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Simone Biles's decision to withdraw continues growing trend of the world's top athletes prioritizing their mental health over achievements or competition.

Biles, Osaka Signal New Era of Prioritizing Mental Health

Decisions like the one the world's best gymnast made on Tuesday might be jarring to many, but it doesn't mean she doesn't care. We have seen athletes step away for nonphysical reasons before—and the trend could continue.

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U.S. gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from the Olympic team final

Simone Biles Withdrew to Protect Her Mental Health, Avoid Injury

The U.S. gymnast confirmed that she is not physically injured, but her status for the rest of the Olympics remains in doubt.

Gonzaga Bulldogs guard Jalen Suggs and Southern California Trojans forward Evan Mobley

Final Top 80 NBA Draft Prospect Rankings

Cade Cunningham, Evan Mobley, Jalen Green and Jalen Suggs headline the top of the big board as we get closer to draft day.



Aaron Rodgers gives "I love you" hand gesture to fans as he leaves the field after a playoff game in 2020

The Rodgers Resolution

How the Packers and their QB got here, and what’s next. Plus, the league pushes the players again on protocols for unvaccinated players.

Olympic gold medalist Lydia Jacoby

Lydia Jacoby's Stunning Gold Medal Sends Alaskan Fans Into Frenzy

The 17-year-old "Alaskan assassin" upset reigning gold medalist and world-record holder Lilly King in the 100-meter breaststroke, lifting U.S. swimming and electrifying her hometown fans.

Oklahoma State's Cade Cunningham dribbles vs. Baylor

NBA Mock Draft: Latest Projections and Rumors

Cade Cunningham remains the projected top selection, and the top five or six picks have come into focus, but there’s still a great deal of intrigue and anticipation around the NBA going into Thursday night.

Team USA softball pitcher Monica Abbott

Gold Medal Thriller Proves Softball Deserves to Be in Olympics

Its return was likely only temporary for the Tokyo Games, but the U.S. and Japan deserve a rematch in Paris.


Now Is Not the Time for Deshaun Watson Trade Speculation

Between the unresolved lawsuits and the context uncovered in an SI investigation, it’s irresponsible to predict what’s next in the QB’s football career.

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