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Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

...is, and then translating that into a games plan for 2024," he said. "We believe Boston is the right size city for the Olympics. It's a great historic city, a beautiful city and a really walkable city."Boston goes up against potential bids from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-21/boston-organizers-unveil
Ashley Wagner wins third US figure skating title

...Grand Prix season as Kayne recovered from July hip surgery.The American teams finished ninth and 12th at last year's Sochi Olympics, then both split up.Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir, who won the past two U.S. titles, each competed in Greensboro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-24/ashley-wagner-wins-t
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...U.S. decision to bid for the 2024 Olympics, saying Wednesday that whichever city...Angeles played host to the 1932 and 1984 Olympics. The other three cities would be first-time...hasn't played host to the Summer Olympics since the 1996 Atlanta Games. New York...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
Jimmy Walker becoming harder to overlook after run of strong play

...the most of any American in that stretch. His world ranking is No. 13, moving him closer to his goal of playing in the Olympics.More work remains, starting with the majors, and Walker knows this.Last year was his first time playing all four majors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/jimmy-walker-becoming-harder
Ashley Wagner wins short program at U.S. Figure Skating Championships

...skating. They won a bronze medal in the team competition at the Sochi Olympics and finished ninth in pairs.But they always acknowledged that their...he may not be able to become an American citizen in time for the 2018 Olympics.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-22/ashley-wagner-wins-s
American presence at NHL All-Star Game will be stronger than ever

...canceled and there was no game last year because the Winter Olympics). Before that, there were seven U.S. players participating...that's the big thing, either in the world championships or the Olympics or growing up with the under-18s and under-17s," Suter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-23/american-presence-nhl-all-
Embattled Cleveland coach Blatt remains beloved in Israel despite struggles in NBA debut

...and offensive wizard whose stock surged dramatically after leading the Russian national team to a bronze medal in the 2012 Olympics. His signature moment in Israel came last year when he led Maccabi Tel Aviv to a series of upset wins en route to a dramatic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-01-20/embattled-cleveland-coach-bla
Lindsey Vonn sets record for World Cup victories at 63

...fourth overall this campaign, showing a return to top form after two right knee injuries kept her out of last year's Sochi Olympics.Woods witnessed one of her injuries, in Val d'Isere, France - the only other time he saw her ski in Europe."So this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-19/lindsey-vonn-sets-re
Ailing Allenby pulls out off Humana Challenge

...lead role in Open Live, a digital telecast at the British Open. Robinson hosted Sky Sports' tennis coverage during the 2012 Olympics in London, and she has contributed as a studio host and reporter for productions involving Wimbledon, rugby and the World's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/ailing-allenby-pulls-out-hum
History might work against Los Angeles in bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics

...ideal fit to play host to the 2024 Olympics.And then, there is history.Whether the city's long past with the Olympics will help or hurt is an issue the...its third Summer Games.The 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles are widely credited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-30/history-might-work-again