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Sports

Can the Sacramento Kings Get Out of Their Own Way?

This is most talented Kings team in years, despite their devotion to self-sabotage

The 7 Best Non-Terrycloth Bath Towels

Home & Design

The 7 Best Non-Terrycloth Bath Towels

We rank them by fluffiness, affordability and more

Gregg Popovich coaches the San Antonio Spurs

Sports

Would the San Antonio Spurs Be Better Off Without Gregg Popovich?

The Spurs' recent struggles suggest a future that maybe shouldn't include the coaching legend

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Gear

Products of the Week: Millennial-Pink Watches, Tie-Dye Masks and a Wearable AC

The 17 best pieces of garb and gear that crossed our desks this week

Blackbird won't reopen after closing in March

Chicago

Bidding Adieu to Blackbird, A Chicago Institution That Was Worth the Hype

The West Loop fixture helped Chicago’s dining scene take flight

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Menswear

The Long, Slow Death of Brooks Brothers, An American Icon

When and how did it all go so wrong for the brand that created the prep aesthetic?

Brooklyn Brewery's storied taproom in Williamsburg has been closed since early March.

New York

NYC’s Best Craft Breweries Are Torn on Whether to Reopen Their Taprooms

Although outdoor drinking is permitted under Phase 2, some brewers are waiting to resume on-site service

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Home & Design

Become a Plant Person With These Eight Online Houseplant Stores

How to order ferns, orchids, succulents, even citrus trees right to your door

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Booze

Why Rhum — Not Rum — Is the Ideal Base for Summer Cocktails

Plus: How to make a Ti' Punch, which is delicious and impossible to screw up

Markelle Fultz

Sports

What’s the Ceiling for Markelle Fultz and the Magic?

Once the NBA’s biggest joke, the Magic point guard has shown some serious skills in his third season

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Sports

How One NFL Team Psychologist Is Handling a Tumultuous Offseason

Dr. Michael Gervais has worked with Seahawks coach Pete Carroll for the last eight years

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Vehicles

The First Name in Bronco Restorations Is Now Doing Vintage Ford Pickups

We spoke with Seth Burgett, Gateway Bronco’s mastermind, about the new lineup

The Link Between Cristiano Ronaldo and a Dubious Japanese Fitness Brand

Health & Fitness

Cristiano Ronaldo Has a Bridge to Sell You

According to the footballer, a Japanese ab stimulator will help you get the six-pack he sees in the mirror each day

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Food & Drink

This Virtual “School of Spirits” Will Turn You Into a Booze Wiz

During lockdown, Flaviar has opened up its online school to non-members for free

15 Activewear Brands Every Guy Should Know

Style

15 Activewear Brands Every Guy Should Know

It's been a long time since Nike and Adidas were the only games in town

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Sports

Why Would Anybody Invite the Washington Wizards to the NBA’s Restart?

The NBA's restart gives a whole new meaning to "moneyball"