Justin Gatlin sets meet record in 200-meter victory at US outdoor championships

...him to slow it down. He was simply eager to begin since he skipped the 100 because he had an automatic bye into the world championships courtesy of his Diamond League title.He's now set up for a showdown in both events with Bolt in Beijing later...

Usain Bolt to compete Saturday at the site of his first world record

On Saturday, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt returns to Randall's Island, east of upper Manhattan, where he set his first world record May 31, 2008,

Usain Bolt calls performance in 200 meters at Adidas Grand Prix worst of his career

...mystery soon, "my legacy's going to be in trouble."It won't be tarnished much no matter what happens at the world championships and beyond. He could comfort himself knowing that he's looked beatable before only to regain his dominance...

LeBron James is ready to do whatever is needed for the Cleveland Cavaliers

...believe that's going to be helpful," Blatt said. "It's the best-of-three to win the NBA championship, the world championship. So I like the situation we're in. I like the challenge that's in front of us, and I can't wait to play...

IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...event involves teams of two men and two women competing in parallel slalom races. The team event has been part of the world championships and the World Cup finals.The IOC is also still working on the program for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo...

Michael Phelps' coach is heading to Arizona State

...opportunity for everybody."Because of commitments this summer, which include training some of his swimmers for the world championships and getting Phelps ready for the U.S. national championships (he was barred from worlds as part of his sanctions...


...Golden Gala on Thursday.Then the American declared he could approach Usain Bolt's world record of 9.58 at the world championships in Beijing in August."I feel confident running times around 9.70," Gatlin said. "9.60 should be possible...

Blackhawks force Game 7 with Ducks behind Duncan Keith

...last December. His career record is 205-183-70.DeBoer most recently served as an assistant to McLellan at the world championships. SABRES: Former Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma interviewed for the Buffalo vacancy Wednesday.A person...


...Guar nier each won their second road national championship Monday, and earned a spot on the U.S. team for the world championships in Virginia this September.Busche, riding for Trek Factory Racing, held off Joe Dombrowski, of Cannondale-Garmin...

Brazil's athletes are trying to catch up in time for 2016 Games

...archery World Cup at age 16.There is hope the women's handball team can repeat its triumph from two years ago in the world championship, and there are huge expectations about Brazil's soccer teams <0x2014> with Neymar and Marta likely...