Olympics

"I’m the only Olympian basketball player to birth an Olympian!”

28-year-old Tamyra Mensah-Stock won her first Olympic gold medal in wresting, which comes with a nice side of tax-free prize money totaling up to $37,500. So, what does the girl holding the gold get herself with all that cash? Nothing actually — it's all going to her mom's big dream of opening up a food truck.

The artistic gymnastics balance beam final is scheduled for Tuesday.

With Biles out, the Americans face a tough road ahead against a Russian team determined to end the United States' 11-year win streak.

Going into the 2021 NBA finals ESPN asked Rachel Nichols (who is white) to tag team coverage with Maria Taylor.  Rachel Nichols said hell to the no, she wasn’t willing to loose her job over ESPN’s diversity issues.  

A pep rally was held on Friday in College Park to celebrate the three Olympians. Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, and former NFL player Kyle Arrington were in attendance, along with other local celebrities and prominent figures. 

Naomi Osaka lit the Olympic Cauldron while sporting red and white braids.

Aliyah Shipman, a teenage star Taekwondo fighter who used to compete with Team USA, says she is being blocked from fighting at the Tokyo Olympics because she represents Haiti now.

One of the members of the Cleveland Cavaliers will no longer represent the team in the upcoming Summer Olympics. Forward Kevin Love has pulled out of playing with Team USA and will not be “traveling to Tokyo” either. Love did play while still with the team as he “did appear in two exhibition games,” but […]