Performance-Enhancing Drugs

Beer Muscles and Coffee by LoamCoffee - Pinkbike

Photo by Lonography<p>Long before I ever had my first sip of beer I knew about "beer muscles." Actually, come to think of it, I vividly recall when I …

Coffee

Book excerpt: When Lance met LeMond

New book tells the story of the first encounter between Lance Armstrong and Greg LeMond and how it led to acrimony between the two.Read the full …

Cycling

Like all 800-metre runners, the IAAF will lose to Caster Semenya

© Copyright – 2018 – Athletics Illustrated<p>Like all other female 800-metre runners, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) are …

Athletics

Paul Kimmage: Twenty years on from the 'Calvary' of the 1998 Tour de France, cycling still has a cross to bear

It's 20 years since the town of Longford was twinned with Noyal-Chatillon-sur-Seiche and Google was formed and the Good Friday Agreement was made and …

Cycling

That Time Dmitri Young Showed Up During a WWE Pay-Per-View

Plenty of baseball players have shown their love of professional wrestling over the years.<p>From Wade Boggs <b>appearing alongside Curt Hennig</b> to introduce …

WWE

The resurrection of Alex Rodriguez

It's hard to believe, but not too long ago Alex Rodriguez was one of the most unpopular figures in sports, and maybe America.<p>He was criticized for poor sportsmanship, faced allegations of being a slumlord, and garnered a me-first reputation.<p>Shortly before he retired in 2016, Rodriguez was one of …

Real Estate

Froome drug defence suffers blow after cycling chiefs cast doubt on key study

Chris Froome drug defence suffers blow after cycling chiefs cast doubt on key study as tests were on dogs<p><b>Chris Froome had double the permitted limit</b> …

Sport (UK)

New book celebrates the American bicycle racer whose name we should know

No, not Lance Armstrong. Greg LeMond, the first American to win the Tour de France, is the subject of this timely book.

Cycling

MLB suspends 2 minor leaguers for violating drug program

Pitchers Tyler Spurlin of the Milwaukee Brewers and Jorge Ferrer of the Chicago White Sox have been suspended for violating baseball's minor league …

Baseball

Los Angeles Dispensary Names a Strain After Lebron James in Hopes of Luring Him to the Lakers

The biggest story in the NBA right now is what team Cleveland Cavaliers star player Lebron James will end up playing for next season. But one Los …

Cannabis

ESPN's Mike Golic on Julian Edelman's suspension: 'I don't get this one'

ESPN’s Mike Golic is not buying what the NFL is selling as it pertains to Julian Edelman’s suspension for the use of performance enhancing drugs. Golic made that crystal clear on Tuesday on the “Golic and Wingo” show on ESPN.<p>“No way I buy this. There is no conceivable way you can sell me on this …

NFL

Tramadol use prevalent; Rivera wins in England: Daily News Digest

<b>Supported by</b> Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here’s what’s happening today:<i>Tramadol. The drug is a sour subject in professional cycling. While</i> …

Cycling

Cowboys' David Irving suspended four games for substance abuse

The Dallas Cowboys will begin another year with defensive tackle David Irving on the suspended list.<p>Irving has violated the NFL's substance-abuse …

NFL

Casting a critical eye on corruption in sport: Q&A with anti-doping expert Robin Parisotto

Robin Parisotto has played an important role in anti-doping during his career, with his work including the development of the first-ever tests for …

Cycling

Pro Bowl LB Thomas Davis 'very open' to playing past 2018

Carolina Panthers veteran linebacker Thomas Davis recently said the 2018 NFL season will be his last, but on Thursday he offered a different …

NFL

Italy's Most Beloved Cyclist Rode Hard, Died Young, And Might've Lost His Career To A Rigged Drug Test

It makes sense that Marco Pantani remains Italy’s most beloved cyclist 14 years after his death. Italy is one of cycling’s most vibrant strongholds, …

Cycling

World Cup 2018 Will Be the First to Allow the Marijuana Derivative CBD

This is a game changer.<p>The 2018 FIFA World Cup starts tomorrow, and there are some notable absences from the program outside of the U.S. Men’s …

Cannabis

Steroid use for ideal body a 'time bomb' for Welsh NHS

<b>An increase in men using steroids in a bid to get the perfect body is creating a "time bomb" for the NHS, an expert has warned.</b><p>A needle exchange for steroid users has been opened in Newport after a clinic saw an increase in their use.<p>One user, in his twenties, said he was using them to get his …

Wales

Wizards 2018 NBA Draft prospect profile: Mitchell Robinson

In terms of the needs on their roster and the guys most likely to be available when they are on the clock at No. 15 in the first round, few players …

Basketball

Running back Jamaal Charles to visit New Orleans Saints: source | NOLA.com

The New Orleans Saints will have veteran running back Jamaal Charles in for a visit Wednesday (June 13), according to a league source.<p>The Saints will …

Fantasy Football

Jodie Meeks exercises $3.5 million option with Wizards

Guard Jodie Meeks exercised his $3.5 million contract option to return to the Washington Wizards for the 2018-19 season, league sources told …

Basketball

Mark Ingram officially at Saints minicamp

Sean Payton is glad to see Ingram back in town.<p>Mark Ingram did not attend any of the New Orleans Saints’ organized team activities this offseason as …

Football (U.S.)

Saints: Talk of a Mark Ingram holdout is fake news

When Mark Ingram missed recent OTAs with the Saints, word was he might be entering a contract holdout. He’s saying that’s a media generated story. …

Football (U.S.)

House bill threatens Olympic dopers with 10 years in prison

The U.S. House of Representatives is considering taking drastic measure to curtail doping in international athletic competition.<p>A bill introduced on …

Doping

Julian Edelman's PED test reportedly had 'unrecognizable substance' scientists are analyzing

Edelman claimed last week he didn't know what happened with his positive test; now we know why<p>Shortly after news broke that he had been issued a …

Football (U.S.)

Julian Edelman suspension: New details emerge

A couple of new details have emerged about Julian Edelman’s positive test for performance enhancing drugs.<p>Edelman’s “I don’t know what happened’’ …

NFL

U.S. Lawmakers Want to Criminalize Doping In International Sports

U.S. lawmakers introduced a bill to the House of Representatives that hopes to criminalize doping by proposing prison time to those using, …

Doping

HGH sent to Peyton Manning's home, but lawyers say it wasn't for QB according to report

Manning didn't sue Al Jazeera, but the network’s lawyers are trying to obtain records from private investigators hired by Manning's lawyers.

NFL

Dipoto to ESPN’s Crasnick: Canó won’t be Mariners' full-time 2B upon return

Robinson Canó is suspended until August, and he won’t be eligible to play in the postseason when he returns. As such, the Mariners aren’t planning to …

Seattle

Insight: June 12

Tonight on <b>Insight</b> explores the risks and asks how the legal and medical system should treat steroid usage.Jenny Brockie speaks to doctors and lawyers …

TV (Australia)