Gold Medal

Team USA celebrates their 4-3 victory over the Soviet Union in the Men's Ice Hockey semi-final game at the 1980 Winter Olympic Games in Lake Placid, New York.   The game was dubbed "the Miracle on Ice".  The USA went on to win the gold medal by defeating Finland 4-2 in the gold medal game.  (Source: Steve Powell /Getty Images)

‘Miracle On Ice’ Member Bob Suter Dies At 57

Bob Suter, a member of the “Miracle On Ice” team that won the Olympic gold medal in 1980 and the father of Minnesota Wild star Ryan Suter, died Tuesday at the age of 57.

09/10/2014

US guard Derrick Rose holds the ball during the 2014 FIBA World basketball championships group C match vs Turkey at the Bizkaia Arena in Bilbao on August 31, 2014. (Source: RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Down At Half, USA Beats Turkey In Basketball Worlds

They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.

09/01/2014

(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Report: LeBron May Be Done Playing For Team USA

Miami Heat Superstar LeBron James has won two NBA MVP awards, two NBA Finals MVP awards, two NBA championships, and an Olympic gold medal in just the last three years. But, LeBron may be ready to hang up his Olympic jersey for good.

CBS Miami–07/25/2013

US women's soccer team celebrates gold (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Opinion: Olympic Gold To Celebrate The 40th Anniversary Of Title IX

As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.

08/13/2012

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Obama Signals Approval For Olympic Tax Relief

In an increasingly rare bit of bipartisanship in Washington, President Barack Obama said he would sign a bill if it came to his desk to give Olympic athletes tax relief on the winnings they receive from winning a medal.

CBS Miami–08/07/2012

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