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USA Gymnastics hires NBA exec Li Li Leung as new CEO

USA Gymnastics is turning to NBA executive Li Li Leung to help turn the embattled program around as it fights to retain its status as the national governing body for the sport

Indonesia makes 2032 Olympics bid official

Indonesia has officially joined bidding to host the 2032 Olympics following its success staging the Asian Games last year

Don't Look Now, but Florida State Is Emerging as…

Florida State has won seven games in a row and SI's Jon Rothstein believes the Seminoles' depth could give them an edge over many teams come March.

A washout: Play suspended at Rio Open because of heavy rain

Heavy rain ensured there were no completed matches Monday at the Rio Open

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The NBA Is Launching A Professional Basketball…

The Basketball Africa League will have 12 teams from countries across the continent.

Maurizio Sarri isolated at Chelsea after fans…

Maurizio Sarri looks isolated in his first season at Chelsea after fans turned on him with a volley of abusive chants during a 2-0 loss to Manchester United

In France, the Force is strong with lightsaber…

In France, it is easier than ever now to act out "Star Wars" fantasies, because the fencing federation has officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport

LeBron James Reacts to Colin Kaepernick's…

LeBron James spoke on Colin Kaepernick's settlement with the NFL, showing his support for the quarterback during his extended-free agency.

Serena Williams back in top 10 after giving birth

Serena Williams has returned to the top 10 in the tennis rankings for the first time since taking a break to have her first child

Hurricanes owner Dundon invests $250 million in…

Carolina Hurricanes owner Tom Dundon is investing $250 million in the Alliance of American Football

Olympic volunteers: One-time chance, or…

Olympic volunteers: Is it a case of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, or economic exploitation

Unsung Heroes: Sharpshooter Craig Hodges Spoke…

As the NBA world prepares for All-Star Saturday night, SI remembers sharpshooter Craig Hodges, who was blackballed by the league because of his outspoken views.

Cecchinato beats Schwartzman in Argentina Open final

Third-seeded Marco Cecchinato of Italy won the Argentina Open final on Sunday, taking his third career title and disappointing home crowd favorite Diego Schwartzman

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No. 12 Oregon State holds off No. 2 Oregon 67-62

Aleah Goodman had 22 points and No. 12 Oregon State snapped No. 2 Oregon's 17-game winning streak with a 67-62 victory on Monday night

New athletes group formed to tackle doping in…

British cyclist, former WADA executive form athletes group to tackle doping in sports

Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid Reach Settlement in…

On Friday, Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid ended their collusion grievance against the NFL, according to Kaepernick’s lawyers.

Kucherov has 5 points, Lightning beat Blue…

Nikita Kucherov had two goals and three assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 for their sixth straight win

Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee diagnosed with…

Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee, a contender for the 100-meter butterfly gold medal at next year's Olympics in Tokyo, has been diagnosed with leukemia

Report: Pelicans Fire GM Dell Demps

The New Orleans Pelicans reportedly fired GM Dell Demps Friday morning. The team is 26-33 heading into the All-Star break, six games out of the Western Conference’s final playoff spot.

Clark: Some teams make little effort to justify…

Players' union head Tony Clark criticized baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred for blaming players' demands for the slow free agent market and said an increasing number of teams make little effort to justify the price of a ticket

Olympic champion rower Reinelt of Germany dies at 30

Maximilian Reinelt, an Olympic gold medalist rower from Germany who was a long-time member of the country's successful men's eights crew, dies at 30

NBA All-Star Weekend: How Much Recruiting and…

NBA on TNT’s Kenny Smith wonders why all the upcoming free agents ended up on LeBron's All-Star team.

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Guy's 23 lift No. 3 Virginia past No. 20 Hokies…

Kyle Guy scored 23 and No. 3 Virginia pulled away in the second half and beat No. 20 Virginia Tech 64-58

South Korea picks Seoul for 2032 Olympic bid

South Korea has chosen its capital, Seoul, for its bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, which it hopes to jointly host with rival North Korea as a peace gesture

Bellator's Paul Daley on Michael Page: I'm Going…

Bellator's Paul Daley is done listening to the hype surrounding his opponent, Michael "Venom" Page. He shares thoughts on MVP's career and breaks down how he plans to win the battle.