1. Greatest Expectations: Michael Andrew Is Michael Phelps' Heir Apparent

    The United States has a storied history in the pool, and we are witnessing the nation's greatest generation of Olympic swimmers. Big expectations now fall upon those who are waiting in the wings, like 17-year-old Michael Andrew...

    BR Studios Written by BR Studios about 7 months ago 237,922 reads 32 comments

  2. Olympic Track & Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from August 15

    A day after Usain Bolt made headlines at the 2016 Summer Olympics, the track and field competition in Rio once again lived up to the hype...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 7 months ago 42,556 reads 37 comments

  3. Spain vs. Argentina: TV Time, Live Stream, Prediction for Olympic Basketball

    There can be no letdown for Spain when it takes on Argentina on Monday for its final group-stage contest in men's basketball at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 7 months ago 3,079 reads 0 comments

  4. NBC Olympics Schedule 2016: Rio Monday Event Guide, Live-Stream Info and Picks

    All eyes will be on the track events on Monday at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, with the final of the men’s 800-metre event and women’s 400-metre race to come...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 7 months ago 8,402 reads 0 comments

  5. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions for Medal Events on Day 10

    Track and field, sailing and gymnastics will be front and center on Day 10 of the 2016 Summer Olympics, with a total of 17 gold medals set to be awarded Monday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Olympics Staff about 8 months ago 22,527 reads 7 comments

  6. Summer Olympics 2016: Things to Watch for on Day 10 in Rio

    We're more than halfway through the Rio Olympics, but the action is far from the point of winding down. Monday's slate includes competition in 20 different sports with nine of those awarding medals...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 8 months ago 16,634 reads 1 comments

  7. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Sunday

    The rest of the world is running out of events at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro to catch up to the United States in the medal tally...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 30,776 reads 5 comments

  8. Olympic 2016 Results: Sunday's Medal Winners for Each Event, Highlights

    Sunday was a day for superstars at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, as household names such as Jamaica's Usain Bolt and the United States' Simone Biles captured gold medals for their respective countries...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 6,011 reads 0 comments

  9. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Sunday's Updated Standings, Results After Each Event

    The stars were out Sunday in Rio de Janeiro, as Simone Biles and Usain Bolt were among the biggest names in action at the 2016 Summer Olympics...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 6,934 reads 0 comments

  10. Winners and Losers from Tennis at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Andy Murray is once again king of the Olympics, while Puerto Rico finds a new tennis hero in Monica Puig ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 8 months ago 5,072 reads 4 comments

  11. Summer Olympics 2016: Winners and Losers in Rio on Day 9

    Usain Bolt's defense of his 100-meter crown was one of the most anticipated moments of the Olympics. Bolt justified the hype on Sunday night with another awe-inspiring performance to win gold...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 8 months ago 32,265 reads 9 comments

  12. Riveting and Relentless: Usain Bolt Remains King of the World's Most Famous Race

    RIO DE JANEIRO — There he was, loping through the shadowy tunnel at Olympic Stadium. In the distance, out on the track, lay the red starting blocks for the 100-meter dash...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 8 months ago 160,744 reads 126 comments

  13. Justin Gatlin Wins Silver Medal During Men's 100M at 2016 Olympics

    Over a decade after his first triumph, Justin Gatlin added a fifth Olympic medal to his collection Sunday, finishing second in the 100-meter dash at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 8,536 reads 3 comments

  14. Usain Bolt Sends Tweet to Fellow Jamaicans After Winning 100-Meter Race

    That was fast. Moments after defending his title as the world’s fastest man in the 100-meter dash on Sunday, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt sent out a tweet to his home country: ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 32,813 reads 4 comments

  15. Usain Bolt Wins Gold Medal During Men's 100M at 2016 Olympics

    Jamaica's Usain Bolt became the first athlete in Olympic history to win the 100 meters at three different Games on Sunday, winning yet another gold medal in Rio de Janeiro with a time of 9...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 8 months ago 30,698 reads 46 comments

  16. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 100M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    Usain Bolt reaffirmed his status as the world's fastest man Sunday night, winning his third straight gold medal in the 100-meter dash with a blistering run of 9.81 seconds...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 59,123 reads 79 comments

  17. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 10

    The knockout phase of the basketball tournament at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games is in sight. On the final day of group play, all six teams in Group B will be fighting for a spot among the top four and a berth to the next round...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 2,125 reads 0 comments

  18. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 400M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    Wayde van Niekerk made it look easy Sunday night in the men's 400 meters at the 2016 Olympics. The 24-year-old captured the gold in stunning fashion finishing in a world-record 43...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 19,034 reads 11 comments

  19. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's Triple-Jump Medal Winners, Scores, Results

    Colombia's Caterine Ibarguen was so dominant during Sunday's women's triple-jump final at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro that she was the only competitor to surpass 15 meters—and she did so twice...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 803 reads 0 comments

  20. Success of Golf and Rugby at Rio 2016 Shows Olympics Must Continue to Innovate

    After all the questions and doubts, golf had its day at the 2016 Rio Games on Sunday, and it didn't disappoint. Going right down to the last stroke, it was gripping entertainment as Team GB's Justin Rose narrowly saw off Henrik Stenson...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 8 months ago 5,449 reads 6 comments

  21. Andy Murray vs. Juan Martin del Potro: Score, Reaction for 2016 Olympic Tennis

    Great Britain's Andy Murray repeated as the Olympic champion, beating Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro in the men's singles tennis final at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games on Sunday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 8 months ago 12,646 reads 43 comments

  22. Olympic Weightlifting 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Sunday's Results

    The women's over-75-kilograms competition took center stage at the weightlifting portion of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 4,845 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympic Wrestling 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results from Sunday

    Men's Greco-Roman wrestling got underway at the 2016 Summer Olympics with the 59- and 75-kilogram weight classes handing out medals Sunday in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 22,520 reads 3 comments

  24. Australia Olympic Committee Bans Athletes from Attending Rio Beaches at Night

    After American swimmer Ryan Lochte was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday morning in Rio de Janeiro, the Australia Olympic Committee has prohibited its athletes from visiting the Copacabana and Ipanema beaches at night, per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 16,444 reads 10 comments

  25. Madison Kocian's Near-Miss Shows Gold Is Not Routine for U.S. Female Gymnasts

    No, the USA's female gymnasts won't sweep every gold medal in their sport at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics. But it speaks volumes about how far gymnastics has come in the United States that a silver can sometimes be viewed as a disappointment...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 66,248 reads 8 comments