A new year on the PGA Tour raises 5 questions

...Until the players get to Rio, the biggest impact of the Olympics has been on scheduling. The PGA Championship has been...weeks - two majors, four FedEx Cup playoff events, the Olympics and the Ryder Cup.RYDER CUP: The only player who...

USA Basketball looking to build foundation for future

...While many countries are still trying to qualify for the Olympics, the U.S. is already lining up guys to play.Not...expertise with the global stage afforded NBA players during the Olympics, and each and every one of them should think long and...

Change in Olympics lineup could help US sprinter Allyson Felix compete in more events

...have the opportunity to run the 200 and 400 meters at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Trouble is, the schedule right...got his wish and became the first male to win both at the Olympics.Felix is the reigning Olympic champion in the 200...

Arm wrasslin' in the Olympics?

...I'd start training tomorrow if they put it in the Olympics," Dean said. "It'd tickle me to compete and win...Association, which is lobbying to have the sport included in the Olympics in 2000. Dean developed his Herculean strength growing...

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CBS hopes for more gold after the Olympics

...fizzled too, prompting scheduling changes later this month as the network seeks to capitalize on the promotional windfall the Olympics provide. CBS (WRDW-TV, Channel 12) will alter its lineup on five nights, shuffling a handful of series into new...

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IOC's Bach confident in Rio security after Paris attacks

...that left at least 129 people dead and over 350 wounded will raise concerns over the safety of athletes and fans at the Olympics. The Islamic State group have claimed responsibility for Friday's attacks."We have confidence in the Brazilian...

Graeme McDowell claims win in rain-delayed OHL Classic

...victory assures McDowell will be in the Masters next year, along with the PGA Championship and The Players Championship. Ranking points from those events will come in handy during qualifying in 2016 for the Ryder Cup and for the Olympics.

Michaux: Feherty will be stage, not at course during 2016 Masters

...he's excited about the new opportunities that come with his network switch."The Open Championship, the Ryder Cup, the Olympics ? I'm really looking forward to it," he said. "I'm very sad to have left the people behind at CBS. They were...

Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

...remain on course to get back into the Olympics. Squash, karate, surfing and...August 2016, when it meets ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.The sports...alter its schedule to accommodate the Olympics.Japan sent many of its top professional...

Poll shows Americans support having Olympics in US

...Bostonians are hesitant to play host to the Olympics, Americans across the country...people are asked if they would want the Olympics in their area. It dips even further...percent ? support a bid to hold the Olympics in the U.S. Yet just 61 percent...