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High school track star has sights set on Olympics

4 hours ago   |   NBC News

18-year-old Matthew Boling is leaving high school and setting his sights on the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The Houston local has gone viral for his skill on the track, having...
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Jimmy Shea tops USA Bobsled and Skeleton Hall of Fame class

8 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - Olympic skeleton gold medalist Jimmy Shea leads a class of six that will be inducted next month into the USA Bobsled and Skeleton Hall of Fame.
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Sprinter Dutee Chand is India's first openly gay athlete

11 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The runner, who is training for the World Championships and Tokyo Olympics, made the announcement months after the country lifted an age-old ban on gay sex.
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In Cannes, making sure cinema isn't lost in translation

12 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The official language of the Cannes Film Festival is, like the Olympics, French. But Cannes is also a Babel, teaming with the tongues of every film industry from around the world.
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Lamar Odom admits using fake penis to pass Olympics drug test

1 day ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

It may not be the weirdest thing Lamar Odom has ever done, but in 2004, the NBA champ wore a prosthetic penis to pass a drug test for the upcoming Olympics in Athens. Odom, 39...
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Lamar Odom says he used 'fake penis' to pass drug test for 2004 Olympics

Lamar Odom says he used 'fake penis' to pass drug test for 2004 Olympics

2 days ago   |   Sporting News   |   2 articles

Lamar Odom says he used a prosthetic penis so he could pass a mandatory drug test to play for the U.S. basketball team in the 2004 Summer Olympics.
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Weekend Hot Clicks: Lamar Odom Used Prosthetic Penis to Pass 2004 Olympic Drug Test

2 days ago   |   SI   |   2 articles

This weekend's Hot Clicks features Lamar Odom's urine trickery, David Carr's terrible opinions and Kawhi Leonard's legendary humor.
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Lamar Odom says he used a fake penis to pass 2004 Olympics drug test

2 days ago   |   NBC Sports

Odom was smoking a lot of weed at the time and would never have passed the drug test, so he got creative.
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McLeod tearful after 4th straight victory at Shanghai

2 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SHANGHAI - Olympic champion Omar McLeod made it four straight victories in the 110-meter hurdles at the Shanghai Diamond League on Saturday.
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Officers, athletes join forces for run to Las Vegas Stadium - PHOTOS

2 days ago   |   Review Journal

Nevada law enforcement officers and Special Olympics Nevada athletes ran to the Las Vegas Stadium site during the Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Torch Run on Friday.
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