Tag Archives: Olympics

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 8/12/12 — Kevin Durant

    Stat Line Of The Night — 8/12/12 — Kevin Durant

    The USA men’s basketball team entered the final day of the 2012 Olympic Games with a perfect 7-0 record, but despite their dominating performance up to that point, a loss to Spain in Sunday’s final would still make their visit to London an epic failure.  With all of that pressure staring them in the face, […]

  • Olympics BMX Crash Wipes Out The Competition (Video)

    Olympics BMX Crash Wipes Out The Competition (Video)

    New Zealand BMX racer Marc Willers will probably never win an easier race in his life. During the opening quarterfinal run in the third heat of yesterday’s men’s cycling BMX race, Willers took a lead heading into the second-last turn of the race, and that small lead payed incredibly large dividends, as he was able […]

  • 11 Sexiest Countries at the 2012 Summer Olympics

    11 Sexiest Countries at the 2012 Summer Olympics

    Well, after two solid weeks, the 2012 Summer Olympics are starting to wind down, with just a couple more days of action before the closing ceremonies on Sunday. And I don’t know about you, but I always find it a little sad when the Olympics are over. After all, they give us so many interesting […]

  • US Gymnasts Are Hitting The Town Now That Their Events Have Concluded (Video)

    US Gymnasts Are Hitting The Town Now That Their Events Have Concluded (Video)

    Now that the women’s gymnastics competition has finally concluded at the 2012 Summer Olympics, the American gymnasts—so successful this year—can finally relax and have some fun in one of the world’s greatest cities. So what does relaxing and having fun entail if you are gold medalists Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber, Kyla Ross, and […]

  • Google’s Homepage Has A Cool Kayak Game

    Google’s Homepage Has A Cool Kayak Game

    As if Google hasn’t already provided us all with enough through their incredibly efficient and extensive search engine, throughout these Olympics Games they have decided to give us even more, via their series of addictive Google Doodle Olympic Games, which allow you to play a different Olympic sport each day before you get on with […]

  • 50 Hot Beach Volleyball Photos from the 2012 Summer Olympics

    50 Hot Beach Volleyball Photos from the 2012 Summer Olympics

    The women’s beach volleyball competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics wrapped up yesterday with Team USA defeating Team USA for the gold medal—Misty May-Treanor and Kerry Walsh Jennings beat April Ross and Jennifer Kessey, earning their third consecutive gold medal. Of course, now that beach volleyball is all done, there’s pretty much no reason to […]

  • More Video and Pictures of the Olympic Bottle Thrower Surface

    More Video and Pictures of the Olympic Bottle Thrower Surface

    Remember the other day when we told you about Usain Bolt‘s historic victory in the men’s 100m final, and how some guy threw a bottle out onto the track right before the starter fired his pistol? Well, the bottle-thrower’s name is Ashley Gill-Webb. He’s a vending machine repair man from South Milford in North Yorkshire, […]

  • 15 Olympians And Their Celebrity Look-Alikes

    15 Olympians And Their Celebrity Look-Alikes

    The Olympics have a way of radically transforming the lives of athletes. One month a 17-year swimmer can walk down the street and nobody knows who she is. The next she’s a bona fide celebrity appearing on cereal boxes and doing interviews on the Today Show. Of course, not every Olympian needs success at the […]