Lucas O'Neill

Lucas O'Neill

Lucas O'Neill is a multimedia journalist living in Brooklyn. He earned his M.S. from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in May 2013.

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Falling For Golf

The world's best players to give the inside scoop on how they fell in love with the game.

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Gospel of St. Vince

Gospel of St. Vince


Nine for IX: Locker Room Revolution

The Nine for IX film "Let Them Wear Towels" tells t...

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Despite autism, Braverman shines on the court

Tristan Braverman, a junior basketball player at Lawrence Woodmere (N.Y.) who was diagnosed with autism as a baby, has become a starter on his high school team.

Biggest of the Little Guys

When Bennett Wilson learned that a 13,000-square-foot warehouse was available for rent on the Brooklyn waterfront, he did everything he could to move in, including cashing out his 401(k) and draining his savings account.

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Greene Hill ready for business

Had you told DK Holland in 2008 that it would take nearly four years for the Greene Hill Food Co-op to open its doors to the public, she probably would have abandoned the project on the spot.

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Rise Above: Courage Okungbowa

A Florida tennis star lived up to his name when he rescued his family from a serious car accident.

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Basketball a refuge for Turner

Dionne Smith couldn't sleep.


With an assist from Parker, 'Benji' documentary debuts

Nearly 30 years after his death, Ben Wilson’s name still resonates in Chicago. Now it will ring out nationwide.

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9/11 serves as backdrop for NYC football tripleheader

In the grand scheme of things, sports are trivial. They're games. Rarely is that more clear than on a day like today, the 10-year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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Hennessey strikes out cancer

Pitcher Michael Hennessey overcame testicular cancer to excel on mound.


Henry rushes for record

Derrick Henry runs for state-record 502 yards and moves to No. 2 on Florida's career list.

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Flashback: Elena Delle Donne's senior season

Today Elena Delle Donne is a superstar junior forward/guard at Delaware. In the fall of 2007, she was preparing for her senior season at the Ursuline Academy (Wilmington, Del.) and was the most highly touted recruit in the nation.

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Four years on the trail

How the recruiting process changes over time for elite boys' basketball recruits.


18 Under 18: Marvin Bracy

ESPNHS magazine's 18 Under 18 recognizes the nation's most incredible teen athletes.