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August 8, 2014

June 11 Flashback: ‘With New Public Petition Calling For Congress and Chuck Wielgus Prosecution, USA Swimming’s Sex Abuse Victims Keep USOC From Changing the Subject’

NEXT — Summer 2013 flashback: “USA Swimming’s Big-Money PR Campaign to Combat ‘Perceptions’ and Ward Off Congressional Investigations”   With New Public Petition Calling for Congress […]
August 8, 2014

Summer 2013 Flashback: USA Swimming’s Big-Money PR Campaign to Combat ‘Perceptions’ and Ward Off Congressional Investigations

Summer 2013 Flashback: USA Swimming’s Big-Money PR Campaign to Combat ‘Perceptions’ and Ward Off Congressional Investigations Published June 24th, 2014 EXCLUSIVE: Internal USA Swimming Memo Exposes […]
August 13, 2014

Is WWE Taking Care of Brain-Injured Ricky ‘The Dragon’ Steamboat?

by Irvin Muchnick   In what is somewhere between a hot story and a tempest in a teapot, confusion surrounds the current WWE role of the […]
September 3, 2014

Flashback: Wes Welker Suspension Recalls Our 2011 Coverage of How Football Players Beat the Concussion Tests By Abusing Ritalin

Yesterday the National Football League’s four-game suspension of Wes Welker, the Denver Broncos’ oft-concussed wide receiver, for amphetamine use, led some in the Colorado media to […]
September 3, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming

by Irvin Muchnick   Travis Tygart — the investigator who brought down Lance Armstrong and heads the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) — regularly worked on […]
September 4, 2014

Olympic Anti-Doping Chief Tygart Investigated Fugitive Sex Abuser Coach For USA Swimming; Ban Not Announced For 8 Years And He’s Probably Still Coaching in Venezuela

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   PREVIOUSLY: EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming   Through his […]
September 8, 2014

Ex-Flack For USADA’s Travis Tygart Trolls Concussion Inc. Following Questions About Tygart’s Previous Work on Sexual Abuse Cases As a Lawyer For USA Swimming

PREVIOUSLY:   EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming Published September 3rd, 2014 Olympic Anti-Doping Chief Tygart Investigated […]
September 9, 2014

Making the Cyberspace Rounds: A New Travis Tygart / USA Swimming Sexual Abuse Meme

PREVIOUSLY:   EXCLUSIVE: Travis Tygart, Head of Olympic Anti-Doping Agency, Investigated Sexual Abuse Cases For USA Swimming Published September 3rd, 2014   Olympic Anti-Doping Chief Tygart […]
September 9, 2014

With USA Swimming’s Old Lawyer Travis Tygart – Plus the 49ers’ President – Speaking Thursday, Santa Clara Sports Law Symposium Could Be Liveliest Yet … Or Lamest

by Irvin Muchnick   For the fourth straight year of its five years of existence, the Santa Clara University Law School’s Sports Law and Ethics Symposium […]