I’m starting something new. This is a daily collection of links, not all sports-related, devoted to the best, most interesting, or most important stuff I want to share.
Category Archives: Olympics
So when I don’t go home for Spring Break, sports news happens literally less than an hour away from my house? Something is telling me to visit my family. Continue reading
The Games of the 29th Olympiad: Men’s Basketball, Second Semifinal: United States vs. Argentina, Live Blog
Another morning, another live blog. Enjoy. Continue reading
The Games of the 29th Olympiad: Men’s Basketball, Preliminary Round, Group B: United States vs. Spain, Live Blog
Because there’s nothing like Olympic basketball on a Saturday morning at 10 AM to give me reason to wake up early on a lazy weekend day. Continue reading
Here’s the full race, via NBC. (Quick, painless download required.) Here’s the version Deadspin has, which shows, at the end of the video, the end of the race and the beginning of the medal ceremony, and isn’t likely to be taken down.
But even the grainy YouTube version is powerful.
And for good reason. (Watch, then jump, ’cause it could go down at any second.) Continue reading
The Games of the 29th Olympiad: Men’s Basketball, Preliminary Round, Group B: United States vs. China, Live Blog
It’s the Olympic debut of Dream Team V, and the only one without gold to defend. And it’s against the host nation and the largest country in the world. Oh, and about a billion people will watch.
So it’s, yes, kind of a big deal. Continue reading