The 2016 Olympics begin on Friday, August 5. VICE Sports runs down what you need to know about the Games.
On this episode of Daily VICE, the olympic gold medalist takes a break from swim practice to answer some trivia.
Rio won't lack NBA star power, but you already know those guys. Here are five ace international players without NBA experience who will keep things interesting.
More than half of Team USA's 555-athlete roster for the Rio Games is female, the most women to ever represent a single country in the Olympics. Here are five faces to know.
In West Texas, the Fast and Furious universe of hotrods and miniskirts is alive and well, albeit with more dust and less money.
The Blue Jays have made a controversial move, deciding to transition their best starter Aaron Sanchez to the bullpen. Was it the right call?
The return of sprinters like Justin Gatlin, LaShawn Merritt, and Tyson Gay to the Olympics raises the question, once more, of whether an athlete who has been caught doping can ever be truly clean again.
The fight against performance-enhancing drugs has long been framed as a moral crusade. But some heretics now contend that the battle is a quagmire, and doing more harm than good.
In becoming strong and muscular through sport, women prove that anatomy is not destiny, and that gender is not a determinant of ability or power.
Charlie Carrel is 22 and has already won more money than you'll probably ever make in your life.
For all the advances that science has made in sport, there are few studies and little consensus about how the menstrual cycle affects athletic performance.
With Silicon Valley being one of the most sought after places to work, a growing number of players are interested in joining the tech community once their basketball days are over.
Right now, it makes far more sense for a player to go undrafted than to be selected in the back half of the NBA draft's second round—what some agents have started calling the "dead zone."
Carmelo Anthony spent Monday afternoon in South Central Los Angeles speaking with city and police officials as part of a town hall about police violence.
The New York Mets have always had uneasy relationships with their most iconic players, but Mike Piazza was an exception—a great player who left a great legacy.
Why is Iceland such a powerhouse, and can Annie Thorisdottir, twice the fittest woman on earth, regain her place on top?
The Berbers of Morocco's Atlas Mountains grow up traversing miles of harsh terrain. Local ultrarunner Mohamad Ahansal believes this makes them extremely good distance runners.
Dennis Crowley helped invent foursquare. Now he wants to reinvent the structure of soccer in America.
A WADA-commissioned report confirms an extensive Russian government doping coverup and program.
Not everyone is convinced that skateboarding's only pro league is good for the sport.
Comedian Judd Apatow makes his documentary directorial debut with the ESPN 30 for 30 film Doc & Darryl.
Neiman Nix, a former minor leaguer, said MLB's actions during its Biogenesis investigation ruined his anti-aging clinic.
We came up with a set of rules the NHL should adopt for next season. It's time to make hockey great again.