1. 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...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 4,927 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 11 months ago 99,238 reads 38 comments

  3. 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 11 months ago 48,359 reads 14 comments

  4. Piotr Malachowski Auctions 2016 Olympic Medal for 3-Year-Old with Cancer

    Polish athlete Piotr Malachowski has donated the silver medal he won in the discus at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, helping a young cancer patient travel to New York for treatment...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 11 months ago 11,946 reads 1 comments

  5. Ryan Lochte Charged with Making False Robbery Report: Latest Comments, Reaction

    United States swimmer Ryan Lochte has been charged with making a false robbery report stemming from his fabrication of an altercation that occurred at a gas station in Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Olympics, the Associated Press reported Thursday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 31,465 reads 53 comments

  6. 2016 Rio Olympics Had No Reported Cases of Zika

    Despite worldwide health concerns heading into the 2016 Summer Olympics, there were no cases of the Zika virus reported from anyone connected to the Games in Rio de Janeiro, according to the World Health Organization ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 4,482 reads 8 comments

  7. Ryan Lochte Reportedly Summoned to Brazil to Testify Regarding Alleged Robbery

    Ryan Lochte's strange saga will continue as the Olympic gold medalist was summoned to Brazil to testify about an alleged robbery that took place during the Rio Games...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 32,224 reads 57 comments

  8. Ryan Lochte Reportedly to Join Next Season's Cast of 'Dancing with the Stars'

    Ryan Lochte has been embroiled in controversy ever since he fabricated a story about getting robbed during a night out at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, but he's reportedly going to be back in the public eye in a few weeks...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 78,383 reads 90 comments

  9. Michael Phelps to Live in $2.53 Million Arizona Home After Retirement

    Olympic legend Michael Phelps is living in luxury. In December, the winningest athlete in the history of the Games purchased a $2.53 million home in Paradise Valley, Arizona, near his training base for Rio de Janeiro...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 684,648 reads 7 comments

  10. Olympians Who Found a Late Second Wind

    Think about how hard it is to make an Olympic team. In order to have a chance at making the team, an athlete has to be elite, always among the best of the best...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 months ago 511 reads 1 comments

  11. The Most Fascinating Olympians off the Field

    It takes a special brand of athlete to make an Olympic team and compete for a medal. Nearly all the individual sports require hours and hours of practice, and most of that time is spent working on their particular discipline by themselves...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 months ago 1,154 reads 0 comments

  12. Just How Dominant of an Olympian Was Usain Bolt?

    Was Usain Bolt the most dominant Olympian of all time? Watch in the video above as Bolt's historic Olympic career is broken down by the numbers...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 11 months ago 4,494 reads 1 comments

  13. Greg Anthony's Lasting Images from USA Basketball at 2016 Rio Olympics

    The USA men's basketball team went undefeated on its way to winning gold in the Rio 2016 Olympics. The roster was stacked with All-Star players like USA basketball's all-time leading scorer Carmelo Anthony...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 11 months ago 50,735 reads 93 comments

  14. Why Futsal Should Replace Football as an Olympic Sport

    Neymar's expression defined the emotions of 200 million people when he struck the winning penalty for Brazil in football's gold-medal match at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 11 months ago 8,224 reads 11 comments

  15. US Gymnast Aly Raisman Accepts Date Invite from Raiders TE Colton Underwood

    United States Olympic gymnastics star Aly Raisman did a segment for Yahoo Sports about what she looks for in a date. To summarize: Zac Efron is off-limits , and Rob Gronkowski, though he's a partier, will be allowed to try on her gold medal...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 895,964 reads 65 comments

  16. Ryan Lochte's Sponsorship with Speedo Canceled by Company

    The first major fallout of Ryan Lochte 's robbery fabrication came Monday, as swimming apparel company Speedo ended its longstanding relationship with the Team USA star...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 19,276 reads 49 comments

  17. John Oliver Roasts Ryan Lochte over Scandal, Calls Him 'America's Idiot Sea Cow'

    Warning: Video contains NSFW language. Last Week Tonight host John Oliver unloaded a full arsenal of insults against American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Sunday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 67,291 reads 48 comments

  18. Olympic Spirit Prevails over Difficulties, Dangers of Rio, but It Was Close

    RIO DE JANEIRO — I was stranded. I had just attended a USA men’s basketball practice at a tiny gym in the Flamengo Club—at one point I watched Carmelo Anthony ...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 11 months ago 45,479 reads 19 comments

  19. 2020 Summer Olympics: Team USA Names to Know for the Tokyo Games

    The ink isn't even dry on the 2016 Olympic record books, but we're already looking forward four years to Tokyo to preview some of the Team USA names and faces that should rise to fame in 2020...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 23,818 reads 5 comments

  20. Jerry Colangelo Comments on USA Basketball, State of the Sport After Olympics

    There was no Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Anthony Davis or Chris Paul, among others, but that didn’t stop the United States from dominating ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 21,562 reads 40 comments

  21. The Most Memorable Moments of the 2016 Summer Olympics

    The 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro were so packed with iconic moments that it was a challenge to find only 10. Like rostering too many pitchers, it’s a good problem to have...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 11 months ago 9,646 reads 13 comments

  22. Japanese Prime Minister Enters Rio Closing Ceremony via Super Mario Warp Pipe

    The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are just a warp pipe away. That much was made clear by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, who arrived in Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Olympics' closing ceremony ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 months ago 27,771 reads 10 comments

  23. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2016: Twitter Reacts to Celebration in Rio

    Rio de Janeiro officially dropped the curtain on the 2016 Summer Olympics following Sunday night's closing ceremony. The ceremony got off to an inauspicious start, though...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 17,210 reads 7 comments

  24. Team USA's Elena Delle Donne, Nike Provide Delaware Newborns with Sneakers

    The future generation is already off to a fast start. Thanks to Nike and Elena Delle Donne of Team USA and the Chicago Sky, every baby born at Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware, ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 11 months ago 12,035 reads 1 comments

  25. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2016: Top Moments, Celebrities and More from Rio

    Goodbye, Rio de Janeiro. Hello, Tokyo. Not even rain could dampen the party at Maracana Stadium as Rio bid the rest of the world adieu at the closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympics...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 5,087 reads 2 comments