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Staley Feels No Added Pressure as First Black US Hoops Coach

By Doug Feinberg, Associated Press Dawn Staley doesn’t feel any added pressure being the first Black head coach of the U.S. women’s basketball Olympic team. She...

‘This Can Be Me’: Black Participation Rising in Gymnastics

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer TOKYO (AP) — There's a phenomenon that happens every time Simone Biles appears on a screen inside Power Moves Gymnastics...

EXPLAINER: What’s the History of the Olympics Protest Rule?

By Eddie Pells, Associated Press The simple act of taking a knee felt like something more monumental when it happened on Olympic soccer pitches in...

No Doubting Thomas: Harvard Sprinter Emerges As 200 Favorite

By PAT GRAHAM AP Sports Writer Gabby Thomas could be sprinting toward a title she never imagined: World's Fastest Epidemiologist. World's Fastest Woman is a possibility, too. The...