The fact that Larisa Latynina, whose record of 18 total medals has stood since 1964, had to purchase a ticket to watch Phelps break her record is a shame.
The U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team is dominated by superstars. However, the most important player on the team may be the Knicks’ big man.
World champion Ryan Lochte of the United States finished fourth and world record holder Paul Biedermann of Germany was fifth.
After a first place ranking in the qualification round, the U.S. men’s gymnastic team could not repeat their performance in the finals.
France upset favored Australia and the United States to win the 4×100-meter freestyle relay at the London Olympics on Sunday.
It’s pointless to compare the 2012 Men’s Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 “Dream Team.” USA’s current roster has their own challenge in front of them.
LONDON (AP) — The crowd at the Olympic Aquatics Centre arrived late, as if they were trying to stall off the inevitable. Anyone with a prized ticket to the first big showdown of the London […]
The queen and James Bond gave the London Olympics a royal entrance like no other Friday in an opening ceremony that rolled to the rock of the Beatles, the Stones and The Who.
It is being viewed as a dramatic slap in the face by the International Olympic Committee — refusing to observe a moment of silence for the Israeli athletes massacred 40 years ago at the Munich games.
Thanks to Mets infielder Justin Turner, many Tri-State area sports fans are familiar with Carly Rae Jepsen’s hit, “Call Me Maybe.” Even if they won’t admit it.
The London Olympics will begin tonight with all the fanfare you can expect from an event that captures the world’s attention every four years.
Some members of Congress, including several from New York, want the International Olympic Committee to honor the Israeli athletes and coaches who were killed at the Munich games in 1972.