Two-time national champion Ashley Wagner is in, heading to her first Olympics even after a performance at the U.S. Championships she described as a “tearful little wimp out on the ice.”
Mirai Nagasu, who finished fourth at the Vancouver Games, is out, left off the squad despite finishing ahead of Wagner at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships — which count toward the Olympic selection process but are not binding.
Two-time Olympic gold-medal winner Seth Wescott says the Winter Olympics in Russia could be tarnished because of Russian legislation that bans gay “propaganda.”
Marlen Esparza, who won a Bronze medal in the Olympics as a boxer, joins MaD Radio to discuss what her life is like. She talks about being in the ESPN Body Issue, her training and her travels (PS here is a link to her Body Issue photos). She also talks about how Russians are mean… Mike agrees.
Chandler Parsons will be one of 27 confirmed players to attend the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s National Team mini-camp to be held July 22-25 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Give your kids a summer day filled with friends, fitness and fun! Organizing a Backyard Olympics can be as simple or complex as you want to make it, so don’t be afraid to dive in and indulge your kids with a field day of their own!
Usain Bolt says he was in shock when he heard fellow Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius had been arrested and charged in the shooting death of his model girlfriend.
Chronicle writer and good friend of the show, Jerome “King” Solomon, chats with Joe and Barry about all of todays hot sports topics.
As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.