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Episode 20 - Molly Hensley-Clancy

Washington Post investigative reporter Molly Hensley-Clancy joins the show to discuss her recent reporting of the Spirit's varied off-field troubles

9/2/2021, 11:28 PM

Episode Notes

As promised, here are all the relevant articles brought up in this episode, which are must-reads:

Molly's reporting at the Washington Post on the abuse allegations against Richie Burke (content warning: verbal/emotional abuse) and her piece written with Steven Goff on the Spirit's ongoing ownership struggle.

Kelsey McKinney's piece on what went down between Spirit supporters, the team, and event staff at Sunday's game.

The episode of the Butterfly Road podcast in which Lindsey Horan talks about the body-shaming experiences she had playing for Farid Benstiti. (content warning: body-shaming)

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