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Tom Goldman

Tom Goldman appears in the following:

When Swimmers Get Out Of Sync, The Result Can Be A Kick In The Head

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Synchronized swimming is known for its demanding precision. Less known are the injuries, like concussions, that can occur in athletes perfecting and performing the moves requiring that precision.

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Doping Returns To Spotlight As Olympics Shift To Track And Field

Monday, August 15, 2016

Olympics attention shifts to track and field this week. And while fans may be tired of hearing about doping, it's unavoidable seeing that more than a hundred Russian athletes are unable to compete in the Rio Olympics for using banned drugs.

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Jamaica's Usain Bolt Retains Title: World's Fastest Man

Monday, August 15, 2016

Bolt passed all challengers to win the men's 100 meters in Rio for an unprecedented third time. He's attempting to do exactly what he did in 2008 and 2012 — win the 100, the 200 and the 4x100 relay.

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Among Exciting Events, Shooting Emerges As A Boring Olympic Sport

Friday, August 12, 2016

There's no shortage of excitement in Olympic sport. Everywhere, it seems, there's adrenaline and athleticism on full display. So is there such a thing as a boring Olympic sport?

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It Was A Gold Day For The USA In Rio Summer Olympics

Friday, August 12, 2016

Swimming sensation Michael Phelps added to his gold medal tally and, for the first time, an African-American female swimmer won gold. And, the U.S. women continued their dominance in gymnastics.

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U.S. Swimmers Dominate Rio Olympics In Exceptional Showing

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wins by Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps have helped American swimmers dominate the competition in what is proving to be an exceptional Olympic showing.

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Crowd Boos Russian Swimmer Caught Up In Doping Scandal

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

The Russian athletes competing in the 2016 Summer Olympics have made strong showings in men's gymnastics and women's swimming. But fallout from an earlier doping scandal taints any accomplishments.

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In Rio Olympics, Swimmers Katie Ledecky And Michael Phelps Win Gold

Monday, August 08, 2016

Michael Phelps added to his Olympic record, winning a 19th gold medal on Sunday night, while American Katie Ledecky smashed her own world mark in the 400-meter freestyle at the Summer Games.

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Olympic Rugby Returns For Men; Women Make Their Debut

Thursday, August 04, 2016

American men are the defending champion in rugby — a sport that's coming back after being dropped following the 1924 Games. The U.S. women are considered contenders in the fast seven-on-seven game.

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Olympic Women's Team Captain Calls Rugby 7s 'A Perfect Game For America'

Thursday, August 04, 2016

A shorter, faster version of the sport is making its Olympic debut 92 years after rugby was last in the Olympics. And women's rugby is making its first appearance ever.

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Russian Athletes Await Decision On Status To Compete In Rio Olympics

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

Confusion surrounds many Russian athletes in Rio, whose status to compete in the Olympics remains unclear. Individual sports federations are trying to determine who's eligible to compete with only days left before the games begin. Some athletes have appealed their suspensions.

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At The U.S. Olympic Trials, Mixed Opinions About Russian Doping Scandal

Thursday, July 07, 2016

The Russian scandal is a hot topic at the U.S. track and field Olympic Trials. Some feel individual Russian athletes should be allowed to compete if they're clean, others support a blanket ban.

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Track & Field Olympic Hopefuls Compete For A Chance To Go To Rio

Monday, July 04, 2016

The country's top track and field athletes are competing in Eugene, Ore., over the next several days — running, jumping and throwing for a chance to represent the U.S. in this year's summer Olympics.

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A Rejuvenated Michael Phelps Says Rio Will Be Special

Friday, July 01, 2016

Michael Phelps got a DUI, some bad press and time in rehab since the 2012 Olympics. And that helps explain why he decided to come out of retirement and compete in his fifth Summer Games.

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Michael Phelps Finds Renewed Vigor In Qualifying For Final Olympics

Friday, July 01, 2016

U.S. swimming icon Michael Phelps finds renewed vigor in an attempt to return to the Olympics.

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Veteran Swimmer Michael Phelps And Newer Names Headed For Olympics

Thursday, June 30, 2016

At trials in Omaha, Neb., Phelps earned a trip to his fifth Olympics. Katie Ledecky, Leah Smith, Townley Haas and Kelsi Worrell are some of the younger competitors who will be joining him in Rio.

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Playing For A Chance: The Promise And Pain Of The NBA's Minor League

Friday, June 10, 2016

Everyone knows about the multimillion-dollar salaries and celebrity status of NBA players. But in the shadows of the NBA, men toil in the relative obscurity of the D-League to keep their dream alive.

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Boxer Muhammad Ali, 'The Greatest Of All Time,' Dies At 74

Saturday, June 04, 2016

The man considered the greatest boxer of all time inspired millions by standing up for his principles during the 1960s, and by always entertaining — in the boxing ring and in front of a microphone.

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Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' Suspension Reinstated By Appeals Court

Monday, April 25, 2016

Tom Brady's four-game suspension by the NFL for reportedly deflating footballs is back on. The penalty was overturned by federal judge last summer, who agreed with Brady's argument that the penalty was unfair. But on Monday, a three-judge panel disagreed, saying the NFL was within its rights when it imposed the suspension.

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Willett Wins Masters; Defending Champ Spieth's Game Collapses On 12th Hole

Monday, April 11, 2016

There was a stunning end to the Masters golf tournament on Sunday. Last year's winner Jordan Spieth gave up a significant advantage, falling apart down the stretch and losing to Danny Willett.

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