1. Stars Who Must Step Up for Team USA at 2014 FIBA World Cup

    If you're expecting Team USA to sleepwalk its way to a gold medal at the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain, don't. That would be a mistake...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 18 days ago 39,638 reads 45 comments

  2. Powell Wins 100M in His Fastest Time of '14

    Former world-record holder Asafa Powell won a 100-meter race in Brazil in 10.02 seconds on Sunday, his fastest mark of the year...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 19 days ago 2,166 reads 1 comments

  3. 'Old Man' Phelps Pokes Fun at His Mediocre Swimming

    When he added a sixth in Saturday's 100-meter backstroke to his seventh in the 100 freestyle and second in the 100 butterfly, the greatest swimmer in history summed up his U.S. Championships with some acerbic but lighthearted self-criticism...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 19 days ago 337 reads 0 comments

  4. Ledecky Sets World Record in 400m Freestyle

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 20 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  5. Michael Phelps Continues Olympic Comeback with Dramatic Finish at Nationals

    IRVINE, Calif. -- Michael Phelps was on the wrong side of a fingertip finish on Friday night in the type of dramatic crescendo to a race that has symbolized his career...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 20 days ago 286 reads 0 comments

  6. Rudy Gay Replaces Kevin Durant on Team USA's FIBA World Cup Roster

    With the United States basketball team in need of a scoring wing, Rudy Gay has been added to the preliminary roster...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 71,751 reads 198 comments

  7. Track Town USA: Can It Really Handle the 2019 World T&F Championships?

    Eugene, Oregon (Track Town, USA) is preparing to submit an official bid for the 2019 IAAF World Outdoor Track and Field Championships...

    Red Shannon Written by Red Shannon about 22 days ago 63 reads 6 comments

  8. USOC Chairman Larry Probst Statement from World Press Briefing

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 22 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  9. Tough to Judge Michael Phelps' Seventh Place in 100m Freestyle

    Michael Phelps stood on a podium to receive a medal at the U.S. Swimming Championships, but he wasn't draped with gold on the top step. Not the second, either. Nor third...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 22 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  10. Pistorius' Brother on Ventilator After Wreck

    PRETORIA, South Africa -- Oscar Pistorius' older brother Carl remains in an intensive care unit in a South African hospital and is on a ventilator after a serious car crash last week, the brothers' family said Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 23 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  11. Michael Phelps at US Swimming Nationals 2014: Daily Results and Analysis

    After a short-lived retirement following the 2012 Olympics, Michael Phelps ' return to the pool has already gotten underway. But heading into the U.S. Swimming Nationals, the decorated swimmer will have a true test in Irvine, California...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 23 days ago 1,965 reads 0 comments

  12. US Swimming Nationals 2014: Daily Results, Times and Updated Schedule

    The top swimmers in the United States descend upon William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center in Irvine, California, this week for the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 23 days ago 5,212 reads 0 comments

  13. Predicting the Next Round of Team USA Roster Cuts for 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Soon enough, the Team USA roster will have to shrink from 16 to 12 for the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. The first round of cuts saw John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 23 days ago 41,928 reads 285 comments

  14. Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin Is No Longer Justin Bieber's Biggest Fan

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 23 days ago 106 reads 0 comments

  15. Team USA Announces Finalists for Next Round of FIBA World Cup Training

    The United States' roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup is down to 16 finalists. The selection of that group was made following the team's training camp last week, which unfortunately included the loss of Paul George due to injury...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 24 days ago 58,241 reads 116 comments

  16. Michael Phelps Signs with New Swimsuit Company

    Michael Phelps found a new swimsuit company after parting with Speedo, but he can't swim in the new suit just yet.....

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 24 days ago 189 reads 0 comments

  17. John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap Reportedly Cut from Team USA Roster

    Mike Krzyzewski and Team USA have taken the next step toward finalizing the roster for the upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup, reportedly cutting John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 163,861 reads 551 comments

  18. Katie Ledecky Keeps Going the Distance

    SILVER SPRING, Md. -- Katie Ledecky set two swimming world records in a span of four days at a meet in Texas earlier this summer, but she didn't do much in the way of celebrating those feats...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 25 days ago 223 reads 0 comments

  19. Predicting Which Team USA FIBA Players Will Make 2016 Olympic Squad

    Team USA is gearing up to compete in the 2014 FIBA World Cup, but the current action can also be used to figure out what will be happening in 2016...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 25 days ago 62,586 reads 162 comments

  20. Bored in Retirement, Phelps Happy to Be Back at U.S. Nationals

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 25 days ago 132 reads 0 comments

  21. Rio 2016 Releases Calendar of Pre-Games Events

    The Rio 2016 Organising Committee has unveiled a draft calendar of elite-level sporting events that the Brazilian city will host during the build-up to the 2016 Olympic Games, which will allow Rio to test its Games' plans and operations...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 25 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  22. McKayla Maroney Determined for Rio 2016 Despite Knee Surgery

    McKayla Maroney has a message for anybody who doesn't think she's determined to make the 2016 Olympics following knee surgery in March...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 26 days ago 195 reads 0 comments

  23. Commonwealth Games 2014 Closing Ceremony: Top Moments and Twitter Reaction

    It’s safe to say that Glasgow set the bar high in the 2014 Commonwealth Games, putting on a competition to remember...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 26 days ago 2,496 reads 1 comments

  24. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 11 Results, Recap and Updated Medal Table

    The 2014 Commonwealth Games came to a close on Sunday, with a spectacular day of action rounding off a Games to remember in Glasgow, Scotland...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 26 days ago 7,831 reads 0 comments

  25. Usain Bolt Gets Down to 'I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)' Before Race

    Usain Bolt , who's known for being one of the fastest people in the world, isn't afraid to have a little fun before some of his events...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 26 days ago 102,547 reads 37 comments