Save this content for laterSave this content on your device for later, even while offline Sign in with FacebookSign in with your Facebook account Close

More Olympics Articles

China NHL Gambit
In this Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 photo, the Vancouver Canucks newly signed player Sun Zehao watches the Vancouver Canucks' players practice at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. The National Hockey League is looking to build its visibility in China. It will hold its first two preseason games in the nation of 1.2 billion people this week, with the Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings facing each other in Shanghai and Beijing. (AP Photo)
Phelps Interview Swimming
FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2016, file photo United States swimmer Michael Phelps encourages his teammates in the final of the men's 4x100-meter freestyle relay during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Phelps says he has "no desire" to return to competitive swimming, but he's eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who follow in his enormous wake. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
Brazil Nuzman Inquiry
FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2016 file photo, Carlos Nuzman, President of the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee, speaks during the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Brazilian Senator Romario de Souza Faria, the star of Brazil's 1994 World Cup winning team,told The Associated Press on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, hopes to open a congressional investigation of Nuzman, who headed last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics. (AP Photo/Leo Correa, File)
Phelps-Interview Swimming
FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2016, file photo, United States' swimmer Michael Phelps celebrates winning his gold medal in the men's 200-meter butterfly with his fiance Nicole Johnson and baby Boomer during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Phelps says he has "no desire" to return to competitive swimming, but he's eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who follow in his enormous wake. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
Phelps Interview Swimming
FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2016, file photo United States swimmer Michael Phelps encourages his teammates in the final of the men's 4x100-meter freestyle relay during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Phelps says he has "no desire" to return to competitive swimming, but he's eager to stay involved with the sport and cheer on those who follow in his enormous wake. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
Hammer Retires Cycling
FILE - In this March 24, 2010, file photo, Sarah Hammer of the United States celebrates after winning the Women's Individual Pursuit at the World Track Cycling Championships at the Ballerup Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. Three-time Olympian Sarah Hammer, one of the most decorated track cyclists in U.S. history, is retiring after a prolific career spanning more than two decades. The 34-year-old Hammer announced Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, that she's stepping away from competitive riding to focus on the training facility that she founded in Colorado Springs with her coach and husband, Andy Sparks. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
Hammer Retires Cycling
FILE - In this March 24, 2010, file photo, Sarah Hammer of the United States celebrates after winning the Women's Individual Pursuit at the World Track Cycling Championships at the Ballerup Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. Three-time Olympian Sarah Hammer, one of the most decorated track cyclists in U.S. history, is retiring after a prolific career spanning more than two decades. The 34-year-old Hammer announced Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, that she's stepping away from competitive riding to focus on the training facility that she founded in Colorado Springs with her coach and husband, Andy Sparks. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
Hamnmer Retires Cycling
FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2012, file photo, Jennie Reed, left, Sarah Hammer, center, and Laurie Tamayo, right, of the United States show their silver medals for the track cycling women's pursuit team event during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Three-time Olympian Sarah Hammer, one of the most decorated track cyclists in U.S. history, is retiring after a prolific career spanning more than two decades. The 34-year-old Hammer announced Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, that she's stepping away from competitive riding to focus on the training facility that she founded in Colorado Springs with her coach and husband, Andy Sparks. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
Hammer Retires Cycling
FILE - In this April 16, 2016, file photo, Sarah Hammer of the United States celebrates after the women's omnium cycling time trial at the Rio Olympic Velodrome during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Three-time Olympian Sarah Hammer, one of the most decorated track cyclists in U.S. history, is retiring after a prolific career spanning more than two decades. The 34-year-old Hammer announced Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, that she's stepping away from competitive riding to focus on the training facility that she founded in Colorado Springs with her coach and husband, Andy Sparks. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)