Olympics

Chinese people wearing traditional costumes gather to celebrate as Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, in Shijiazhuang, the capital of northern China\'s Hebei province on July 31, 2015.  Performers erupted into orchestrated dancing and flag-waving in Beijing as the Chinese capital won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics host, with experts describing it as the only \"safe\" choice but campaign groups condemning the decision.   CHINA OUT   AFP PHOTO

The Olympics Are Heading Back To Beijing

By David Heim The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Friday that Beijing has won the rights to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, marking the second time Beijing will have the honors. Beijing defeated Kazakhstan […]

07/31/2015

Desmond Roland #26 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys is tackled by Jalen Ramsey #8 of the Florida State Seminoles in the first half of the Advocare Cowboys Classic at AT&T Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Florida State Star DB Jalen Ramsey Has Dreams Of Olympic Gold

Get Jalen Ramsey talking about his other sport, the one he squeezes in around football and does about as well as anybody in the country, and it’s apparent the long jump is not just a way for Florida State’s gifted defensive back to stay in shape.

06/07/2015

SANDY, UT - SEPTEMBER 13: Alex Morgan #13 of the United States moves the ball down field during a game against Mexico during the first half of an international friendly soccer game September 13, 2014 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah. The Unites States beat Mexico 8-0. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Soccer’s Alex Morgan Soars In Whirlwind Between World Cups

Alex Morgan was a bright-eyed Cal grad for her first World Cup back in 2011 and instantly became a star. Now she’s a savvy vet, handling her fame with aplomb as she prepares for her World Cup sequel.

05/14/2015

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Focus On South Florida: Andrew Torgashev

Andrew Torgashev is an aspiring Olympic figure skater. His parents are competitive skaters and they are also his coaches.

My TV 33–05/03/2015

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Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav ‘Slava’ Fetisov On “Red Army”

“Red Army” revolves around Vyacheslav “Slava” Fetisov – the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you’ll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia’s hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.

01/22/2015

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

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6 Of The Most Devastating Team USA Losses In History

You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …

06/23/2014

Speed skater Eddy Alvarez (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Local Leaders To Honor Miami Olympic Medalist

Local leaders will honor a Miami native and Olympic speed skater who won a silver medal at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

04/03/2014

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Panthers Take On The Islanders

After earning a thrilling win in their return from the Olympic break, the New York Islanders had their momentum quickly halted by a lopsided defeat.

03/02/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

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