The Olympic "bounce," in other words, is a myth. The number of fans watching hockey on TV reverted to pre-Vancouver levels after medals were awarded.
If her 'tell-all' appearance on 'Oprah' this week was meant to clear the air about the truth and Marion Jones, it failed miserably, writes Mark Kreidler.
The evidence doesn't lie. And neither, as it turned out, does C.J. Hunter, who was right in portraying ex-wife Marion Jones as a heavy steroids user.
Michael Rasmussen's dismissal was a devastating blow to cycling and the Tour de France, but are the recent events really that shocking?
Trevor Graham's indictment is the latest BALCO development. But the biggest issue, what happens to Barry Bonds, remains unresolved.
Falsely accused in a doping scandal, Jan Ullrich didn't get to ride in the Tour de France. Four months later, Spanish authorities say he wasn't involved. Now what?
Soccer. Basketball. And now it looks like Davis and Ryder Cups are a struggle. What's up with American dominance?
Floyd Landis' gamut of excuses may have aroused a measure of doubt over his positive drug test at the Tour de France, but in the end, writes Mark Kreidler, no amount of spin will be able to hide the plain and obvious truth.
The NFL is now testing for amphetamines. About time. But we still don't know who tests positive for what particular substance.
Does anyone come out clean after the latest in the Lance Armstrong saga? Mark Kreidler takes a look.
Jacques Rogge says he'll look into reports of athlete abuse. But whether he'll get answers is another matter.
You'll hear the word "closure" a lot with regard to the Eric Rudolph case. Try running that one past Richard Jewell.
Michael Johnson, he of the golden feat, is back running around again, this time as sprinter Jeremy Wariner's agent.
The new Marion Jones may be Allyson Felix, but we say "may" with an asterisk.
Trevor Graham says he was "just a coach doing the right thing" when he handed over a THG-coated syringe that launched the BALCO investigation. Sure.
The key question isn't about security or construction delays. No, the question for Athens, is: What if they threw an Olympics and nobody cared?