2012 London Olympics

A spectators wearing glasses with Olympic rings. (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/GettyImages)

Baffoe: The Olympics—I Don’t Get It

The Olympics are neither interesting nor entertaining to me.

670 The Score–07/27/2012

Scottie Pippen, Michael Jordan, and Clyde Drexler of the USA celebrate after winning the gold medal during the Barcelona Olympics. (Credit: Mike Powell/Allsport)

Video: 20 Years Later, Dream Team Footage Released

Check out this video of Jordan vs. Johnson during a pre-Olympic scrimmage.

670 The Score–07/25/2012

Michael Phelps. (Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Phelps Showing Leadership Among US Swimmers

Michael Phelps is speaking up on the brink of his last Olympics.

670 The Score–07/25/2012

Rich South Band

Few Members of Rich South Marching Band Set To Leave For London Olympics

Some members of a south suburban high school marching band leave Tuesday for the London Olympics, but there’s disappointment that not all of them can afford to go.


Michael Jordan stands between Scottie Pippen and Clyde Drexler as the 1992 Dream Team receives its gold medals. (Getty Images)

Jordan: 1992 Dream Team Better Than 2012 USA Squad

Michael Jordan said there’s no way Kobe Bryant and this year’s USA Olympic basketball team could’ve beaten the 1992 Dream Team.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Michael Johnson anchors the USA to victory in the Mens 4x400m Relay Final at the Olympic Stadium on Day 15 of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. (Mike Powell/Allsport/Getty)

Olympic Champion Michael Johnson: ‘Slavery Has Benefited Descendants Like Me’

Olympic champion Michael Johnson believes descendants of West African slaves have a “superior athletic gene” that gives black American and Caribbean sprinters an advantage.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Joakim Noah

Noah Out For London Olympics

Due to a severely sprained ankle suffered during last season’s playoffs, Bulls center Joakim Noah will not play for the French national team in the 2012 Olympics in London.

670 The Score–07/04/2012

Chris Bosh. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bosh Out Of Olympics To Rest, Rehab Injury

Chris Bosh is still hurting, and his Olympic plans are being pushed aside so he can heal.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2012

Dwyane Wade holds his gold medal after the U.S. defeated Spain in 2008. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Wade To Undergo Knee Surgery, Will Miss Olympics

Dwyane Wade needs surgery on his left knee and will miss the London Olympics.

670 The Score–06/28/2012