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Jon Ackerman

The 12 rosters with 12 men each are set for the Rio Olympic men’s basketball tournament.
The IOC’s ruling executive board met Saturday for the final time before the opening of the games next Friday.
Bob and Mike Bryan have pulled out of the Rio Games, less than a week before defending the men’s doubles gold medal.
The Canadian lawyer who accused Russia of operating a state-run doping program is facing “a deluge of requests.”
The chance to compete at the Olympics can’t come soon enough for Martin Kaymer.
Greivis Vasquez of the New Jersey Nets was ruled out by his NBA team on Friday.
Sager was set to cover his fifth straight Olympics for NBC.
Russia’s flag bearer for the Opening Ceremony will be volleyball player Sergei Tetyukhin, appearing in his sixth Olympics.
How does the mom of Usain Bolt help the world’s fastest man keep his cool?
Kirsty Coventry is going to the Olympics for the fifth and final time, swimming for one more little slice of history.
The difference between winning and losing can be miniscule. Olympic gold could have easily been silver.
Former NFL linebacker Dhani Jones will serve as a reporter during NBC’s coverage of the Rio Games.
Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Patrick Reed and Matt Kuchar spoke with an Olympic legend, speed skater Dan Jansen.
The beach volleyball arena on famed Copacabana Beach is sure to be among the most vibrant venues of the 2016 Olympics.
The Brazilian soccer star says problems at the athletes’ village could harm preparations of some Olympic competitors.
A documentary telling the story of 18 African-American Olympians in the 1936 Berlin Games is set to be released Aug. 5.
Whatever controversy is raging in the Olympic world there’s one constant: Usain Bolt’s bravado and self-confidence.
Roger Federer will miss the Rio Olympics, and the rest of the 2016 season, due to a knee injury.
At least 86 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team have so far been barred from the Rio Games.
NBC has added a couple decorated Olympians to its coverage of the Rio Games.
The Olympic team of Belarus has branded the athletes’ village in Rio de Janeiro unsanitary.
Never before have Kenya’s fabulously successful runners gone to the Olympics in such a negative light.
Olympic champion Alexander Dyachenko and four other Russian canoeists have been barred from competing in Rio.
Russian doping whistleblower Yulia Stepanova is appealing her ban from the Olympics.