10 Must Watch Olympic Events This Week (8/15)The second week of the Rio Olympics is upon us. Here's 10 events to keep an eye on this week.
Wizards Wall, Beal Named Team USA Roster FinalistsThe stiff roster competition, which includes a Who's Who of NBA All-Stars, led Wall to believe he was unlikely to make the final roster.
John Wall: Team USA 'Left Two of the Best Young Guys in the League Off the Team'John Wall has had plenty of bulletin board material to propel him to new heights this season, starting with being cut from Team USA. His goal, he says, it to "let them know they left two of the best young guys in the league off the team."
Wizards' Beal, Not Wall, Selected For U.S. National Team's Training CampJohn Wall, Bradley Beal's backcourt mate with the Wizards, has not been named yet.
9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup ExitBelgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won't see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.
6 Things To Know Before USA-Portugal World Cup MatchupWith the U.S. and Portugal set to square off on Sunday at 6pm ET, the stakes couldn't be higher. Group G has been called the group of death by many because and it's starting to live up to it's nickname.
U.S. Men's Hockey Falls 5-0 to Finland in Bronze Medal GameTeemu Selanne scored two goals and Tuukka Rask had a 26-save shutout, helping Finland rout the United States 5-0 Saturday to win hockey bronze at the Sochi Games.
Capitals Players Troll Each Other Prior to USA-Canada GameThere's nothing like nationalism to spark some good-natured trolling in the Capitals locker room prior to the Olympic Hockey matchup between USA and Canada.
Team USA Loses 1-0 to Canada; Will Compete for BronzeTeam USA fell 1-o to Canada in the Men's Olympic Hockey Semifinals on Friday, and will face Finland for the bronze medal on Saturday.
U.S. Claims Dominant 5-2 Victory Over Czech RepublicThe United States defeated the Czech Republic 5-2 on Wednesday, advancing into the men's Olympic hockey semifinals for the second straight time.
Elfin: Now 57, Sugar Ray Leonard Says He Never Planned On Being A BoxerThe U.S. team didn't fare so well this year in Olympic boxing, which certainly goes against our illustrious history of success in the sport internationally. But one of it's most memorable breakout stars, Sugar Ray Leonard, never even planned on being a boxer.