Monthly Archives: August 2016

Boeheim says Melo 'unlikely to win an NBA title'

Carmelo Anthony made men's Olympic basketball history on Sunday when he won his third gold medal. Two days later, Anthony's college coach offered...

Sports Personality of the Year: Nominate your 2016 Get Inspired Unsung Hero

'There's an unstoppable army making...

Wiz's Wall, Beal try to get past on-court 'dislike'

Familiarity doesn't always breed friendship, and that's something Washington Wizards stars John Wall and Bradley Beal are hoping to finally smooth over heading...

Russia banned from Paralympic Games

Russia's appeal against the blanket ban imposed by Paralympics officials was rejected Tuesday — ending any hope the country's Paralympians had of competing...

Olympic heroes touch down in gold-nosed jumbo jet

Great Britain's Olympic team arrived home Tuesday on a gold-nosed aircraft appropriately named 'victoRIOus' by the public. As a nation, GB won 27...

Russia counts cost of doping indiscretions

Boxing gold medalist Evgeny Tishchenko was greeted out of the ring with this sentiment: "You have proven to be a true champion by...

Graf: 'I hope Serena breaks slam record'

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Luke Donald second in Wyndham Championship as Si Woo Kim wins

Luke Donald has played in...

Ryder Cup: Sullivan and Fitzpatrick set for Europe debuts

Matt Fitzpatrick had 10 top-10...

Brazil beats Germany on penalties to win gold

All around him, 70,000 Brazilians inside the vast Maracana Stadium chanted his name, expecting -- no, demanding -- their nation's biggest soccer star...

'Unreal' gold for Inbee Park in Rio

American runner Allyson Felix celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the women's 4x400-meter relay final on Saturday, August 20. The...

Jubilant German women win first Olympic gold

There were ecstatic scenes at the full-time whistle as the German bench and players piled on top of one another.Although, Die Nationalelf has...

'Perfect' Olympic hole-in-one for No. 1 Ko

Friday, it was Lydia Ko's turn to notch an ace as she moved to within touching distance of South Korea's Inbee Park at...

Stories of the F1 season so far

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The Master of Spa

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Haas Heroes

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History-maker Haryanto

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Agassi: From wild child to role model

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$150M roof gives US Open new look

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O'Sullivan to play in new Home Nations series

O'Sullivan did not play between...

Brazil thrashes Honduras in semi

Brazilian fans are still reeling from the 7-1 humiliation suffered at the hands of the Germans at the 2014 World Cup, the most...

Brazil's women knocked out

Two years after its men's team was humiliated 7-1 by Germany in a World Cup semifinal, its women lost an agonizing penalty shootout...

João Havelange dies at 100

As an International Olympic Committee member, he also was integral to Rio de Janeiro winning its bid for the Olympic Games in 2009...

Ex-Premier League star killed by taser

West Mercia Police said in a statement Monday that an independent investigation has been launched into the death of a man who was...