1. USA Basketball vs. Spain: Live Score, Highlights for Summer Olympics 2016

    After beating Spain 82-76, Team USA is heading to the gold-medal game to face the winner of the second semifinal between Australia and Serbia. USA was led by Klay Thompson, who had 22 points on 8-of-16 shooting...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 4 days ago 65,339 reads 144 comments

  2. Olympic Race Walker Yohann Diniz Passes Out, Appears to Defecate, Finishes 8th

    Nothing stopped Yohann Diniz on Friday. During the men's 50-kilometer event, the French race walker—who has dealt with stomach issues in the past, as relayed by Brian ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 days ago 244,190 reads 100 comments

  3. Olympic Field Hockey 2016: Women's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Great Britain beat the Netherlands in a shoot-out for the women's hockey gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics after a thrilling contest. The match ended 3-3, and in the shoot-out, only Helen Richardson-Walsh and Hollie Webb managed to score...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 4 days ago 1,019 reads 0 comments

  4. Olympic Synchronized Swimming 2016: Team Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Russia sealed a fifth successive gold in the final of the synchronised swimming team routine at the Rio 2016 Olympics on Friday, where China clinched the silver medal and Japan took the bronze...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 days ago 1,983 reads 0 comments

  5. Olympic Water Polo 2016: Women's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    The United States became the first women's water polo team to successfully defend an Olympic gold medal on Friday after they decimated Italy 12-5 to retain their title at the Rio 2016 Olympics...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 days ago 2,824 reads 3 comments

  6. Olympic 2016 Results: Friday's Live Updating Medal Count and Standings

    Jamaica's Usain Bolt made more Olympic history at Rio 2016 on Thursday, as he won gold in the 200 metres to leave him just a 4x100-metre triumph away from an extraordinary third successive sprint treble...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 4 days ago 928 reads 0 comments

  7. Olympic Badminton 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Friday's Results

    Carolina Marin took the individual gold in the women's badminton tournament during Friday's 2016 Summer Olympics action in Rio de Janeiro, beating Sindhu Pusarla of India 2-1 in the final...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 4 days ago 706 reads 0 comments

  8. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Updates on Friday's Medal Standings for Each Nation

    Team USA looked to continue its dominance in the medal standings Friday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, entering Day 19 of the competition with 100 medals to its credit and a huge lead over second place...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 4,576 reads 0 comments

  9. Ryan Lochte Apologizes for Incident at 2016 Rio Olympics

    American swimmer Ryan Lochte posted an apology Friday morning for his role in the highly publicized incident at a local gas station during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro last weekend...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 7,596 reads 24 comments

  10. Summer Olympics 2016 Schedule: Rio TV, Live-Stream Coverage for Friday Events

    The Rio 2016 Olympics are nearing the home stretch, and Friday's schedule at the Summer Games promises to see a flutter of high-octane action unfold both on and off the track...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 days ago 1,969 reads 0 comments

  11. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Friday's Updated Tally, List of Winners and Results

    Slovakia's Matej Toth won the first gold medal of Friday’s Olympic schedule, as he battled to victory in the men’s 50-kilometre walk...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 days ago 411 reads 0 comments

  12. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 50KM Walk Winners, Times and Results

    Slovakia's Matej Toth strode to a dramatic victory in the men’s 50-kilometre walk at the 2016 Rio Olympics on Friday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 days ago 1,793 reads 0 comments

  13. Neymar vs. Ginter and 5 Key Battles in the Olympic Games Football Final

    Brazil have only gotten better as this Olympic men's football tournament has progressed, and the hosts will play on Saturday for the chance to win their first-ever gold medal...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 4 days ago 4,251 reads 24 comments

  14. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Friday's Easy-to-View Nation Rankings and Results

    Usain Bolt was not about to be denied in the 200-meter dash Thursday night at the 2016 Rio Olympics. After getting out of the blocks in brilliant fashion, Bolt built a sizable ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 days ago 502 reads 0 comments

  15. Olympic 2016 Results: How to View Friday's Live Medal Tally Updates

    The Summer Olympics ' one-man show will need help from his teammates to make history on Friday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 days ago 320 reads 0 comments

  16. Men's Basketball Semifinal Preview: Positions 'Critical' for USA vs. Spain

    Spain and the United States will face off in the semifinals for the right to play in the gold-medal game on August 21...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 days ago 21,398 reads 30 comments

  17. Why You Need to Watch Team USA and the Men's Olympic Basketball Semis

    We've got four teams and roughly 10 times that many intriguing storylines left in the men's basketball portion of the Rio Olympics. It's elimination time now...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 days ago 13,183 reads 18 comments

  18. Can Simone Biles Pull off Another Impossible Feat: Staying Great for 2020?

    The sight of Simone Biles next to Gabby Douglas was a little unsettling. They were the best gymnasts in the world in consecutive Olympics, and yet Biles was nonstop smiles and power and flying high, higher, highest...

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 4 days ago 29,529 reads 28 comments

  19. Remembering Usain Bolt's 100M Gold in 2008: The Day He Became a Legend

    Fueled by hundreds of chicken nuggets , and with a shoelace dangling precariously off his left shoe, Usain Bolt strutted into history during the 100-meter final at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games as only he could...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 4 days ago 27,573 reads 9 comments

  20. Hungry for a Year, Wrestler Helen Maroulis Makes a Meal of an All-Time Great

    RIO DE JANEIRO —They stood two feet apart, side by side in a dark entryway, the best female wrestler in Olympic history and the underdog. The Japanese legend and the American who has struggled to cut weight refused to look at each other...

    Lars Anderson Written by Lars Anderson about 4 days ago 160,369 reads 26 comments

  21. Jimmy Feigen Avoids Prosecution for Fake Robbery Story at 2016 Rio Olympics

    Olympic swimmer Jimmy Feigen is set to return to the United States after making a donation to a Brazilian institution in exchange for his passport. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 31,379 reads 45 comments

  22. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2016: Date, Schedule, Performers and Flag-Bearers

    A line will be drawn under what’s been a superb Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, with the closing ceremony set to be held at the Maracana Stadium...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 days ago 12,530 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympic Soccer 2016: Brazil vs. Canada Live Stream and Form Guide

    Hosts Brazil are likely still smarting from their penalty shootout loss to Sweden in the semi-final of the women's soccer event at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 4 days ago 1,935 reads 0 comments

  24. Germany Must Unlock Sweden's Defence If They Are to Take Olympic Gold

    On Friday night in the Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Olympic women's football will crown only its third gold medal-winning team, which in seven tournaments is quite incredible...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 4 days ago 204 reads 0 comments

  25. Medal Tally Olympics 2016: Thursday's Events Results, Updated Standings

    Day 13 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games saw Jamaica's Usain Bolt cement his status as the world's fastest man delivered another blistering performance in the men's 200-meter race, ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 5 days ago 234 reads 0 comments