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Best of Sports Design 2013: Call For Entries

Gather your best sports work of 2013 as SND is partnering with SportsDesigner for the second year to bring you this competition.

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Behind the Boston Globe’s postseason Red Sox coverage

Before lead sports designer Luke Knox heads to the Boston Globe graphics department as a full-time graphic artist, we asked him to share some of their pages from the Red Sox’ World Series run.

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A look at a weekend of Cardinals’ coverage in the Post-Dispatch

The St. Louis Cardinals are two games up in the NLCS against the Los Angeles Dodgers, with game three tonight in LA, so we asked the team at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch to share some of their weekend pages.

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A look at the LA Times’ playoff preview

Leading up to the start of the Dodgers’ series against the Atlanta Braves, the LA Times released an eight-page preview section, anchored around an illustration by Moscow-based Evgeny Parfenov. We asked deputy design director Derek Simmons to give us a look at a few of the pages.

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A look at The Cleveland Plain Dealer’s Wild Card Special Section

Before tonight’s American League Wild Card showdown between the Cleveland Indians and the Tampa Bay Rays, here’s a look at the special section in today’s Cleveland Plain Dealer.

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Boston strong

The Patriots’ season-ending quarter. The Celtics coaching change. The Boston Marathon’s tragic finish. The Bruins’ run to the Stanley Cup Finals. The Red Sox unexpected lead. Luke Knox, lead sports designer at The Boston Globe, shares what it’s like designing for an intense year in Boston sports.

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Catching up with Vince Chiaramonte

As design director at The Buffalo News, Vince Chiaramonte has had a history of producing award-winning pages with a firm hold on the paper’s very specific visual identity. Now, he’s working to bring that identity from their section fronts and special sections to their front page designs and digital products.

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Designing for the worst team in baseball

The Houston Astros have certainly had an interesting season, if not completely successful. SND asked Jason Baum, lead sports designer at the Houston Chronicle, to share some of his season highlights.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Sports Designer of the Year

We bring the Best of Sports Design 2012 to a conclusion by recognizing the individual whose work rose to the top of the industry in 2012.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: An Assessment

What we did and did not learn from the Best of Sports Design’s first year here at SND.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Editors’ Choice III

The final round of Editors’ Choice awards from the Best of Sports Design 2012. Today: Live Game Covers, Special Section Covers and Enterprise/Feature Centerpiece.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Editors’ Choice II

The second round of Editors’ Choice winners in the Best of Sports Design 2012. Today, we reveal the multi-page winners.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Editors’ Choice I

First set of Editors’ Choice winners in the Best of Sports Design 2012.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Special Section Covers

This is it, friends: The final category in Best of Sports Design 2012 is Special Section Covers.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Live Game Covers

Winners in the Live Game Covers category of the Best of Sports Design 2012.

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Best of Sports Design 2012: Enterprise/Feature Centerpiece

Winners in the Enterprise/Feature Centerpiece category of the Best of Sports Design 2012.