/Five Questions | S1 E15: Talking Sports with Bleacher Report’s Christina Tapper

Five Questions | S1 E15: Talking Sports with Bleacher Report’s Christina Tapper


Shawn Hardie talks to Bleacher Report deputy editor Christina Tapper about how she became interested in sports journalism as a kid (4:40 mark), covering sports at Rutgers (10:40) & getting her foot in the door at Sports Illustrated for Kids (20:50). They also discuss the difference in coverage between women’s and men’s sports, particularly why women’s basketball isn’t received the same as men’s basketball (29:10), while women’s tennis is as much of a draw as men’s tennis (41:20).