Kyrie Irving, other NBA stars highlight Team USA camp
USA roster will be trimmed to 12 players prior to the World Cup. Krzyzewski and Team USA won gold medals in the 2008 and 2012 Olympics , as well as the 2010 World Cup. The winner of this year's World Cup receives an automatic bid to the 2016 Olympics
Women's World Cup becomes focus for Team USA in 2015
formality, since the last time they went up against the rest of their CONCACAF region in a qualification tournament, for the 2012 Olympics in London, they won all five of their games by a cumulative score of 38-0. Yet they have had a turbulent year thus far
Phelps easily beats Lochte in 100 butterfly
to be right on course, at least in his signature fly, finishing just 0.46 off the time that won the gold at the 2012 London Olympics . The only faster times this year were Thomas Dal's 51.44 in the Belgian Open and Viacheslav Prudnikov's 51.60 at
South Sudan runner to compete at Youth Games
yet have a recognized national Olympic committee, the runner will take part as an independent athlete under the Olympic flag. In 2012, marathon runner Guor Marial of South Sudan competed as an independent athlete at the London Olympics .
Pistorius defense team closes case
premeditation or negligent killing. Additionally, he faces separate gun-related charges. Pistorius, who competed at the 2012 London Olympics , was born without fibulas, the slender bones that run from below the knee to the ankle. Part of his lower legs were amputated
LeBron to Cleveland. What's Up With Blatt?
David blatt is tactic. Yet you may know him as the guy who coached the Russian basketball team to a bronze medal in the London Olympics in 2012 but other than that. He's been relatively unknown and the American sports landscape and now he's been hiredwho coached the Russian basketball team to a bronze medal in the London Olympics in 2012 but other than that. He's been relatively unknown and the American sports landscape and now he's been hired. By that
Facebook, Twitter brace for World Cup fever
beat the Netherlands. In comparison, nearly 900 million people watched at least part of the opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics . On Twitter, more than 24.9 million tweets were sent out during this year's Super Bowl, up from 13.7 million
Spain vs Netherlands, the rematch
to Villarreal forward Giovanni Dos Santos and Oribe Peralta, the star of Mexico's gold-medal win at the London Olympics . Venue: Natal. Kickoff: 1 p.m. local time (noon in New York, 5 p.m. in London, 1 a.m. in Tokyo
Cavs to host new coach's former team
their third coach in three years. The 55-year-old Blatt will be introduced at a news conference Wednesday. Blatt is the first European coach to make the jump to the NBA. He led Russia to a bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics .
Michael Phelps finishes third in his first 200 IM of swimming comeback
in his third meet since coming out of retirement, swam the 200 IM for the first time since he won the event in the 2012 London Olympics . It was his fourth event in three days. He swam in two events in each of his first two meets since returning to competition