Bruce Jenner gender transformation

Bruce’s Jenner’s Gender Transformation is Redefining How We Look at Athletes

Bruce Jenner's transformation shows that the lines for gender identity are blurring, as are the characteristics we associate with success in athletics.

A view of the Sochi Olympic Park as the 2014 Winter Olympics get underway

Boston Officials Move Forward On 2024 Olympic Bid

Boston officials are celebrating the city's selection as the U.S. nominee for the 2024 Olympics.


12 Months of Sports – 2014 A Year in Review

As the year 2014 comes to a close, it’s important to reflect – to take time and look back at the good, the bad, and, well, you get it. This year did in fact remind us, not-so-subtly, that athletes are

Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty To Second DUI

Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps has pleaded guilty to drunken driving in Baltimore almost three months after he was arrested. Phelps entered his plea to a charge of driving under the influence in Baltimore City District Court on

Donald Sterling

The 5 Most Significant Sports Moments of 2014

This past year has been full of ups and downs in sports. From Super Bowl madness, on-camera interviews gone wrong, and the implosion of the NFL, sports never fails to bore us. Here is a list of the five

Oscar Pistorius

Prosecutor Says Pistorius was Portrayed as Victim

Oscar Pistorius was being portrayed as a “poor victim” ahead of his sentencing for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the chief prosecutor said Tuesday. Prosecutor Gerrie Nel was cross-examining Pistorius’ agent, Peet van Zyl, on the second day of a

Oscar Pistorius

Medical Experts: Oscar Pistorius Did Not Suffer from Mental Illness

During the trial involving Oscar Pistorius and the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, he claimed he was mentally ill when the shooting happened. According to NBC News, psychiatrists found that Pistorius did not suffer from any type of


IOC: NBC Secures Rights To Olympics

NBC extends Olympic deal through 2032 for $7.75B LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — NBC has secured the U.S. broadcast rights to the Olympics through 2032 in a record six-games deal worth $7.75 billion. NBC already holds the rights through the

Oscar Pistorius

Judgment Day Approaches for Oscar Pistorius

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At the beginning of last year, Oscar Pistorius was a globally admired athlete, the first double-amputee to run at the world championships and the Olympics. That sparkling image dissolved on Feb. 14, 2013, a year ago

Rebecca Soni

Olympic Champion Swimmer Retires

Six-time Olympic medalist Rebecca Soni has retired from swimming. Soni made the announcement Thursday, saying she plans to launch a new lifestyle company and blog. The 26-year-old Soni won the 200-meter breaststroke at the last two Olympics while taking