| Aug 13, 2013
| 10:35 PM
The NFL Players Assn. has told its members that the union "tentatively agreed" that 40 players will take blood tests for human growth hormone each week during the season, with a positive result drawing a four-game suspension.
The NFLPA emailed players a...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:59 AM
One of Libertyville’s top hurdlers in his first two seasons, Max Roberts is constantly working to improve his technique. On May 16 at the Buffalo Grove Sectional, Roberts qualified for state in the 300-meter hurdles, setting a new personal record of...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 9:25 PM
Competing against the world’s best all-around athletes, Austin Bahner currently sits in sixth place after day one with 3958 points at the USA Championships Decathlon in Des Moines, IA.
Included in the Decathlon field is current world record holder...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:06 PM
LONDON — How do you measure greatness? By two events that lasted fewer than 30 seconds combined? By one 10-part event that ground on for 25 hours over two days?
About 45 minutes after Usain Bolt of Jamaica won the Olympic track title he thought was...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:25 PM
When the Summer Olympics began with the staid Queen of England taking part in a James Bond skit filmed for the best opening ceremony ever, you knew the biggest event on the global sports calendar had a chance to be a celebration of both winning and...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 3:58 PM
How's this for a doomsday scenario:
The U.S. men could come home without a single gold medal from the World Track & Field Championships that begin Saturday in Daegu, South Korea.
Yes, that's pretty unlikely for a country whose men never have won fewer...