| |Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014
TEL AVIV, Israel — Hoping to impress NBA scouts when Maccabi Tel Aviv faces LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers next month, Alex Tyus has an important decision to make — whether to fast the previous day for the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur.
| |Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's loss to Poland in the final of the men's volleyball world championship on Sunday was a blow to the South Americans, but should boost the sport in two years at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
| |Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014
INCHEON, China — Sports must acknowledge its relationship to politics and big business and work with those who run global society while still maintaining its neutrality, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said Saturday.
|Friday, Sep. 19, 2014
INCHEON, South Korea — The adoption of a more flexible approach to the Olympic program could allow for the return of baseball and other sports that have been dropped from the games, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said Saturday.
|Thursday, Sep. 18, 2014
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's president has assured the IOC that the government will make the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang a success.
| |Friday, Sep. 12, 2014
South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius was found guilty of culpable homicide in the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014
South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius was cleared of premeditated murder in the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
| |Tuesday, Sep. 09, 2014
Bob Suter, who patrolled the blue line for Team USA's gold-medal winning "Miracle on Ice" team in 1980, died on Tuesday at the age of 57.