1. Dwight Howard Reportedly Will Attend Team USA's Minicamp

    Dwight Howard will be among the stars heading to Las Vegas for the United States men's basketball team minicamp starting on Aug. 11, per ESPN.com's Marc Stein . This comes a little over a day after Yahoo Sports' Marc J...

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  2. Louganis Contemplates His, Jenner's Journeys

    Greg Louganis said he was unaware of fellow Olympian Bruce Jenner's gender identity struggle when their paths crossed at the Summer 1976 Games and in later years...

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  3. Beijing to Host 2022 Winter Olympics

    Beijing has been chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, beating the challenge of Kazakhstan city Almaty.....

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  4. Chad Johnson's Daughter Is Incinerating the Junior Track and Field Circuit

    Since leaving the NFL in 2011, Chad Johnson has enjoyed a nice Canadian quasi-retirement with the Montreal Alouettes ...

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  5. 2016 Summer Olympics Venues Reportedly Have Highly Contaminated Water

    Brazil is often lauded for its beautiful and pristine beaches, but the harsh reality is that athletes competing in outdoor water sports could be at risk during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

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  6. Rio Olympic Water Poses Serious Health Risks

    The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first Games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro...

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  7. Almaty or Beijing? IOC Set to Choose 2022 Winter Olympic Host

    The differences between 2022 Winter Olympic host city finalists Almaty, Kazakhstan, and Beijing start with size. Look at the nations' most famous athletes on hand for the International Olympic Committee vote in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday...

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  8. Much to His Chagrin, Bolt Swaps Mickey D's for Veggies

    (CNN)He sprinted his way to fame at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, winning three gold medals and setting a trio of world records -- and all powered by a diet of fast food.....

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  9. Beijing 2022 Tries to Boost It's Candidacy

    On the eve of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) electing the Host City for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the Beijing 2022 Bid has expressed its excitement about the opportunity to present is vision for the Games with IOC members...

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  10. 2022 Winter Games Down to 2 Cities

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  11. World Champion Biles Turns Pro at Age 18

    Two-time reigning World all-around gymnastics champion Simone Biles turned professional, signing with Octagon, the same agency that represents Michael Phelps...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 255 reads 0 comments

  12. Wambach: I Plan on Playing for Team USA at Rio

    U.S. women's national team forward Abby Wambach says she still plans on playing at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, she told a local Fox affiliate in her native Rochester, N...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 227 reads 0 comments

  13. Rights Groups Urge IOC Against Beijing Olympics

    Several rights groups wrote open letters to the International Olympic Committee this week, advising it not to award the 2022 winter Games to Beijing at a secret ballot to determine the host country Friday...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  14. IOC: Boston Failed to Deliver 'Promises' to USOC

    International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach placed the blame on the city of Boston for its failed bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, saying officials failed to make good on ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  15. US Olympic Hero Craig to Auction off Memorabiia

    NEW YORK (AP) -- The American flag that goalie Jim Craig wrapped around his shoulders after the U.S. Miracle on Ice victory at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics is on the auction block...

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  16. Miller Still Unsure on Future Despite Reports

    Bode Miller's plans for the 2015-16 season have not been decided, his longtime agent Lowell Taub said in an email Tuesday, following a report last week that Miller said he would take at least one year off from Alpine skiing...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 59 reads 0 comments

  17. Russia Claims It's Been Suspended by FIBA

    The Russian basketball federation posted a letter on its website saying it's been suspended by FIBA due to its management issues, which could impact its Rio 2016 Olympic qualification hopes...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 62 reads 0 comments

  18. Why No One Wants to Host the Olympics

    Boston revealed Monday afternoon that it had withdrawn itself from consideration to host the 2024 Summer Olympics...

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  19. Females to Compete with High Testosterone Levels?

    The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled today that Dutee Chand, a 19-year-old Indian sprinter, could continue to race despite her higher-than-normal levels of testosterone...

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  20. IOC President Confident U.S. Will Still Bid for 2024 Games

    International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach expressed confidence Tuesday that the U.S. Olympic Committee will still bid for the 2024 Olympics after dropping Boston as its bid city Monday...

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  21. Beijing Faces Same Old Questions Ahead of Vote

    KUALA LUMPUR: Two of China's most storied winter Olympic athletes faced tough questions about Beijing bid's for the 2022 Winter Games — namely about air pollution and a lack of snow...

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  22. USOC Hopes for Another City to Bid on 2024 Games

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  23. 2024 Olympics: Boston Won't Pursue Bid to Host Games

    Boston's controversial bid for the 2024 Olympic Games is over before it even got off the ground. The organizers confirmed the decision Monday via Twitter, while an Associated Press report stated the U...

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  24. Report: USOC Ends Effort to Bring 2024 Games to Boston

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  25. Sprinter Wins Right to Compete in Court Case

    A female sprinter barred from international competition because her natural levels of testosterone were judged by track and field officials to be in the range of men must be allowed to compete, the final appeals court for global sports ruled on Monday...

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