Popular Press


2016         Wall Street Journal: At the Rio Olympics, Women Athletes Bump Against a Gold Ceiling

2015         Associated Press (AP), The New York Times: Science Shows March Madness Fans Cannot Resist an Underdog

Vox: The science of why we love to root for underdogs

2014        NBC 7 Sports: Home Run milestones in baseball

2012        San Diego Tribune: Hockey fights cause for concern, preventable

2011        The New York Times: Icing Your Own Kicker

                 The National Public Radio (NPR), RadioLab: On the winning side

2010         The New York Times: Opponents’ Timeout Calls Put Heavy Wait on Kickers

                  Slate.com: The Underdog Effect: Why do we love a loser?

                  The Week magazine: Are underdogs overrated?