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  1. Kyrie Irving garners USA Basketball men's award

    Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving, the MVP of the Basketball World Cup, was honored Sunday as the USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year.

    Story | Conversation | December 21, 2014
  2. Justin Gatlin fails to make list of finalists for world athlete a...

    Facing a backlash over his doping past, American sprinter Justin Gatlin has failed to make the list of finalists for the IAAF world athlete of the year award.

    Story | Conversation | October 17, 2014
  3. Justin Gatlin shrugs off critics -- I'm believing in myself

    Justin Gatlin doesn't quite understand the backlash over his nomination for track and field athlete of the year.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2014
  4. Sebastian Coe, IAAF vice president, says he has 'big problems' wi...

    IAAF vice president Sebastian Coe says he has "big problems" with the track and field governing body including doping-tainted sprinter Justin Gatlin on the athlete of the year short list.

    Story | Conversation | October 07, 2014
  5. Robert Harting wants off nomination list due to Justin Gatlin inc...

    Olympic discus champion Robert Harting says he wants to be taken off the short list for the athlete of the year because it also contains Justin Gatlin, an American sprinter who has been convicted of doping.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2014
  6. Justin Gatlin among 10 nominated for World Athlete award

    American sprinter Justin Gatlin, unbeaten this season, has been named as an IAAF World Athlete of the Year candidate.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2014
  7. Katie Ledecky selected USA Swimming Athlete of the Year

    Katie Ledecky was honored as the USA Swimming Athlete of the Year for the second straight season and took the Phillips 66 Performance Award for her record-breaking performance in the 1,500-meter freestyle at the Pan Pacific Championships.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2014
  8. Breanna Stewart of UConn Huskies wins 2nd USA hoops honor

    Breanna Stewart has earned her second USA Basketball female athlete of the year honor.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2014
  9. Ryan Lochte, Katie Ledecky win top honors at Golden Goggles

    Ryan Lochte and Olympic and world champion Katie Ledecky won male and female athlete of the year at the Golden Goggles as USA Swimming honored its top performers.

    Story | Conversation | November 24, 2013
  10. Usain Bolt, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are IAAF athletes of the year...

    Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce were chosen world athletes of the year on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2013
  11. Katie Ledecky wins USA Swimming athlete of year

    Olympic and world champion Katie Ledecky has been selected USA Swimming athlete of the year.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2013
  12. Suzy Favor Hamilton's name stripped from Big Ten award

    The Big Ten female athlete of the year award no longer is named for the Olympic track star from Wisconsin who later acknowledged working as a prostitute.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2013
  13. Diana Taurasi wins USA Basketball female athlete of year

    Diana Taurasi has been chosen USA Basketball's female athlete of the year for 2012 after leading the Americans to a fifth straight Olympic gold medal.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2013
  14. LeBron James wins men's USA Basketball award for 2012

    LeBron James has been chosen USA Basketball's male athlete of the year for 2012 after equaling Michael Jordan's feat while leading the Americans to a gold medal.

    Story | Conversation | January 02, 2013
  15. Big Ten not talking about future of Suzy Favor Athlete of the Yea...

    The Big Ten isn't talking about the future of the Suzy Favor Athlete of the Year Award, named after three-time Olympian who revealed this week she lived a double life as an escort in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | December 21, 2012
  16. Gymnast Gabby Douglas wins female athlete of the year honors

    When Gabby Douglas allowed herself to dream of being the Olympic champion, she imagined having a nice little dinner with family and friends to celebrate. Maybe she'd make an appearance here and there.

    Story | Conversation | December 21, 2012