1. 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 11 months ago 1,019 reads 0 comments

  2. 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...

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  3. 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 11 months ago 13,250 reads 18 comments

  4. 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 11 months ago 31,081 reads 28 comments

  5. 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 11 months ago 28,075 reads 9 comments

  6. 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 11 months ago 163,063 reads 26 comments

  7. 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 11 months ago 33,370 reads 47 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 13,089 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 2,670 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 11 months ago 232 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 11 months ago 255 reads 0 comments

  12. Olympic Beach Volleyball 2016: Men's Medal Winners, Scores and Results

    Brazil and Italy battled the elements in the men's beach volleyball final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro late Thursday night, but sheets of rain didn't deter Bruno ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 3,861 reads 1 comments

  13. Usain Bolt Unleashes More Lightning While Winning the 200M for the 3rd Time

    On the night that the man with the lightning-bolt pose won yet another historic Olympic gold, let’s remember these appropriate words from famed American author and humorist Mark Twain: “Thunder is good...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 11 months ago 63,006 reads 56 comments

  14. Summer Olympics 2016: Winners and Losers in Rio on Day 13

    Usain Bolt stole the show Thursday night at the Olympics and diverted attention away from Ryan Lochte. These Olympics have been awesome for cementing the legendary status of its ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 11 months ago 49,223 reads 41 comments

  15. Summer Olympics 2016: What to Watch for on Day 14 in Rio

    The defending gold medalists in the women’s 4x100-meter relay suffered a bit of drama in their heat Thursday afternoon at the 2016 Rio Olympics...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 11 months ago 6,171 reads 1 comments

  16. Summer Olympics 2016: Predictions for Day 14 Medal Events

    We're really getting near the end of the Games now. Friday is the last day of competition in BMX, equestrian events, women's soccer, field hockey, synchronized swimming and women's water polo...

    Beau Dure Written by Beau Dure about 11 months ago 20,094 reads 11 comments

  17. Usain Bolt Wins 3rd Straight Gold in 200M, Breaks out LeBron James' Celebration

    After capturing his third consecutive Olympic gold medal in the 200-meter race in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday night, Usain Bolt paid tribute to a fellow champion. The Jamaican blew away the rest of the field with a time of 19...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 11 months ago 31,223 reads 8 comments

  18. Olympic Basketball 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds for Day 14

    Team USA finally got its groove back. After stumbling through its last three games of group play at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, the Americans appeared to wake up about six minutes into Wednesday's quarterfinal against Argentina...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 11 months ago 2,581 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic 2016 Results: Thursday's Medal Winners, Highlights for Each Event

    The United States has been dominating the medal count at the 2016 Rio Olympics, and much of Team USA's success has come in traditional sports like swimming and track and field events...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 months ago 624 reads 1 comments

  20. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Thursday

    Usain Bolt became the first man in history to win three straight gold medals in the 200-meter dash on Thursday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 11 months ago 8,649 reads 2 comments

  21. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Men's 200M Medal Winners, Times and Results

    The men's 200-meter final from Rio de Janeiro saw Usain Bolt take home the 2016 Olympic gold medal with a dazzling time of 19.79 seconds...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 2,101 reads 0 comments

  22. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's Javelin Throw Winners, Scores and Results

    Sara Kolak barely made her way through the initial round of attempts in the women's javelin throw at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 626 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympic Taekwondo 2016: Medal Winners, Scores and Results After Thursday

    The women's 57-kilogram and men's 68-kilogram taekwondo competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro concluded on Thursday with a total of eight medals being handed out between the two events...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 1,301 reads 0 comments

  24. Usain Bolt Wins Gold Medal During Men's 200M at 2016 Olympics

    Usain Bolt claimed an unprecedented third consecutive 2 00-metre Olympic gold medal as he stormed to victory in impressive fashion on Thursday at Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Stadium...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 11 months ago 26,887 reads 49 comments

  25. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Women's 400M Hurdles Winners, Times and Results

    The United States' Dalilah Muhammad entered Thursday night's 400-meter hurdle final at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as the heavy favorite after scorching her competition in ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 4,701 reads 4 comments