1. 5 Teams That Will Give Team USA the Biggest Problems During FIBA World Cup

    Team USA's 12-man roster for the FIBA World Cup is set, and now, all that's left of a summer's worth of uncertainty is the lingering question of whether this crop of Americans can cruise through international competition like most of the ones before it..

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 53,800 reads 96 comments

  2. Usain Bolt Sets World Indoor 100-Meter Record in Warsaw National Stadium

    Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt set a world indoor 100-meter record over the weekend in Warsaw, Poland. With a time of 9.98 seconds, Bolt continued his historic career on the track after an injury-plagued season thus far...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 86,662 reads 67 comments

  3. Video: Bolt Sets World Record for Indoor 100M

    Usain Bolt returned to form on Saturday, busting an indoor world record in Warsaw by finishing a race at 9.98 and blowing away the competition...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 2 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  4. Phelps Caps Comeback with Another Gold Medal

    Michael Phelps completed his comeback meet in international competition with a gold medal in the medley relay to cap off a Sunday night program that kicked off with Katie Ledecky setting ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 2 months ago 446 reads 0 comments

  5. Bolt Pulls out of Zurich 100M, Won't Compete Again This Year

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 2 months ago 318 reads 0 comments

  6. U.S. Teen Ledecky Sets Another World Record

    GOLD COAST, Australia -- Katie Ledecky sliced almost six seconds off her own world mark in the women's 1,500-meter freestyle on Sunday, winning in 15 minutes, 28...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 380 reads 0 comments

  7. Phelps Reaches 200 IM Final, Knocks out Lochte

    Michael Phelps overhauled U.S. teammate Ryan Lochte late in their preliminary heat Sunday, qualifying for the 200 medley final at the Pan Pacific championships at the expense of his friend and longtime rival...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 months ago 510 reads 0 comments

  8. Michael Phelps Wins Gold in 100-Meter Butterfly at Pan Pacific Championships

    Michael Phelps ' comeback is starting to pick up some serious steam. The 22-time Olympic medalist (18 golds) took first in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships on Saturday, which are taking place in Gold Coast, Australia...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 37,920 reads 4 comments

  9. Phelps Edges Lochte for 100M Butterfly Gold

    GOLD COAST, Australia -- The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  10. Ledecky Breaks 400M Freestyle World Record

    GOLD COAST, Australia -- Katie Ledecky lowered her own world record in the women's 400-meter freestyle to win the Pan Pacific championships title in 3 minutes, 58.37 seconds on Saturday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 846 reads 0 comments

  11. Michael Phelps Wins 1st Gold in Return to International Competition

    Michael Phelps first re-entered the world of swimming as an active competitor four months ago, but Friday marked his return to golden form...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 12,194 reads 4 comments

  12. Anthony Davis Will Be Team USA's Backbone at 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Many 21-year-olds are figuring out how to pass one of their final college courses, working to escape their parents' basement or starting to make a living while striking out on their own...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 10,563 reads 10 comments

  13. P&G Gymnastics Championships 2014: Tracking Women's Results, Standings, Winners

    When it comes to gymnastics, particularly women’s gymnastics, the Olympics get all the glory. The winners take home lifelong memories, valuable medals and incredible fame, at least for the rest of that year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 3,822 reads 0 comments

  14. Paralyzed Olympian Amy Van Dyken-Rouen Walks Again Thanks to Robotic Harness

    Once again, cutting-edge technology is changing the lives of those living with impaired motor function. Two months after the world watched a disabled teen in a robotic exoskeleton ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 2 months ago 5,811 reads 0 comments

  15. What Do NBA Players Learn While Playing for Team USA?

    CHICAGO — DeMarcus Cousins went down with a knee injury on the first day of Team USA’s stint in Chicago. But there was no way he was going to leave the team—there’s far too much value in the experience...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 2 months ago 4,014 reads 6 comments

  16. No Easy Answers in NBA's International Competition Conundrum

    The tragic broken leg Paul George suffered during a Team USA scrimmage in Las Vegas may not be a game-changer in terms of international competition, but it was certainly a conversation-starter...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 2 months ago 26,841 reads 43 comments

  17. Pan Pacific Championships Women's Events Preview

    Missy Franklin must overcome the Australians at home and a troublesome back. Katie Ledecky may only be able to measure herself against her own world records...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 135 reads 0 comments

  18. Pan Pacific Championships Men's Events Preview

    The U.S. swimming headlines have largely focused on the big four in recent weeks — Phelps, Lochte, Franklin, Ledecky — but, in Australia, the most anticipated event of the biggest meet of the year is a showdown between two other swimmers...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 206 reads 0 comments

  19. Michael Phelps Scratches First Two Events of Pan Pacs

    Michael Phelps won't compete on the first day of the Pan Pacific Championships, pulling out of the 200m freestyle and 100m backstroke...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 603 reads 0 comments

  20. Is Katie Ledecky the Greatest Freestyler of All-Time

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 234 reads 0 comments

  21. Team USA Basketball Schedule: Breaking Down World Cup 2014 Slate

    Anytime the United States sends a basketball team filled with NBA talent to an international event, it is expected to come away with the championship. The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be no different...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 5,508 reads 0 comments

  22. USA vs. Dominican Republic: Time, TV Schedule, World Cup 2014 Exhibition Preview

    After taking care of Brazil 95-78 in Chicago on Saturday night, the United States men's basketball team is heading to New York to face the Dominican Republic in another exhibition game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 9,351 reads 20 comments

  23. We Remember: 20 August 2008 and 2009, When Usain Bolt Broke 200M Records

    Usain Bolt has redefined sprinting, with some incredible performances and some world records it's hard to imagine beating...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 2 months ago 7,234 reads 3 comments

  24. 5 Things Team USA Must Prove Before 2014 FIBA World Cup Begins

    Following a 95-78 thumping of Brazil that allowed Derrick Rose to debut in front of his hometown faithful, Team USA only has three more tune-up games before the 2014 FIBA World Cup kicks off in earnest...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 25,949 reads 59 comments

  25. Should Team USA Consider an Age Limit?

    CHICAGO — Team USA is as young as it's been in quite some time. After a string of opt-outs and injuries, the squad is left with few veterans, reminding us of a concept floated years ago...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 2 months ago 6,523 reads 16 comments