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Caeleb Dressel Gets World-Record Gold And A Kitschy Song Tribute

Caeleb Dressel Gets World-Record Gold And A Kitschy Song Tribute

1 month ago   |   The Huffington Post

Performers "Uncle Rick" and "Aunt Ruth" are making their own splash.
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Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky put on pair of golden performances

1 month ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Caeleb Dressel reconfirms his stardom with a world record in the 100 butterfly and Katie Ledecky wins gold in the 800 freestyle at the Tokyo Olympics.
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Who's Ariarne Titmus? The Australian Swimmer's Rivalry With Katie Ledecky Has Captivated Olympics Fans

1 month ago   |   Time

Before this week, many people knew Katie Ledecky as one of the most dominant names in swimming for the last decade. So they might have been surprised by the success of...
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Caeleb Dressel Wins 100-m Butterfly and Sets New World Record

1 month ago   |   Time

The 100-m butterfly had been largely dominated by Michael Phelps at the Olympics since 2004. Now it's Caeleb Dresse l's turn. Dressel won the race at 49.45 on Saturday in...
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Letters to the Editor - July 31, 2021

Letters to the Editor - July 31, 2021

1 month ago   |   New York Post

The Issue: Simone Biles opting to take herself out of team competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. World-record gymnast and gold-medalist Simone Biles withdrew from competition...
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Ted Lasso, the Olympics, and Talking About Mental Health

1 month ago   |   Wired

The confluence of the Apple TV+ comedy, the sports world, and social media is leading to a much needed dialog.
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Yankees' trade for Joey Gallo shows they still believe World Series is in reach

1 month ago   |   Newsday

The problem was always squeezing more out of the listless offense, as too many players weren't performing to Brian Cashman's vision for this roster, and Gallo should help pick...
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Team USA hoops face tough first test against France

Team USA hoops face tough first test against France

1 month ago   |   New York Post

The exhibition issues Team USA faced will be immediately put to the test. Its first Tokyo Olympics opponent, France, won the last meeting between the two countries, in the FIBA...
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Ash Barty knocked out of Tokyo Olympics in first-round women's tennis upset

Ash Barty knocked out of Tokyo Olympics in first-round women's tennis upset

1 month ago   |   Sporting News   |   2 articles

Barty lost to the world's 48th-ranked player, Sara Sorribes Tormo of Spain.
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On the eve of Men's Olympic basketball, a reminder the world is catching up to the USA

1 month ago   |   NBC Sports

Nearly 70 players in the Tokyo Olympics are either current or former NBA players, just 12 with Team USA.
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Baseball and Softball Return to the Olympics: What to Watch and Expect

The sports are back after a 13-year absence, with just six countries competing in each. Here's how the tournaments work. Read more ...

NFL's ‘black' and ‘white' anthems will only promote divisiveness

NFL's ‘black' and ‘white' anthems will only promote divisiveness

Roger Goodell's plan is to include two pregame national anthems at marquee events. Read more ...

Jewelry store to pay out refunds after Milwaukee Bucks win NBA championship

Jewelry store to pay out refunds after Milwaukee Bucks win NBA championship

Robert Haack Diamonds has had a long-running contest that if any Milwaukee sports team wins a championship, customers get free jewelry, and this week, for the first time, they... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympics: Cat Osterman pitches U.S. softball over Mexico for 3-0 start

The U.S. pitched its third straight one-hitter and has not allowed a run while improving to 3-0 in softball's return to the Olympics for the first time since 2008. Read more ...

Gilchrist's comeback arrives at Tokyo Olympics

Kaleigh Gilchrist made a successful return to the Olympics when she scored two goals in the United States' 25-4 victory over Japan on the first day of women's water polo at the... Read more ...

Tokyo Olympics Organizers Mum Over Report of Ex-Chief's Possible Return...

The organizers declined to say whether or not former Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori would return as an honorary advisor. Read more ...

MLB trade rumors: Nationals discussing Max Scherzer trades; Phillies...

Here's a roundup of what's buzzing around MLB for Saturday as the trade deadline nears Read more ...

Nationals' Max Scherzer Scratched from Start vs. Orioles with Triceps Injury

Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer was scratched from his scheduled start against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night with right triceps discomfort. This isn't the... Read more ...

14-year-old golfer handles herself like a pro in Symetra Tour appearance

Kennedy Swedick missed the cut in her first professional golf tournament, but her appearance in the Symetra Tour's Twin Bridges Championship was about so much more than her score. Read more ...

Sue Bird sees no hypocrisy in US staying on court for anthem

Sue Bird sees no hypocrisy in US staying on court for anthem

SAITAMA, Japan - Sue Bird sees no contradiction with the U.S. team staying on the court during the national anthem at the Olympics. Read more ...