2020 Olympics

Remember Ryan Lochte? He Started a Family With a Playboy Model Florida Remember Ryan Lochte? He Started a Family With a Playboy Model , Staff Writer 3:30pm, June 15

Few Olympic athletes in United States history fell as hard as swimmer Ryan Lochte. The national celebrity became the second-most…

Summer Olympics Officially Postponed Until 2021 Olympics Summer Olympics Officially Postponed Until 2021 , 9:40am, March 24

UPDATE (March 24, 2020): Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced that the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be postponed until next…

2020 Olympics Could Be Canceled Over Coronavirus Fear Olympics 2020 Olympics Could Be Canceled Over Coronavirus Fear , 5:34pm, February 25

TOKYO (AP) — A senior member of the International Olympic Committee said Tuesday that if it proves too dangerous to…

Louisiana Pole Vaulter Breaks World Record 2 Times in 1 Week Olympics Louisiana Pole Vaulter Breaks World Record 2 Times in 1 Week , 1:00pm, February 17

Armand Duplantis can't legally buy a beer in the United States, but the 20-year-old pole vaulter is already among the…

U.S. Soccer Star Alex Morgan Training While 7 Months Pregnant National U.S. Soccer Star Alex Morgan Training While 7 Months Pregnant , Editor 3:19pm, February 6

If you didn’t know the name Alex Morgan before last summer, you definitely do now. The 30-year-old captured the hearts…

Florida Gymnast’s Perfect 10 a Preview of 2020 Olympics Gymnastics Florida Gymnast’s Perfect 10 a Preview of 2020 Olympics , 12:30pm, January 27

Being an NCAA gymnast and also being a member of the U.S. Senior National Team is grueling, which is why…

U.S. Bans Protests at 2020 Olympics as Politics, Sports Collide Olympics U.S. Bans Protests at 2020 Olympics as Politics, Sports Collide , 12:29pm, January 20

More than a half-century later, Tommie Smith and John Carlos are cemented into Olympic lore — their names enshrined in…

Russia Banned from 2020 Olympics Over Doping Scandal Olympics Russia Banned from 2020 Olympics Over Doping Scandal , 10:16am, December 9

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Russia was slapped Monday with a four-year ban from international sports events, including next summer's Tokyo…

Olympic Hopeful Fractures Face, Loses Vision After Ball Strikes Eye Olympics Olympic Hopeful Fractures Face, Loses Vision After Ball Strikes Eye , Editor 3:36pm, December 3

No matter the sport, it’s impossible to find a greater honor than representing your home country in the Olympics. It’s…

Simone Biles’ First Pitch Backflip Steals the Show at World Series MLB Simone Biles’ First Pitch Backflip Steals the Show at World Series , Editor 12:43pm, October 24

If you are a fan of the Houston Astros, the start to the 2019 World Series has been pretty dreadful…

U.S. Women’s National Team to Earn $2,000 a Day for Olympic Training National U.S. Women’s National Team to Earn $2,000 a Day for Olympic Training , 10:34am, July 29

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi want their USA Basketball legacy to be more than just winning…