1. Serbia vs. Puerto Rico: Score, Reaction from 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Final

    A dazzling first quarter by Serbia led to a blowout 108-77 win over Puerto Rico in the 2016 FIBA Olympic qualifying finals. The win marks Serbia's first appearance in the Olympics since an 11th-place finish in 2004...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 1,701 reads 4 comments

  2. US Women's Gymnastics Olympic Trials 2016: Finals Schedule and Predictions

    The United States Women's Gymnastics Olympic Trials conclude on Sunday with Simone Biles looking to finish her quest to get to Rio on a high note. Biles does lead the competition after Friday's opening day with an all-around score of 61...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 10,080 reads 1 comments

  3. Burning Questions for Conclusion of US Women's Gymnastics 2016 Olympic Trials

    One of the most popular sports showcased at the Summer Olympics, the women's gymnastics events are always thrilling. The United States has risen as a serious force to be reckoned with and will be attempting to assemble another gold-medal team...

    Jessica Paquette Written by Jessica Paquette about 16 days ago 1,302 reads 1 comments

  4. Day 1 of Women's Gymnastics Trials Gives Us More Surprises Than Certainties

    The folks at NBC Sports did their best to sell it as high drama. But in spite of Al Trautwig, Tim Daggett and Nastia Liukin's collective up-front breathlessness, we all pretty much knew how things would shake out when Day 1 of the U...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 17 days ago 2,351 reads 0 comments

  5. Which Olympic Hopefuls Helped, Hurt Themselves on Night 1 of Gymnastics Trials?

    On the first of two nights of Olympic Trials for the U.S. Women's Gymnastics team, there were several gymnasts who either helped or hurt their chances of going to Rio, including reigning Olympic all-around gold medalist Gabby Douglas...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 17 days ago 189 reads 0 comments

  6. 2012 Olympics Darling Gabby Douglas' Rio Bid Looks Shaky After Subpar Night 1

    The belief heading into the Olympic trials on Friday was that United States national team coordinator Martha Karolyi had her five already picked...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 17 days ago 21,091 reads 9 comments

  7. US Women's Gymnastics Olympic Trials 2016: Friday Results and Qualifying Scores

    The United States women's gymnastics team likely had four of its five members already figured out before the Olympic trials in San Jose, California, began Friday night...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 19,460 reads 1 comments

  8. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: What to Watch for on Day 9

    Spots are filling up quickly for the United States Olympic track and field team, but big names will battle for some of the final available positions in Saturday's competitions...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 17 days ago 1,813 reads 4 comments

  9. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Friday Results and Qualifying Times

    The eighth day of the United States Olympic track and field trials saw three final events that punched more tickets to the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 6,252 reads 0 comments

  10. Women's Gymnastics 2016 Olympic Trials: Friday Live Results and Analysis

    Simone Biles moved one step closer to securing an automatic spot on the U.S. women's gymnastics Olympic team for good on Friday night during the first night of the sport's Olympic trials in San Jose, California...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 17 days ago 4,818 reads 0 comments

  11. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Results, Qualifying Times for Thursday

    U.S. Olympic trials in track and field for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro continued on Thursday with three women's finals on the slate at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 18 days ago 7,321 reads 0 comments

  12. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: What to Watch for on Day 8

    The seventh day of the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials goes down Friday from Eugene, Oregon. NBC Sports Network and NBC Sports Online will broadcast the day's events beginning at 6 p...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 18 days ago 1,907 reads 0 comments

  13. Get Ready for Simone Biles' Superstar Turn at the 2016 Rio Olympics

    Gymnast Simone Biles is ready for her close-up. In fact, there might be no one more ready to win Olympic gold. She's already appeared on a cereal box. She has already made gymnastics history...

    Meri-Jo Borzilleri Written by Meri-Jo Borzilleri about 18 days ago 17,734 reads 9 comments

  14. 2016 Rio Olympics to Use Helicopters, GPS to Clean Garbage in Guanabara Bay

    The polluted water in Rio de Janeiro's Guanabara Bay has been a source of controversy and discussion leading up to the 2016 Summer Olympics in August, though a solution may have been found to ensure the athletes' safety...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 1,272 reads 2 comments

  15. US Women's Gymnastics 2016 Olympic Trials: Meet Team USA's Rio Hopefuls

    They called the 2012 gold medal-winning American women's gymnasts "the fierce five." The next five will be picked this weekend to represent the United States, and the only real debate might just be what to call them...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 18 days ago 12,271 reads 0 comments

  16. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Results, Qualifying Times for Wednesday

    Wednesday's qualifying for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro was a light affair featuring just the men's and women's finals in the hammer throw...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 days ago 2,596 reads 0 comments

  17. US Women's Gymnastics Olympic Trials 2016: Dates, TV Schedule and Live Stream

    The United States women's gymnastics team will look to continue its recent dominance in Rio de Janeiro, but first the five-gymnast team will be determined at the Olympic trials Friday and Sunday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 8,140 reads 0 comments

  18. US Women's Gymnastics 2016 Olympic Trials: Complete Preview of the Competition

    Simone Biles has been the greatest female gymnast in the world for the past several years, and we'll soon find out who will join her on the U.S. women's gymnastics team for the 2016 Olympics in Rio...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 19 days ago 4,486 reads 1 comments

  19. Gilas Pilipinas vs New Zealand: Score, Reaction for FIBA Olympic Qualifying 2016

    The Philippines' dream of reaching the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro is dead. Corey Webster, Tai Webster, Thomas Abercrombie and Isaac Fotu each scored in double figures, as New ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 7,442 reads 0 comments

  20. Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison for Murder of Reeva Steenkamp

    Former Olympian Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to six years in prison for the 2013 murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, Sky News reported on Wednesday: Per BBC ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 20 days ago 33,855 reads 39 comments

  21. Hurdles Champ Aries Merritt Set to Fly Again 9 Months After Kidney Transplant

    It's not the sterile smell of a preoperative hospital room that strips you of more than your clothes. It's fear. Fear of what happens next, after the nurses knock you out and wheel you to surgery...

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  22. France vs. Philippines: Score, More from FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2016

    France took a big step toward taking part in the 2016 Summer Games Tuesday with a 93-84 victory over the Philippines in a Group B tilt at the FIBA Olympic qualifying tournament...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 4,698 reads 0 comments

  23. US Olympic Trials 2016: Latest Track and Field Results and Updated Schedule

    The finals of the men's and women's 800-meter run were held on Monday at the 2016 U.S. Olympic trials, as were the men's javelin and pole vault finals...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 21 days ago 27,727 reads 0 comments

  24. US Olympic Trials 2016: Track and Field Results, Qualifying Times for Monday

    Monday's U.S. Olympic track and field trials for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro featured the finals for the men's pole vault and javelin throw along with the men's and women's 800 meters...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 21 days ago 10,997 reads 0 comments

  25. FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2016: Monday Result, Highlights

    The journey to Rio de Janeiro kicked into high gear Monday for teams in Serbia and Italy for their respective FIBA qualifying tournaments. Over the next six days, a total of 12 teams will vie for two of the three remaining Olympic spots...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 21 days ago 2,378 reads 2 comments