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NBC Couldn’t Spare 9.63 Seconds to Air 100m Final Live
NBC's coverage of the Games of the XXX Olympiad have been a polarizing topic throughout its nine days thus far. Well, they were at it again on Sunday, refusing to air Usain Bolt's Olympic record performance in the men's 100m dash live so it could be saved for tape delay later in the e…
American Galen Rupp Wins Silver in Men’s 10,000m
In an absolutely fascinating race, Galen Rupp of the United States became the first American since Billy Mills in 1964 to medal in the men's 10,000m, grabbing a silver in the final lap.
Rupp was in the middle of the pack for most of the race, staying within striking distance until the last few l…
USA Win Gold in Phelps’ Final Olympic Swim
In the 4 x 100m medley relay, the United States sent Michael Phelps out on a high note, decimating the field on the final leg to take gold in the last Olympic event of Phelps' storied Olympic career.
The US team was primed for success, featuring three individual gold medalists in their respective leg…
Shin A Lam, South Korea, Win Silver in Team Epee
Unless you've been living under a rock, or have just been sticking to NBC's tape delay filled coverage of the Olympics, you've heard the story of Shin A Lam, the South Korean fencer who was robbed of an opportunity at a gold medal due to a timekeeping snafu...
USA Basketball Survives Scare From Lithuania
LeBron James proved in this year's NBA Finals that he was someone who could get the job done in crunch time. Nobody would have thought that he'd need to do it again in today's game against Lithuania but, if he didn't, the US wouldn't have won in a 99-94 thriller...
Phelps Wins Gold In Final Individual Event
Despite likely being able to qualify for the Summer Olympics again in 2016, Michael Phelps has been steadfast in saying that this Olympics will be his last. If that’s the case, he wrapped up his individual Olympic career in as fitting a way as possible: by winning gold.

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