1. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: The Most Exciting Events to Watch

    The USA Track and Field Olympic trials are generally simple—as long as athletes have met the Olympic qualifying standards, then the top three finishers in each event go to Rio...

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  2. Order Restored as Missy Franklin Bounces Back to Qualify for Rio 2016

    Missy Franklin is the incumbent female face of Olympic swimming, but the U.S. Trials at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska were getting a bit awkward for her...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 17 minutes ago 8 reads 0 comments

  3. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: The Top Storylines to Follow

    Teenage phenoms, world records, new kidneys and aging icons—track fandom is about to awaken from its hibernation. If you’re like the vast majority of American sports fans, you do not follow track and field year-round...

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  4. Michael Phelps Becomes 1st American Male Swimmer to Qualify for 5 Olympics

    Michael Phelps is officially on his way to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, becoming the first American male swimmer to qualify for five Olympics, per the United States Olympic team's Twitter feed...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 hours ago 16,782 reads 1 comments

  5. Swimming 2016 Olympic Trials: Wednesday Live Results and Analysis

    Michael Phelps has become the first American male swimmer to qualify for five Olympics after punching his ticket in the 200-meter butterfly at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Omaha, Nebraska on Wednesday...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 4 hours ago 2,103 reads 0 comments

  6. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Dates, TV Schedule and Live Stream

    For the United States' track and field team, the run-up to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro begins nearly 7,000 miles away at Hayward Field in the city of Eugene, Oregon...

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  7. Complete Preview of the 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials

    Track and field events are among the most popular competitions in the Summer Olympics, and Americans always fare well in them...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 23 hours ago 3,107 reads 2 comments

  8. As Other US Swimming Stars Fade, Michael Phelps Remains Remarkably Dominant

    OMAHA, Neb. — When we first saw Michael Phelps years ago, he was a blank slate. He was swimming, swimming, swimming with one thought of one thing: winning gold. As time passed, things changed, and he kept winning gold...

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  9. The US Olympic Swimming Trials Are Cruel and Ridiculously Competitive

    Matt Grevers is the reigning Olympic gold medalist in the men's 100-meter backstroke, but to defend his title, he had to earn a trip to Rio via the U.S. Swimming Trials at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska, just like everyone else...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 24 hours ago 16,653 reads 3 comments

  10. Does Swimming Need a Katie Ledecky-Missy Franklin Rivalry?

    Swimming has become the most marketable Olympic sport because of its stars, and this summer in Rio de Janeiro should be no different...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 day ago 1,095 reads 0 comments

  11. 2016 US Olympic Swimming Trials: What to Watch for on Day 4

    The appearance of Michael Phelps and the rise of Katie Ledecky (pictured above) are the chief storylines for Wednesday's Day 4 of the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Nebraska...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 day ago 1,928 reads 0 comments

  12. Swimming 2016 Olympic Trials: Tuesday Live Results and Analysis

    Some of the top names in American swimming struggled during the third night of the 2016 U.S. Olympic swimming trials...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 day ago 2,594 reads 0 comments

  13. 2016 US Olympic Swimming Trials: What to Watch for on Day 3

    Day 3 of the Olympic swim trials will be the most anticipated of the meet as Michael Phelps , the 18-time gold medalist and 22-time Olympic medalist, makes his debut in the 200-meter butterfly...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 1 day ago 3,584 reads 0 comments

  14. Swimming 2016 Olympic Trials: Monday Live Results and Analysis

    Headlined by 19-year-old phenom Katie Ledecky, six swimmers secured a spot in the 2016 Rio Olympics on Monday night during the U.S. Olympic trials. Ledecky flirted with breaking her own 400-meter freestyle world record...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 2 days ago 2,751 reads 1 comments

  15. Kids Can't Believe They Get to Meet Team USA Basketball Players

    Team USA announced its 12-man men's basketball roster on Monday, and the players got right to work making dreams come true...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 days ago 7,822 reads 7 comments

  16. P&G Gymnastics Championships 2016: Women's Results, Qualifying Scores for Sunday

    Simone Biles captured her fourth straight all-around championship in the 2016 P&G Championships Sunday inside Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis. According to Chros McDougall of TeamUSA ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 10,394 reads 0 comments

  17. Ryan Lochte Has 1 Last Chance to Forge a Legacy Separate from Michael Phelps

    Let's say you're Ryan Lochte. When it comes to elite-level swimming in the United States, you're royalty. You've been on more medals stands than 99...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 3 days ago 2,918 reads 0 comments

  18. US Olympic Swimming Trials 2016: Results, Qualifying Times for Sunday

    The U.S. began its process to select its men's and women's swimming teams for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro at the trials in Omaha, Nebraska, on Sunday...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 days ago 12,097 reads 0 comments

  19. Swimming 2016 Olympic Trials: Sunday Live Results and Analysis

    The Swimming Trials were full of excitement on Sunday night. Several young, rising stars stamped their tickets to Rio while other formidable opponents found nothing but disappointment...

    Jessica Paquette Written by Jessica Paquette about 3 days ago 5,731 reads 0 comments

  20. US Olympic Men's Gymnastics Trials 2016: Results, Qualifying Scores for Saturday

    The five-member U.S. Olympic men's gymnastics team was announced Saturday after the second day of trials concluded. Sam Mikulak will lead the way in Rio de Janeiro after finishing among the top competitors through the two days...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 4 days ago 3,454 reads 0 comments

  21. US Men's Gymnastics 2016: Meet the Team Headed to Rio

    After two nights of 18 men competing in Hartford, Connecticut, at the P&G Championships and two more nights in St. Louis for the U.S. Trials, the selection committee for the U...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 days ago 2,399 reads 1 comments

  22. Will Katie Ledecky Become the Most Dominant Swimmer in Olympic History?

    At the USA Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Nebraska, this week, Katie Ledecky will continue her push to become the greatest, most decorated swimmer of all time. If you've followed swimming at any point in the past four years, you know her name...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 days ago 14,463 reads 16 comments

  23. 2016 US Olympic Swimming: The Most Exciting Events to Watch at the Trials

    Opening ceremonies at the Summer Olympics in Brazil are fewer than 50 days away. What that means to American swim fans is the premier quadrennial domestic pool event is even closer...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 4 days ago 2,545 reads 0 comments

  24. USA Men's Gymnastics Team for 2016 Rio Olympics Announced: Comments, Reaction

    After the second day of trials ended in St. Louis on Saturday, the U.S. men's gymnastics team was announced for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 4 days ago 6,703 reads 0 comments

  25. US Men's Basketball Team Roster Finalized for 2016 Rio Olympics

    USA Basketball will be missing several key players when it heads to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Summer Olympics, but the Red, White and Blue roster is still plenty stacked...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 305,108 reads 283 comments