DeAndre Jordan was entertainment gold for Team USA
Haboob Blog | August 21, 2016 3:20 pm
USA basketball center DeAndre Jordan proved to be a national treasure as the Americans won gold in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
USA basketball trounces Serbia for gold, Carmelo Anthony reacts with emotion
Associated Press | August 21, 2016 1:57 pm
Carmelo Anthony’s post-game interview said it all after USA basketball beat Serbia to win the gold medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
How Jerry Colangelo reinvigorated USA Basketball
Logan Newman/Cronkite News | August 19, 2016 11:37 am
In April 2005, Colangelo took over Team USA. He was best known as the father of professional sports in Phoenix.
Lochte apologizes for not being more candid about incident
Associated Press | August 19, 2016 8:08 am
U.S Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte has apologized for his behavior surrounding a late-night incident at a Rio de Janeiro gas station.
Bolt takes Olympic 200 but comes short of record
Associated Press | August 18, 2016 7:33 pm
Usain Bolt’s only real competition was the clock. He couldn’t beat it. Another gold medal isn’t such a bad consolation prize.
2 Lochte teammates in robbery probe pulled off plane
Associated Press | August 17, 2016 6:52 pm
The U.S. Olympic Committee says two American swimmers were taken off their flight from Brazil by local authorities
Runner’s fall ends in heartwarming show of sportsmanship
Character Counts | August 16, 2016 12:38 pm
New Zealand’s Nikki Hamblin tripped the United States’ 5000-meter runner Abbey D’Agostino but helped her up and encouraged her to finish the race.
Michael Phelps achieves ‘closure’ in Rio, ready to coach at ASU
Logan Newman/Cronkite News | August 15, 2016 8:00 pm
In winning his 23rd gold medal, Michael Phelps put an exclamation point on his historic Olympic swim career. Now he will return home to Arizona.
Photo finish: Miller dives past Felix to win Olympics 400-meter
Arizona Sports | August 15, 2016 8:00 pm
Bahamian 400-meter sprinter Shaunae Miller had the lead but thought a leap of faith — rather, a dive — would help her hold off American Allyson Felix.
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