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Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 06:03 PM EST

Ex-Olympic Sports Doctor Gets 60 Years for Child Pornography

Ex-Olympic Sports Doctor Gets 60 Years for Child Pornography

A former elite sports doctor whose sexual assault cases have rocked Michigan State University and the group that trains U.S. Olympic gymnasts was sentenced Thursday to 60 years in federal prison for possessing...

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 12:11 PM EST

Lindsey Vonn: I'm Not Representing Trump at Olympic Games

Lindsey Vonn: I'm Not Representing Trump at Olympic Games

American alpine skier Lindsey Vonn is making it clear she'll be representing her country, but not her president, when she participates in the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 06:43 PM EST

US Team Still Planning for Olympics Despite Confusion

US Team Still Planning for Olympics Despite Confusion

Members of the Trump administration surprised the U.S. Olympic Committee by suggesting the nation's participation at the upcoming Pyeongchang Games in South Korea was "an open question," and the USOC responded...

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 03:28 AM EST

Hall of Fame QB Warren Moon Hit With Sexual Harassment Suit

Hall of Fame QB Warren Moon Hit With Sexual Harassment Suit

Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon has been accused of sexual harassment by an assistant for his sports marketing firm, according to a lawsuit filed in California. The civil lawsuit was filed Monday in Orange...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 08:11 PM EST

NFL Commissioner Goodell Signs Contract Extension

NFL Commissioner Goodell Signs Contract Extension

Roger Goodell has signed a five-year contract extension to remain commissioner of the NFL through 2024. A memo from the NFL's compensation committee to team owners and obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 03:08 PM EST

Putin Will Allow Russians to Compete at Pyeongchang Olympics

Putin Will Allow Russians to Compete at Pyeongchang Olympics

Russian President Vladimir Putin won't boycott the Pyeongchang Olympics. Putin said Wednesday his government will allow Russians to compete as neutral athletes at the upcoming games in South Korea. The...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 12:10 PM EST

UConn Falls to Syracuse at MSG 72-63

UConn Falls to Syracuse at MSG 72-63

Syracuse and UConn fans dressed in team colors, exhorted their alma maters with rallying cries and even had a few choice words for the opposition. The renewed rivalry gave Madison Square Garden a bit of a March...

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 12:53 AM EST

Beyonce Presents Kaepernick With SI's Muhammad Ali Award

Beyonce Presents Kaepernick With SI's Muhammad Ali Award

Beyonce presented Colin Kaepernick with Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award on Tuesday night, and Kaepernick promised that "with or without the NFL's platform, I will continue to work for the...

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 08:43 PM EST

Thumbs-Up From Athletes for IOC Decision on Russia

Thumbs-Up From Athletes for IOC Decision on Russia

Athletes who lost medals because of Russia's doping program at the Sochi Olympics gave a broad thumbs-up to the International Olympic Committee's decision Tuesday to let Russians compete at the upcoming...

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 07:00 PM EST

Russia Banned, But 'Clean' Athletes Can Compete in Olympics

Russia Banned, But 'Clean' Athletes Can Compete in Olympics

"Clean" Russian athletes will be invited to take part in the Winter Olympics in South Korea next year, though they will be required to compete under the Olympic flag.

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