SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) -- The Connecticut Sun won the top pick in the WNBA draft lottery on Tuesday.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- IOC President Thomas Bach says Russian organizers have agreed to set up protest zones in Sochi during the Winter Olympics.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The IOC is finalizing a letter to Olympic athletes reminding them to refrain from demonstrations or political gestures during the Winter Games in Sochi, including any protests against Russia's law banning gay ''propaganda.''
Dick Vitale has been the voice of college basketball on ESPN for more than three decades and he has no plans to stop anytime soon.
BERLIN (AP) German President Joachim Gauck is boycotting the Winter Olympics and will not travel to Sochi, Russia next year.
NEW DELHI (AP) The Indian Olympic Association amended its constitution Sunday to avoid expulsion from the Olympics, barring officials charged with a crime from running for elections.
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) An Olympic gold medal won by Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games has sold for a record $1.4 million in an online auction.
For one weekend, Germany was not the dominant sliding nation in the world. Neither was Canada, Italy, Russia nor any other country with a penchant for getting down ice-covered mountainside chutes with blazing speed.
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) Ted Ligety leaned over his skis as far as gravity would allow, trying to get across the finish line just a little quicker.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The records keep piling up for Katie Ledecky.
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) -- Saying she felt "much more like myself" than in her season debut a day earlier, Lindsey Vonn finished 11th in a World Cup downhill Saturday.
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) -- For anyone not named Aksel Lund Svindal to win a super-G race these days seems, well, almost preposterous.
Art Kaminsky was the kind of person who, if you put lots of accomplished people with lots of things in common into one place, they would talk about Art.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) India faces the ultimate sanction of expulsion from the Olympics unless it keeps corruption-tainted officials out of its ranks, IOC President Thomas Bach said in an interview with The Associated Press.
At this year's International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam, one of the most intriguing entries was Putin's Games, an investigative documentary chronicling the alleged corruption, human rights violations, environmental damage and all-around shadiness behind the construction of 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) -- Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan brushed off a fall and merely increased his lead in beating three-time world champion Patrick Chan of Canada at the Grand Prix Final on Friday.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Katie Ledecky is making the most of her return to the city where she and the rest of the U.S. Olympic swim team trained before the 2012 Summer Games.
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) -- South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has died.
ROME (AP) -- Former Giro d'Italia winner Danilo Di Luca was banned from cycling for life Thursday following a third doping offense, joining Lance Armstrong as one of the highest profile riders to be kicked out of the sport.
LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) -- Not far from the finish line she crossed minutes earlier for World Cup downhill training, Lindsey Vonn smiled as she chatted with U.S. teammates Julia Mancuso, Stacey Cook and Leanne Smith.
The chairman of the U.S. Olympic Committee says ''it is our intention to bid'' for the 2024 Olympics if a number of criteria are met - the strongest indication yet that the United States will put forth a bid city by the end of next year.
NEW YORK (AP) -- The U.S. snowboarders will be showing off a patchwork of styles in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) -- Lara Gut was faster than a field missing Lindsey Vonn.
Nelson Mandela was a great man and a great politician, too. He understood sports' power to help unite and heal a fractured nation.