Olympic swim cap ban: What does 'Soul Cap' ruling mean for Black swimmers at 2021 Games?
by Sporting News on July 26, 2021 at 12:14 am
The International Swimming Federation has drawn criticism for its ban on swimming caps designed for natural Black hair at the Tokyo Olympics.
Why the 2021 Olympics are still called 'Tokyo 2020'
by Jacob Camenker on July 26, 2021 at 12:13 am
There's a simple reason the IOC elected to keep the name "Tokyo 2020" instead of switching to "Tokyo 2021."
Why is water sprayed on Olympic pools? Explaining safety measure for diving events
by Zac Al-Khateeb on July 25, 2021 at 11:55 pm
The spray may seem innocuous, but it's a safety measure that helps divers as they compete in artistic swimming events.
Olympic gymnastics qualifying, explained: Why only three USA gymnasts will compete for individual medals
by Jacob Camenker on July 25, 2021 at 11:24 pm
The "two per" rule had a big impact on Team USA's gymnastics qualifiers, and the system is a big part of the reason MyKayla Skinner's Olympic medal dreams are likely over.
Who is Ariarne Titmus? Meet the biggest threat to Katie Ledecky's Olympic medal count
by Sporting News on July 25, 2021 at 11:17 pm
The two will race against one another in three different individual events over the course of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
NHL Draft grades 2021: Final grades, analysis for all 32 teams
by Sporting News on July 25, 2021 at 9:56 pm
FCHockey and Sporting News have the final grades and analysis for all 32 teams in the 2021 NHL Draft.
USA Olympics schedule today: Day-by-day TV coverage to watch Team USA at 2021 Tokyo Games
by Zac Al-Khateeb on July 25, 2021 at 9:36 pm
Sporting News has you covered on how to watch every Team USA competition, including start times and TV channels for every sport, every day of the Tokyo Olympics.
After France defeat, Gregg Popovich running out of time to show he can win Olympics as Team USA coach
by Mike DeCourcy on July 25, 2021 at 9:01 pm
Team USA's loss to France is a direct result of deciding its senior men’s coach is a lifetime achievement award rather than a job to be done by the person with the time and energy to do it.
Deshaun Watson trade rumors: Texans QB still wants to be moved, but teams aren't showing interest
by Jacob Camenker on July 25, 2021 at 6:36 pm
NFL teams aren't interested in trading for Deshaun Watson as the Texans quarterback continues to deal with off-the-field issues.
Mexico brought back down to earth in Olympic loss to Japan, but soccer medal chase still on
by Sporting News on July 25, 2021 at 6:27 pm
Mexico got a dose of reality after the high of beating France in its men's Olympic opener. A loss to Japan leaves several takeaways that should serve the team well for the rest of the Tokyo Olympics.
Costa Rica turnover leads to Stephen Eustáquio goal, doubling up Canada’s lead, 2-0
on July 26, 2021 at 12:37 am
Canada takes a 2-0 lead vs. Costa Rica, thanks to Stephen Eustáquio's tap-in in the 68th minute of the 2021 Gold Cup Quarterfinals
Gustavo Bou’s late goal helps New England Revolution win over CF Montréal, 2-1
on July 26, 2021 at 12:33 am
The New England Revolution defeated CF Montréal in a 2-1 victory. Gustavo Bou's goal in the 79th minute helped secure NE Revolution's win.
NYCFC puts on goal-scoring clinic in 5-0 win over Orlando City SC
on July 26, 2021 at 12:22 am
New York City FC had everything clicking Sunday afternoon against Orlando City SC, scoring five goals in a shutout win.
Chris Taylor’s two solo shots help Dodgers earn 3-2 win over Rockies
on July 25, 2021 at 11:48 pm
Chris Taylor hit two solo homers and Will Smith also hit a solo homer as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Colorado Rockies by a score of 3-2.
Tom Murphy’s RBI single helps Mariners defeat A’s, 4-3
on July 25, 2021 at 11:33 pm
The Seattle Mariners defeated the Oakland A's, 4-3. Tom Murphy's RBI single in the 3rd inning helped Mariners secure the win. Seattle reached a season-high eight games over .500 with this series win […]
Junior Hoilett gives Canada early 1-0 lead vs. Costa Rica after scoring a beautiful chip shot
on July 25, 2021 at 11:28 pm
Canada takes the early 1-0 lead vs. Costa Rica, thanks to Junior Hoilett's beautiful chip shot in the 18th minute of the 2021 Gold Cup quarterfinals.
Wilmer Flores’ solo home run highlights Giants’ 6-1 win over Pirates
on July 25, 2021 at 11:19 pm
The San Francisco Giants defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-1, thanks to a three-run seventh inning, headlined by Wilmer Flores' solo home run. It was his 12th home run on the season.
Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo hit back-to-back homers, lead Cubs past D’Backs, 5-1
on July 25, 2021 at 9:57 pm
Chicago Cubs stars Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo hit back-to-back, first-inning home runs to pace Chicago to a 5-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Nolan Arenado goes 3-for-5 with a homer in Cardinals’ 10-6 win over Reds
on July 25, 2021 at 9:38 pm
The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Cincinnati Reds, 10-6, with help from Nolan Arenado, who hit a solo home run in the ninth inning. It was his 20th home run on the season.
Abraham Toro’s two-run homer gives Astros 8-2 victory over Rangers
on July 25, 2021 at 9:34 pm
The Houston Astros defeated the Texas Rangers, 3-1. Abraham Toro hit a two-run home run in the fifth to help Houston take the win.