1. Los Angeles Named US Bid City for 2024 Olympics: Latest Details, Comments

    Los Angeles will carry the torch for the United States as the International Olympic Committee considers a host for the 2024 Summer Olympics. The U.S. Olympic Team confirmed Tuesday on Twitter that L...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 19,142 reads 41 comments

  2. 2016 Olympic Games Organizers to Test Contaminated Venue Water for Viruses

    Organizers for the 2016 Summer Olympics will reportedly administer viral tests to the water in Rio de Janeiro to determine whether it will be suitable for competitions, per Rob Harris of the Associated Press (via ABCNews...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 days ago 470 reads 1 comments

  3. Japan Redesigning 2020 Olympic Games Logo After Plagiarism Allegations

    Tokyo Olympic organizers announced on Tuesday they would be getting rid of the current Olympic logo for the 2020 Games amid allegations that its creator, Kenjiro Sano, plagiarized ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 1,003 reads 1 comments

  4. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Sunday Results and Final Medal Table

    Kenya’s Asbel Kiprop took gold in the men’s 1,500 metres at the IAAF World Championships on Sunday, as the curtain fell on an enthralling nine days of action...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 6 days ago 17,731 reads 1 comments

  5. Usain Bolt Discusses Retirement After 2016 Olympic Games

    Six-time Olympic gold-medal sprinter Usain Bolt will definitely be running in the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but retirement may be beckoning soon thereafter. In an interview with BBC Radio 5 live (via BBC...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 days ago 6,954 reads 11 comments

  6. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Thursday

    Usain Bolt is a 10-time world champion, as the Jamaican sprinter stormed to a stunning victory in the final of the men's 200-metre dash at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing on Thursday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 days ago 27,514 reads 13 comments

  7. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Wednesday

    Usain Bolt ’s dream of a 10th world title is alive and kicking, as the Jamaican sped into the final of the men’s 200 metres on Wednesday at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 10 days ago 18,187 reads 4 comments

  8. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Tuesday

    Usain Bolt sashayed into the semi-finals of the men’s 200 metres at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, winning his heat in a time of 20.28 seconds on Tuesday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 11 days ago 6,091 reads 7 comments

  9. Justin Gatlin's Agent Comments on BBC's 'Biased' Coverage of Usain Bolt's Win

    American sprinter Justin Gatlin is to boycott the British media amid claims of "biased" coverage during the ongoing world athletics championships in Beijing, according to his agent...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 12 days ago 5,401 reads 2 comments

  10. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, August 23, 2015

    Fact: Usain Bolt won the 100-meter race at the IAAF World Championships on Sunday, joining Carl Lewis and Maurice Greene as the only three-time 100-meter world champions...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 13 days ago 46,457 reads 32 comments

  11. Usain Bolt at IAAF World Championships 2015: Result and Time from Sunday

    Usain Bolt narrowly beat rival Justin Gatlin to the gold medal in the 100-metre final of the IAAF World Championships on Sunday, finishing the race with his best time of the season: 9...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 13 days ago 58,234 reads 11 comments

  12. Rio 2016 Events May Be Moved from Polluted Guanabara Bay

    The pollution at Guanabara Bay continues to be a hot topic with the Olympics set to converge on Rio in less than one year, as the latest word is the sailing events could be moved from the area if the water isn't cleaned up...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 13,419 reads 35 comments

  13. IAAF Athletics World Championships 2015: Results and Medal Table After Saturday

    The 2015 IAAF World Championships kicked off at Beijing National Stadium in China on Saturday. The biennial showcase featuring some of the world's best athletes, which runs through next Sunday, consists of 47 track and field events...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 14 days ago 11,856 reads 0 comments

  14. Usain Bolt Comments on Efforts to Clean Up Track and Field

    As Olympic champion Usain Bolt prepares for the world championships, he finds himself immersed in the conversation that has dominated track and field this past year: the issue of doping...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 16 days ago 7,724 reads 12 comments

  15. CONCACAF Olympics Draw Revealed

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  16. Aly Raisman Begins Olympic Ascent with Comeback at US National Championships

    At the age of 21, Aly Raisman is the elder stateswoman of the United States gymnastic team. Over the weekend, she began her mission to prove that younger is not always better on the beams...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 1,030 reads 0 comments

  17. Kobe Bryant's Future with 2016 Rio Olympics Team Discussed by Jerry Colangelo

    As preparations continue for the 2016 United States Olympic basketball team, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo says Kobe Bryant may want his final act to come with a gold medal in Rio next summer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 54,207 reads 207 comments

  18. Team USA Basketball Showcase 2015: Reaction and Takeaways for Blue vs White

    Thirsty hoop fans wandering the basketball wasteland of mid-August stumbled on the oasis of Team USA's Basketball Showcase just in time...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 22 days ago 122,639 reads 170 comments

  19. LeBron's Olympic Decision Should Be a Matter of Choice, Not Duty

    LAS VEGAS — There were only six minutes when LeBron James appeared as if he'd rather be anywhere else Wednesday, and those ticked off — painfully slowly — ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 23 days ago 39,097 reads 127 comments

  20. Team USA Basketball Showcase 2015: TV, Live Stream Schedule for Blue vs. White

    USA basketball has convened in Las Vegas for its 2015 minicamp, and a star-studded roster of NBA talent is slated to hit the floor at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center Thursday evening for an intrasquad scrimmage...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 7,228 reads 1 comments

  21. Ryan Seacrest Will Host NBC's 2016 Rio Olympics Late-Night Coverage

    Ryan Seacrest announced Wednesday on Twitter he will be hosting the late-night coverage of the 2016 Rio Olympics for NBC...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 24 days ago 4,078 reads 15 comments

  22. Jerry Colangelo Comments on LeBron James' Status with 2016 Olympic Team

    After leading the United States Olympic men's basketball team to consecutive gold medals, Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James has a spot on the 2016 squad waiting for him if he decides to play in Rio de Janeiro...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 25 days ago 1,432 reads 0 comments

  23. Nick Symmonds Speaks Out on Being Left Off USA World Championships Team

    Olympic runner Nick Symmonds, who will not be on Team USA during the world track championships that start on August 22, believes he's being blacklisted for his involvement in a dispute concerning athlete endorsement rights...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 26 days ago 59,504 reads 10 comments

  24. Michael Phelps Results from Friday at Phillips 66 National Championships 2015

    Michael Phelps may no longer enjoy the supremacy he once owned over the rest of the swimming world, but the 18-time gold medalist was without equal in the men's 200-meter butterfly ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 28 days ago 24,292 reads 25 comments

  25. Phillips 66 National Championships 2015: Swimming Results from Friday

    After collegiate swimmers took center stage during the first day of competition at the Phillips 66 National Championships in San Antonio, the most decorated Olympian in history hit the pool Friday evening...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 28 days ago 1,665 reads 0 comments