NBA's Spurs Make Waves With Winning Streak

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Americans Don't Fare Well Early In French Open

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Devils, Kings To Meet In Stanley Cup Finals Game 1

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Spyros Gianniotis started the Olympic torch relay at the ancient site of Olympia earlier this month. Greece hasn't won an Olympic medal in swimming since 1896 — something Gianniotis hopes to change in London. Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Swimmer Vies To Bring Olympic Joy Home To Greece

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Larger Than Life: Tourists pose in front of a UEFA Euro 2012 Cup placard on Kiev's Independence Square in Ukraine. Europe is entering a packed sports schedule — but soccer still reigns supreme, says Frank Deford. Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Europe's High Season For Sports, Soccer Rules

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'Finding Ultra': The Ultimate Athletic Test

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Women Push Their Limits In Pro Cycling Race

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Sports: Ice, Hoops And Rackets

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Even Soccer Teams Are Feeling The Pinch In Spain

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After Short Season, NBA Playoffs Begin In Earnest

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Keelin Godsey competes as a woman but lives as a man, says reporter Pablo Torre. Al Tielemans/Sports Illustrated hide caption

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Transgender Athlete Competes For Olympic Spot

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Ray Ewry wins the standing high jump at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London. Ewry won 10 gold medals, all after having overcome polio as a child. Topical Press Agency/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Before Leaping To 10 Golds, Athlete Beat Polio

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Austrian Pilot Hopes To Break Freefall Record

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