Tom Goldman

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U.S. Women Win First Medal In Cross-Country Skiing, Fall Short In Figure Skating

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

It was an up and down day at the Olympics. All three of the U.S. women's figure skaters fell or stumbled in the short program, but the U.S. women won their first ever medal in cross-country skiing.


At Winter Olympics, Russian Curler Suspected Of Doping

Monday, February 19, 2018

More than 160 Russian athletes who passed drug tests were allowed to compete in the Winter Olympic Games, even though the Russian Olympic Committee was banned for using prohibited substances.


Olympics: U.S. Falls Behind In Skiing, Figure Skating

Friday, February 16, 2018

American skier Mikaela Shiffrin narrowly missed out on winning her third gold medal Friday. And in men's figure skating, top U.S. medal hope Nathan Chen had a disappointing performance.


Mikaela Shiffrin, Of The U.S., Wins Gold In Women's Giant Slalom

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Mikaela Shiffrin won an Olympic gold medal in the giant slalom on Thursday. It's her second career Olympic title. At the 2014 Sochi Games, Shiffrin won the slalom — a title she will defend Friday.


What's Missing From Hockey In The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

For the first time since 1994, no current NHL players will play in the Olympic hockey tournament. These means many of the best players won't be in Pyeongchang, but will this make the games less exciting?


Shaun White Wins Third Gold Medal

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

American snowboarder Shaun White had a dazzling final run to reclaim gold in the men's halfpipe — his third gold.


Olympic Results: Germany Leads Medal Count

Monday, February 12, 2018

At the Winter Olympics, it was a weekend of high drama. High winds scuttled the finals of the men's downhill and women's giant slalom. And the U.S. won its first medal in men's luge singles.


How Olympians Cope With The Terror Of Downhill Alpine Skiing

Friday, February 09, 2018

Winter Olympic sports combine grace, beauty and danger, where athletes defy and even embrace risk. In downhill skiing, a racer has to find confidence amid the terror of a headlong plunge down a mountain.


Uncertainty Over Russian Athletes' Participation Clouds Olympics

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

The specter of doping continues to hang over the Pyeongchang Olympics as the competition starts this week. Olympic officials squabbled openly about the damage being done to the games.


Gymnastics Sexual Abuse Case Puts Spotlight On Protecting Athletes

Friday, January 26, 2018

Fallout continues from the scandal involving USA Gymnastics and a team doctor who sexually assaulted young girls. Advocates are asking tough questions about how and why it happened.


The Highs And Lows Of This Year's NBA Season

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Lebron James became the youngest NBA player to score 30,000 career points. While James is having one of the best years of his career, it's been an up and down NBA basketball season overall.


Repeated Head Hits, Not Just Concussions, May Lead To A Type Of Chronic Brain Damage

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Scientists believe they have solid evidence that repeated direct hits to the head can cause the degenerative brain disease seen in some athletes, even if there are no signs of concussion.


U.S. Figure Skaters Preparing For PyeongChang Winter Olympics

Friday, January 05, 2018

The best figure skaters in the United States are squaring off this week and will learn who will compete at next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea. Already, there have been some surprises.


Russian Olympic Committee Suspended From 2018 Winter Olympics

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

The International Olympic Committee decided on Tuesday to suspend the Russian Olympic Committee from participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. The decision comes after a widespread doping program in Russia. Russian athletes can still compete, but it will be under the Olympic flag.


Team Russia Waiting To Learn Fate For 2018 Winter Olympics

Monday, December 04, 2017

On Tuesday, Russia will learn whether it will be allowed to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Officials have already stripped six medals won by Russia in the previous Winter Olympics because of doping.


What Kind Of Future Should America's Favorite Spectator Sport Expect?

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Tomorrow a holiday tradition — Thanksgiving and the NFL. Fans have three different games they can devour, but TV ratings are down as controversy has dogged America's number one spectator sport. Is the future of the NFL at risk?


Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott Loses Latest Attempt To Block Suspension

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott, the Dallas Cowboys' star running back has an on-again, off-again six game suspension in connection with a domestic violence accusation. On Thursday, a panel of federal judges ruled against Elliott and for the NFL, which suspended him in August.


Houston Astros Win World Series

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers to capture their first World Series title in the franchise's 56-year history.


Dodgers Defeat Astros To Force A Final World Series Game

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Houston Astros in Game 6 of the World Series Tuesday night in LA, forcing a Game 7 to determine the series winner.


Dodgers And Astros Prepare For World Series Game 6 in LA

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Game 6 of the World Series is tonight as the Los Angeles Dodgers face the Houston Astros. It's been a thrilling series so far with both teams having offensive explosions and defensive stops.