columns

Who is the most dominant athlete in his game over the last decade?
Golfer Bernhard Langer, of course. It’s a senior world, my friends. The rest of us just live by the laws they make.
Mayweather-McGregor mega-fight is taxing the limits of incredulity
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2017; 5:27 PM)
What would happen if President Trump’s tweets stuck to sports?
(The Washington Post, August 13, 2017; 4:54 PM)
A brilliant solution to wash away bowling’s troubles
(The Washington Post, August 6, 2017; 5:00 PM)
Animal cruelty has given me a change of heart on dog sporting competitions
(The Washington Post, June 25, 2017; 1:25 PM)
Sure, Puerto Rico, become the 51st state. Now about those national teams ...
(The Washington Post, June 11, 2017; 1:59 PM)
A day in the life of Mr. Met: It’s not just a sweaty costume and obscene gestures
(The Washington Post, June 4, 2017; 3:51 PM)
From arm wrestling to Charles Barkley: 23 more reasons why sports on TV remain compelling
(The Washington Post, May 28, 2017; 5:33 PM)
Jockstraps and condescension: Sportswriting isn’t exactly a dream job
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2017; 2:31 PM)
The 2024 Olympics in Los Angeles? No, thanks.
(The Washington Post, May 14, 2017; 2:09 PM)
Adam Jones’s Fenway Park moment illuminates dearth of black players in baseball
(The Washington Post, May 7, 2017; 3:39 PM)
What’s worse, the NFL draft or kidney stones? Couch Slouch makes the call.
(The Washington Post, April 30, 2017; 3:32 PM)
Rory McIlroy, forget wedded bliss. You’re now playing from the rough.
(The Washington Post, April 23, 2017; 4:34 PM)
The baseball GM’s office, where the young Ivy Leaguers roam
(The Washington Post, April 16, 2017; 3:48 PM)
America’s team is the Utah Jazz, and the rest of Couch Slouch’s NBA playoffs primer
(The Washington Post, April 9, 2017; 3:25 PM)
Las Vegas and the Raiders are a match made in ... America
(The Washington Post, April 2, 2017; 4:16 PM)
Here’s a simple solution to the NBA’s resting-stars-in-big-games problem
(The Washington Post, March 26, 2017; 2:17 PM)
Spoiler alert: 20-year study of baseball games shows that jet-lagged teams suffer
(The Washington Post, March 19, 2017; 2:57 PM)
Before you lose faith in humanity, realize there are ice hockey players in Kenya
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2017; 2:03 PM)
In the NBA, they play the feud almost as often as the games
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2017; 2:17 PM)