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Ex-Met Doc Gooden Drug Rumors Swirl

Appearing rail-thin and frail, beloved former Met Dwight (Doc) Gooden refused to discuss Monday whether he had a cocaine problem. Frail-looking Doc Gooden refuses to say if he’s using cocaine Via www.nydailynews.com Appearing rail-thin and frail, former

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Sponsors Fleeing Liar Lochte

“We appreciate his many achievements,” Speedo USA continued, “and hope he moves forward and learns from this experience.”  Ouch! Three Sponsors Drop Ryan Lochte’s Sponsorship Amid Rio Drama Via www.eonline.com Company promises to donate a $50,000 portion

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Lochte Liar Comes Clean

Ryan Lochte apologized on social media on Friday morning, saying he was sorry for not being “more careful and candid” in how he described events Sunday. Ryan Lochte apologizes for description of gas station incident Via www.usatoday.com Ryan Lochte said

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BOLT!

His victory in the 200 gave him eight Olympic golds. He has won three in each of the 100 and 200. The final step for the once-unimaginable “triple-triple” is gold in the 4×100-meter relay. Bolt cements his

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Hope Solo Losing Friends After Comments

“I’m really disappointed, to be honest” teammate Megan Rapinoe said in an interview on NBC Sports on Thursday, via USA Today, when asked about how she reacted to Solo’s words.  US women’s soccer is totally fed up with Hope Solo Via nypost.com Let’s see Hope

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US Wins 4×100 Relay Appeal

Race officials upheld an American protest due to the jostling in Thursday morning’s preliminary heat, but because relay finals must be limited to eight teams, the runners will be called back to the track. U.S. wins appeal

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European Olympic Boss Arrested

Police in Brazil arrested the head of the European Olympic Committees, Irishman Patrick Hickey over illegal Olympic ticket sales. Mr Hickey, 71, is suspected of selling tickets for higher than their face value. Europe’s top Olympic official arrested in Rio