Imagine being the darling of the 2012 London Olympics, only to be criticized for your every move four years later in Rio.
It's become the sporting spectacle of the 21st century -- Usain Bolt arrives at an Olympic Games and walks away with the 100-meter gold medal.
For the first time in the long and storied history of the Olympics, a team comprises a group of athletes who don’t represent a specific country.
When Simone Manuel touched the pool wall at the end of her swimming event in Rio, she set both an Olympic and an American record.
There are some athletes which struggle to live up to the hype -- but in Rio it was the hype which failed to keep up with Simone Biles.
If you’ve ever wondered why New York City is recognized as “the Mecca of Basketball,” you would have found multiple reasons Saturday afternoon as Boys High alum gathered in Manhattan to celebrate their great legacy of basketball.
With just two weeks into their official training camp, the New York Jets suit up tonight, Thursday, in full pads, at Metlife Stadium against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Victor Cruz’s arduous and circuitous journey from high school football star in Paterson, N.J., to academic casualty at the University of Massachusetts, where he ultimately found redemption, to NFL Pro Bowl wide receiver and A-list celebrity is well documented.
As expected, the U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team dominated its opening games in Rio. Sunday, the U.S. team won a historic victory over Senegal 121–56. It was the largest number of points and largest margin of victory for any team ...
John Saunders, the sports anchor whose baritone voice was a fixture on ESPN programming for 30 years, has died, the network announced Wednesday. He was 61.
The first set of results is in, and it's confirmed: The US women's gymnastics team is that good.
Usain Bolt, the most decorated sprinter of all time, is oozing with confidence as he edges closer to realizing his "Triple-Triple" gold medal dream at the Olympic Games in Rio.
When the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Olympics begin tomorrow night, Friday, Aug. 5 in Rio De Janeiro, the Olympic-size problems and controversies that have plagued the preparation for this season’s games are now mostly behind them, but there’s still ...
Hillary Clinton made history when she became the first woman to accept a nomination for president of the United States for a major political party. Now Ashleigh Johnson is another American woman poised to make history.
U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team coach Geno Auriemma said when he was planning the team’s exhibition schedule, he knew he wanted to end at Madison Square Garden.