The United States men's basketball team losing to France caused plenty of angst.
It's time for the Big Ten to become proactive against the Southeastern Conference; go get Southern California and Oregon. Or join forces with ACC.
Kelsey Stewart hit a solo shot to right field to give USA Softball another walk-off win.
At an Olympics aiming to set the highest level of television standards, the head of broadcasting at the Tokyo Games is trying to banish overly sexualized images of female athletes. “You will not see in our coverage some things that we have been seeing in the past, with details and close-up on parts of the body,” Olympic Broadcasting Services chief executive Yiannis Exarchos said Monday. Gymnasts from Germany sent a message against uniforms they believe exploit their sexuality by competing in Tokyo wearing unitards that covered their legs to the ankle.
In its bid for the 2020 Summer Olympics, Japan claimed "this period provides an ideal climate for athletes to perform." It doesn't, and they lied.
The Big 12 is likely losing the rest of their teams if Texas and Oklahoma go to the SEC. Where will they go?
Women are driving a worldwide conversation about sexism in sports uniforms, and you love to see it After a Norwegian women’s beach handball team was fined for protesting sexist uniform standards by competing in a match wearing shorts, there’s been a new focus on the inequity between men’s and women’s sports uniforms. Now, the Olympic 
Rookie defensive tackle Jaylen Twyman reported to Vikings training camp over the weekend, but he won’t be playing for the team this season. Twyman was shot four times while in Washington, D.C. last month and avoided major injury, but the Vikings announced on Monday that the sixth-round pick has been waived with a non-football injury [more]
That narrows things down considerably.
Eldric Sella went through an arduous journey to get to Tokyo, spending years visualising himself throwing punches in the Olympic boxing ring but when his Games experience finally became a reality on Monday it lasted only 67 seconds. Representing the Refugee Olympic Team in middleweight, the Venezuelan-born Sella was facing Dominican Republic's Euri Cedeno in his opening bout but found himself lying on the floor after a few seconds. He got up in time to survive the referee's count but a minute had just passed when another powerful jab from Cedeno caught his face, leaving him frozen for a second.
Gregg Popovich has won five NBA titles with the Spurs, but he has been clueless from the very moment he was given the reins to USA Basketball.
Maria Taylor took her talents over to NBC after being the center of controversy thanks to Rachel Nichols' insensitive comments.
The Texans have reportedly changed their tune and are looking to trade the quarterback.
Martell's college career just took another twist and turn.
With Texas and Oklahoma all but welcomed into the conference, adjustments must be made.
Anna Kiesenhofer, a mathematics researcher, posted one of the most dominant wins of the Olympics.
Early struggles for men's hoops, women's gymnastics and women's soccer mean that traditional Team USA dynasties will have to work for gold this year.
The U.S. dropped its Olympic opener to France in Tokyo on Sunday, 83-76.
They may have long odds now, but they could look like real contenders by the end of the week.
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