1. 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 8 days ago 202 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 9 days ago 308 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 9 days ago 37,447 reads 4 comments

  4. 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 9 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 9 days ago 766 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 10 days ago 11,922 reads 4 comments

  7. 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 10 days ago 10,352 reads 10 comments

  8. 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 11 days ago 3,132 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 11 days ago 5,350 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 11 days ago 3,909 reads 5 comments

  11. 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 12 days ago 26,768 reads 43 comments

  12. 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 12 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 12 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 12 days ago 547 reads 0 comments

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

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 12 days ago 211 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 12 days ago 5,192 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 12 days ago 9,204 reads 20 comments

  18. 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 13 days ago 4,313 reads 3 comments

  19. 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 13 days ago 25,721 reads 59 comments

  20. 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 14 days ago 6,464 reads 16 comments

  21. Mo Farah, Dafne Schippers Steal Show at European Champs

    With the Rio Olympics two years away, many of the world's best track and field talent was on full display at the European Athletics Championships that ended Sunday...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 14 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  22. Usain Bolt Wins His First 100M of 2014

    At least from the spectator's point of view, life's a beach for Usain Bolt. So it was fitting that the superstar sprinter's victorious first 100-meter race of 2014 took place on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro Sunday...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 14 days ago 196 reads 0 comments

  23. Would It Be a Mistake for Team USA to Cut Andre Drummond Before World Cup?

    Just days ago, the Detroit Free Press ' Perry A. Farrell noted " speculation that [Detroit Pistons center Andre] Drummond could start the team’s first exhibition game Saturday ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 14 days ago 6,473 reads 91 comments

  24. IPC European Athletics Championships 2014: Event Schedule, Live Stream, Preview

    More than 550 athletes from around the continent make their way to the south coast of Wales this week for the beginning of the 2014 IPC Athletics European Championships...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 1,348 reads 1 comments

  25. How Far Can Pure Talent Take Team USA in FIBA World Cup of Basketball?

    CHICAGO — Team USA ran faster, jumped higher and dunked harder than Brazil in its 95-78 blowout victory Saturday night. Superior athleticism was more than enough to overcome some sloppy offensive execution and issues scoring in the half court...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 16 days ago 84,939 reads 206 comments