Dustin Parkes
Features Editor


Editor. Writer. Former political speech-writer. Covering special events and the places where sports and social issues intertwine. Likes: Madison Bumgarner, Siem De Jong, Ray Bourque, history books and using fewer words to express new ideas.


The most memorable sports moment from the '90s: Magic Johnson announces he's HIV-positive
Jul 18, 7:57 AM
World Cup Daily Brief: The final
Jul 13, 9:41 AM
VIDEO: Robin van Persie gives captain's armband to Dutch super fan
Jul 12, 7:29 PM
How Sports Illustrated got the LeBron scoop
Jul 11, 6:51 PM
VIDEO: Robert Lewandowski pulls off the sickest move at Bayern Munich training
Jul 11, 5:02 PM
How falling in love with the Dutch makes it hurt so good
Jul 11, 12:01 AM
VIDEO: How Germany saw their semi-final match vs. Brazil
Jul 10, 11:33 PM
You'll never guess who Neymar will be cheering for in the World Cup final
Jul 10, 10:35 PM
This video proves Arjen Robben isn't a cyborg, but rather a human who consoles his son when he cries
Jul 9, 8:31 PM
Germany vs. Brazil semi-final was the most watched television program in German history
Jul 9, 11:54 AM
Netherlands Squad Report: Enjoy this moment while it lasts
Jul 9, 9:14 AM
Scolari on epic loss to Germany: 'The person responsible is me'
Jul 8, 7:25 PM
Louis van Gaal: Nigel de Jong can play if he responds well to today's training
Jul 8, 2:13 PM
Robin van Persie questionable for semi-final vs. Argentina due to stomach problems
Jul 8, 1:51 PM
Robin van Persie trains separately from squad; receives pep-talk from Louis van Gaal
Jul 8, 1:13 PM
Report: Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong could be available for semi-final vs. Argentina
Jul 8, 12:14 PM
Netherlands Squad Report: What can be done without Ron Vlaar?
Jul 8, 9:17 AM
Match Hospitality director arrested in connection with illegal ticket resales
Jul 7, 11:38 PM
Report: Ron Vlaar is doubtful for Netherlands vs. Argentina semifinal clash
Jul 7, 2:42 PM
VIDEO: This aerial view of Messi's perfect pass vs. Belgium is bonkers
Jul 7, 12:51 PM