Kings All-Star Center DeMarcus says he wants to make sure he’s “playing my part” for Team USA at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. He’s averaging 8.6 points and 4.4 rebounds but has struggled with foul trouble in the team’s seven victories. The team plays Serbia on Sunday for the gold medal.
In a consensus action that included North Korea and South Korea, the United Nations General Assembly on Monday adopted a resolution asking all nations to observe an "Olympic truce" during the 2018 Winter Games in February.
A Russian cross-country skier who won bronze at the 2014 Winter Olympics has been forced to deny he's an informer for the World Anti-Doping Agency after two teammates who finished ahead of him were banned.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has obtained files from the Moscow lab that contain testing data during a period when investigators say Russia ran a state-sponsored system designed to evade positive tests.