About This Week's Cover
Sidney Crosby is still only 25 years old even though he has dominated hockey for what feels like years. Michael Rosenberg explores just what exactly makes Crosby so amazing and why he continues to be the crown jewel of the NHL.
College Athlete of the Year
There's a new award on the college sports landscape: This year, SI is selecting its inaugural men's and women;s College Athlete of the Year. SI editors selected five male and five female athletes who have achieved athletic distinction and have had an outsized impact in the classroom or in their communities. Beginning on May 8, fans can go to
Orb's victory at The Kentucky Derby was a redemptive moment for a longtime trainer and two owners who had never experienced such joy before Saturday's win. Be sure to check in with Tim Layden as he recaps all the action for SI Video.
Stephen Curry has emerged as one of the NBA playoffs' most exciting players, and Chris Ballard has more on the three-point specialist who is one of the NBA's deadliest shooters. With each conference semifinal looking like it could go six to seven games, SI.com has all the coverage you need to stay up on what should be a thrilling next few weeks.
Yoenis Cespedes has battled some injury troubles, but his startling production at the plate has led to other teams signing hot Cuban prospects. With Jorge Soler and Yasiel Puig rocketing up the minor leagues, can we expect more Cuban position players to be superstars? Ben Reiter examines the possibility.