1. Record-Breaking Paralympic Runner with Autism Has Sights Set on 2024 Olympics

    When their son was young, Mikey Brannigan' s parents were told he would face enormous obstacles due to his autism...

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  2. Russian Officials Admit to Olympic Doping in New York Times Interviews

    Russian officials have admitted to Rebecca R. Ruiz of the New York Times that they were involved with doping during " the entire Olympic movement," including the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi , Russia...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 7,720 reads 10 comments

  3. Simone Biles Named 2016 AP Female Athlete of the Year

    The Associated Press announced Monday that four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles was named the AP Female Athlete of the Year...

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  4. Ryan Lochte, Fiancee Kayla Rae Reid Announce They Are Expecting 1st Child

    Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte announced on Instagram on Wednesday that his fiancee, Kayla Rae Reid, is pregnant with their first child: Lochte also announced his engagement to the former Playboy model on his Instagram account in October...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 97,542 reads 6 comments

  5. Usain Bolt Burns James Corden in Rap Battle with Olympic Gold Medals

    The fastest man alive can rhyme, too. On Wednesday, Olympic legend Usain Bolt took on The Late Late Show ’s James Corden in a ferocious rap battle...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 20,575 reads 8 comments

  6. Donald Trump Reportedly Plans to Support Los Angeles' 2024 Summer Olympics Bid

    President-elect Donald Trump reportedly expressed support for Los Angeles' 2024 Summer Olympics bid Wednesday in a call with Mayor Eric Garcetti, according to Richie Duchon of NBC News...

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  7. Lindsey Vonn Injury: Updates on Olympic Star's Recovery from Arm Surgery

    United States Olympic skier suffered a "severely fractured" humerus bone in her right arm during training that required surgery, she announced via her Facebook on Friday: A timetable for Vonn's return has not been disclosed yet...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 7,188 reads 6 comments

  8. Jerry Colangelo Steps Down as Team USA Basketball Chairman

    With his second term set to expire, Jerry Colangelo announced Thursday he will not seek a third term as chairman of USA Basketball. According to a USA Basketball press release tweeted by Marc J...

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  9. Michael Phelps Makes Appearance in Trailer for New 'Call of Duty' Game

    In his post-swimming life, Olympic legend Michael Phelps is finding creative ways to stay busy. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is set to be released early next month, and as with ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 7 months ago 9,779 reads 6 comments

  10. Ryan Lochte's Lawyers' Bid to Have Rio Case Dismissed Reportedly Rejected

    A Rio judge reportedly rejected a bid by Ryan Lochte 's lawyers to have the Olympic swimmer's criminal case dismissed, according to TMZ Sports . The judge then handed the case off to the Ministry of Justice, a higher court, according to TMZ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 10,166 reads 0 comments

  11. Tyson Gay's Daughter Trinity Dies at Age 15 from Shooting at Kentucky Restaurant

    Trinity Gay, the daughter of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay , died the morning of Oct. 16 after being shot at a restaurant in Kentucky. She was 15. According to a police report obtained by WKYT...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 204,670 reads 38 comments

  12. Ryan Lochte, Girlfriend Kayla Rae Reid Announce Engagement on Instagram

    Six-time U.S. Olympic gold-medal swimmer Ryan Lochte and his girlfriend Kayla Rae Reid have announced their engagement on Instagram...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 8 months ago 32,239 reads 1 comments

  13. Olympic Gymnast Louis Smith Apologises for Leaked Video Mocking Islam

    Olympic gymnast Louis Smith has apologised after a video was leaked that appeared to show him and fellow gymnast Luke Carson mocking Islam...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 8 months ago 1,084 reads 2 comments

  14. Tommie Smith, John Carlos to Join Team USA at White House Visit

    American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos, who raised their fists on the podium at the 1968 Olympics to create one of the most iconic images in United States Olympic history, will join Team USA during a visit to the White House next week...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 3,712 reads 4 comments

  15. US Olympians' Medical Data Released by Russian Hackers: Latest Details, Comments

    The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) stated Tuesday a "Russian cyber espionage group" identified as Fancy Bear, hacked into its database and revealed medical information regarding some American athletes, per the Associated Press (via NBC Sports )...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 23,181 reads 44 comments

  16. Ryan Lochte Heckler Bolts onto 'Dancing with the Stars' Stage

    There was just something about that routine—or, perhaps more likely, Ryan Lochte 's recent Rio Olympics debacle...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 8 months ago 32,831 reads 8 comments

  17. Michael Phelps Crushes Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' on 'Lip Sync Battle'

    Fresh off another incredible Olympic performance, Michael Phelps is back in the spotlight and doing what he does. Owning the moment...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 8 months ago 32,669 reads 5 comments

  18. Ryan Lochte Suspended by US Swimming, USOC After Rio Incident: Details, Reaction

    USA Swimming and the United States Olympic Committee have suspended swimmer Ryan Lochte after he lied about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Summer Olympics...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 75,926 reads 48 comments

  19. Meet Jack Rutter, the Former Football Wonderkid Who's Now a Paralympic Captain

    Jack Rutter was a young footballer with the world at his feet when he was hurt on a night out and suffered brain damage...

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  20. Marieke Vervoort Considering Euthanasia After 2016 Rio Paralympic Games

    Marieke Vervoort, a Belgian Paralympian set to compete at Rio 2016, has said she is "thinking about euthanasia" after the Games because of the pain caused by her incurable degenerative spinal disease that prevents her from sleeping...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 9 months ago 733,314 reads 9 comments

  21. Facebook Post to Michael Phelps from Fan with Autism Goes Viral

    Austin Levingston's post on Michael Phelps ' Facebook page has stirred significant attention from onlookers motivated by his message...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 months ago 161,225 reads 18 comments

  22. Jimmy Fallon Pokes Fun at Ryan Lochte at MTV VMAs, Michael Phelps Is Entertained

    If you thought comedian Jimmy Fallon was going to let the Ryan Lochte saga go without mention, you clearly haven't watched his show...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 months ago 145,125 reads 35 comments

  23. Gabby Douglas Hospitalized with Mouth Infection

    Three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas had to go back to the hospital Sunday night due to an infection in her mouth...

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  24. Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez Fan-Girls While Presenting VMA to Beyonce

    The Final Five United States gymnastics team (sans Gabby Douglas) presented Beyonce with an MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video on Sunday night. Laurie Hernandez loved it...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 9 months ago 99,232 reads 38 comments

  25. Aly Raisman Hangs Rio Medals Around David Ortiz's Neck Before Throwing 1st Pitch

    The Team USA ladies are showing off their strength and their shine. First Katie Ledecky and now Aly Raisman have returned from Rio to their hometowns victorious, celebrating a red, white and blue win with America's favorite pastime...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 48,344 reads 14 comments