For MLB, steroids cloud remains

...obstruction of justice conviction by a 10-1 vote likely ends the Bay Area Laboratory Co-Operative case, which began in 2002. Olympic track gold medalist Marion Jones, elite sprint cyclist Tammy Thomas, former NFL defensive lineman Dana Stubblefield were...
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Prized medal stays, this time

...his last handful of marathons. He will run in the U.S. Olympic trials Feb. 13 and hopes to qualify for the Rio Games, but...We'll see.The marathon has meant great things for him: an Olympic silver medal in 2004, a New York triumph, last year's epic...
Desisa wins 119th Boston Marathon; Rotich takes women's race

...on his race bib last year. "People were cheering like crazy, saying 'U-S-A!' I was chanting with them."The 2004 Olympic silver medalist, who will turn 40 next month, was among the leaders until the 35-kilometer mark, when he took a drink...
Phelps wins 100 butterfly at first meet in 8 months

...push to compete at a fifth Olympics next year.The 18-time Olympic gold medalist led at the halfway mark and went on to touch...suit era. Those suits were later banned and the three-time Olympic champion in the event is swimming in an Xpresso suit from his...
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Protesters meet Arctic drill rig in Wash. harbor

...included being boarded by Greenpeace activists.The 400-foot Polar Pioneer was due to be offloaded in Port Angeles, on the Olympic Peninsula, to have equipment installed.About three dozen protesters took to the water, many of them in kayaks, as the...
World track championships coming to U.S. offered by the governor of Oregon and the United States Olympic Committee, as well as NBC's commitment to produce and broadcast...Field for the worlds, Lananna said the upgrade will include an Olympic-type village to help ensure an "absolutely athletes-centric...
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Today In Sports History for April 16

...Hawks, becomes the second player to surpass the 3,000-point mark in a season.1990 - Gelindo Bordin becomes the first Olympic men's champion to win the Boston Marathon.1991 - The St. Louis Blues become the eighth team in NHL playoff history to...
Today in sports history for Wednesday, Apr. 15

...Federer's 35-1 record this year is the best start on the men's tour since John McEnroe was 39-0 in 1984.2005 - Two-time Olympic champion Steven Lopez of the United States wins his third world taekwondo title, capturing the welterweight gold medal with...
Today In Sports History for April 6

1896 - The first modern Olympic Games begin in Athens, Greece. James B. Connelly wins the first event - the hop, step and jump.1936 - Horton Smith edges...
UConn beats Notre Dame 63-53 for 3rd straight title

...said. "I don't care whether it's harder in that sport."Auriemma won his title one night after fellow USA Basketball Olympic coach Mike Krzyzewski won his fifth men's championship at Duke."Our Dad was very proud of Geno and Mike and how throughout...


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