London Olympics

Former Olympic, USC Sprint Champion Mel Patton Dies At 89 Mel Patton, a double gold medal-winning sprinter at the 1948 London Olympics and a five-time NCAA champion, has died. He was 89.
Griffin Says Knee Is Completely Healed From SurgeryAll-Star Blake Griffin says his left knee is healed after last month's surgery that forced him to miss the London Olympics, when he worked on his shot and free throws while his U.S. teammates were winning a gold medal.
Clippers' Chris Paul Undergoes Thumb SurgeryLos Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb, an injury that occurred last month before he played for the U.S. in the London Olympics.
15-Year-Old Katie Ledecky, Youngest Member Of U.S. Swim Team, Wins 800 FreeAmerican 15-year-old Katie Ledecky won the 800-meter freestyle at the London Olympics on Friday.
Gabby Douglas Wins Gold for USA In All-Around Gymnastics Might be time to get Gabby Douglas a new nickname. Olympic champ might work.
Cali-filled USA Water Polo Team Defeats Romania 10-8The United States recovered from a slow start to edge Romania 10-8 in men's water polo at the London Olympics.
Glendora's Bryan Clay Will Try To Make Olympic History By Winning 3 Medals In DecathlonMichael Phelps did something that no other Olympian has done by winning 8 gold medals in a single Olympics. This year in London, Glendora’s Bryan Clay will attempt to do something that no other athlete has done in the history of the Olympics.
Janet Evans Finishes 2nd In Mission Viejo Swim MeetJanet Evans has finished second in her heat of the 800-meter freestyle as part of the 40-year-old swimmer's comeback for the London Olympics.
Women's Olympic Volleyball Team To Scrimmage At USC's Galen Center, UC IrvineThe U.S. women's national volleyball team, which has already secured a spot in the London Olympics, will hold two public scrimmages in Southern California next month to prepare for the FIVB World Grand Prix.
Galaxy's Beckham Makes Latest Cut For London OlympicsDavid Beckham has made the latest cut to represent Britain for this summer's London Olympics.
Griffin Could Be Pairing Up With Kobe For London OlympicsWith the 2012 London Olympics just seven months away, Team USA is reportedly heading for its first round of roster cuts.