Olympic High Jumper Jamie Nieto Paralyzed After Landing On Head During BackflipTwo-time Olympic high jumper Jamie Nieto is steadily regaining sensation after a backflip gone wrong during a training session left him paralyzed.
Knicks' Anthony Wants To Play In Olympics To 'Feel What That Success Fees Like' AgainCarmelo Anthony says he needs to play into the Olympics this summer so he can finally taste success again.
USOC To Hire Infectious Disease Specialists To Advise On Zika VirusUSOC CEO Scott Blackmun sent a letter Wednesday to all possible Olympians, acknowledging the growing worries over the virus.
Schumer: Russia Should Be Banned From Olympics Amid Doping ScandalA report issued by the World Anti-Doping Agency detailing systematic drug use by Russian athletes has caused a flurry of debate, as Russia's participation in the 2016 Olympics hangs in the balance.
Phelps Dominates At U.S. Nationals, Appears Poised To Clean Up Again In RioMichael Phelps already has far more medals than any Olympic athlete. There is no longer any reason to doubt he'll have another massive haul in Rio.
Historic Selection: Beijing To Host 2022 Winter OlympicsThe Chinese capital, the first city awarded both the winter and summer games, came in to the vote as the strong favorite, despite its lack of natural snow.
Rio's Olympic Waters Rife With Pollution, 'Raw Sewage'The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
Boston Drops Out Of Running To Host 2024 Summer OlympicsThe city and the U.S. Olympic Committee severed ties after a board teleconference Monday, ending an effort that was troubled nearly from the moment it started.
Caitlyn Jenner, Courage Award Recipient, Delivers Moving Speech At ESPYsNoting her powerful celebrity platform, the 1976 Olympic decathlon champion and current reality TV star vowed "to do whatever I can to reshape the landscape of how transgender people are viewed and treated."
Caitlyn Jenner To Receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award At ESPYsESPY Awards show producer Maura Mandt said the Olympic champion's coming out "can help to educate people on the challenges that the transgender community faces."
5 Financial Corruption Scandals In Pro SportsCorruption and fraud scandals are nothing new in the world of sports, unfortunately.
Report: U.S. Sprint Relay Team Stripped Of 2012 London Games Silver MedalThe entire U.S. men's sprint relay team was stripped of its silver medal from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case, sources told The Associated Press.