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IOC to Explore Legal Options on Banning Russian Athletes from Olympics

The International Olympic Committee says it exploring legal options on possibly banning all Russian teams from competing in the upcoming Rio Olympics over allegations of an elaborate doping scheme. The IOC's executive board convened a conference call a day after the World Anti-Doping Agency released an independent report citing widespread, state-sponsored doping by Russian athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. WADA called for the IOC to ban all Russian athletes and...

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