Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor, who just penned a new book, “Misty: Digging Deep in Volleyball and Life,” says her parents’ battle with alcoholism took away a piece of her childhood, but that playing sports helped take her mind off her problems.
Keep it light and simple this summer: Hot chef and gold medal-winning Olympian Brian Boitano whips up delicious spaghetti with artichokes and spinach.
Olympic gold medalist Evan Lysacek takes a hit to the head -- and a fall in the standings. He talks with Access' Shaun Robinson about "Dancing with the Stars" judge Len Goodman's harsh criticism and his head injury.
Olympic gold medal snowboarder Shaun White chats with TODAY’s Matt Lauer about spending his warm-weather downtime off the half-pipe, skateboarding and hanging out with his family.
Gold medalist Steven Holcomb, who adopted a dog during a Jill Rappaport segment on TODAY, is delighted with his new “best friend.”
Gold medalist Shani Davis returns to the place where he learned how to skate, the Evanston Illinois Speedskating Club. And as NBC’s Kevin Tibbles reports, Davis has grown into a local hero, inspiring kids to strap on skates.
VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 17: (L-R) Shaun White of the United States reacts with fellow American Scott Lago after White wins the gold medal and Lago the bronze in the Snowboard Men's Halfpipe final on day six of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Cypress Snowboard & Ski-Cross Stadium on February 1
Michael Phelps of the U.S. celebrates with his gold medal after winning the men's 200m freestyle final at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 12, 2008. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
epa01890846 Diego Occhiuzzi of Italy fences with Gelu Florin Zalomir of Romania during the Men's Sabre team competition final match at the World Fencing Championships in Antalya, Turkey on 08 October 2009. Romania defeated Italy and won the gold medal. EPA/KERIM OKTEN
Michael Phelps of the United States reacts as gold medalist Paul Biedermann is seen in background, after finishing second in the Men's 200m Freestyle, at the FINA Swimming World Championships, in Rome, Tuesday, July 28, 2009 (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)