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Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:13 PM CDT

Learn the Rules of Handball

Learn the Rules of Handball

Men's handball made its first Olympic appearance in Berlin in 1936 and returned to the games in 1972. Women's handball was introduced to the Olympics at the 1976 Games in Montreal, Canada.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:20 PM CDT

Handball: What You've Missed Since London

Handball: What You've Missed Since London

On the men's side, France returns to the Olympics seeking a third straight Olympic gold medal. With a typically loaded squad, the French also boast three International Handball Federation World Player of...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 12:14 PM CDT

Leonard Floyd Carted Off Field at Bears Practice

Leonard Floyd Carted Off Field at Bears Practice

Chicago Bears training camp is kicking off on Thursday, and there's already bad news on the horizon as Leonard Floyd left practice early.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 11:30 AM CDT
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By Emily Holzknecht

Top NCAA Athletes Competing Against Team USA

Some of the best current and former college athletes will be competing at the...View gallery

  • Jahvid Best
  • Andrew Bogut
  • Matthew Dellavedova
11 minutes ago

Could Women's Olympic Boxing Tournament Lead to a Bigger Pro Platform?

Could Women's Olympic Boxing Tournament Lead to a Bigger Pro Platform?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many of the 40 men leaving Rio de Janeiro with Olympic boxing medals around their necks in three weeks will have their pick of professional promoters eager to reward them with riches...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 08:14 AM CDT

Russell Adds Slam as Cubs Beat Sox 8-1

Russell Adds Slam as Cubs Beat Sox 8-1

Javier Baez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer deep into Wrigley's Field's left bleachers in the seventh, Addison Russell added a grand slam in a five-run eighth and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 8-1...

56 minutes ago

New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Nate Ebner

New England Patriots Coach Bill Belichick on Nate Ebner

When the New England Patriots reported for training camp on Wednesday, Nate Ebner wasn't with them.

56 minutes ago

Usain Bolt Lands in Rio Ready for His Final Olympics

Usain Bolt Lands in Rio Ready for His Final Olympics

Usain Bolt has touched down in Rio de Janeiro, ready to fine-tune his preparations for another bid at an Olympic double in the 100- and 200-meter sprints.

2 hours ago

U.S. Sailors Look for Redemption in Rio

U.S. Sailors Look for Redemption in Rio

SAN DIEGO (AP) — They've had their shots, have an all-star coaching staff and are probably as acclimated to Rio de Janeiro's tricky conditions and foul water as sailors from any other country.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:35 PM CDT

Who Is... Kayla Harrison

Who Is... Kayla Harrison

In her first Olympic appearance, Harrison won gold at the London Games in 2012. In doing so, she became the first American to ever earn an Olympic gold medal in judo. Harrison also attended the 2008 Beijing...

Countdown to Rio

 

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