By the Blouin News Sports staff


Standout performances, international rivalries and deals behind the scenes. A global perspective on the world of sports, written by the Blouin News staff. Also featuring our contributing bloggers: Andrew Cothren, Joseph Hammond and Aaron Timms.


Kellin Bliss is Sports editor of Blouin News.






Andrew Cothren’s writing has appeared in Eleven Eleven, Drunken Boat, and The Legendary. He is one of the founding editors of Crown Journal. More of his writing can be found at He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.