January 08, 2001
If you thought there was no sports angle to the biggest news story of the season—Madonna's wedding—well, how wrong you'd be. In fact, a famous British footballer's absence from the nuptials reportedly has created a...
October 18, 2000 | Rick Reilly
They swam in the same event in the same pool in the same Olympics, but Paula Barila Bolopa and Inge de Bruijn were worlds apart
October 02, 2000 | Leigh Montville
The surprisingly strong American swimmers got the biggest surprise of all when Anthony Ervin and Gary Hall Jr. won in a dead heat
October 02, 2000 | John Walters
On Friday's Olympic coverage, NBC broadcast priceless shots of Amy Van Dyken of the U.S. shaking her head at Inge de Bruijn's 50-meter freestyle world record in a heat, but commentators Dan Hicks and Rowdy Gaines...
August 14, 2000 | Jack McCallum
Five-time gold medalist Jenny Thompson, 27, plans to undress her younger rivals in Sydney and become the most decorated U.S. woman Olympian ever