1. US Olympic Women's Indoor Volleyball Team 2012: The 5 MVPs in Pursuit of Gold

    The U.S. women's volleyball team entered the London Games as the top-seed and gold-medal favorite. They enter bracket play with a perfect 15 points from their five Group B matches...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 5,789 reads 0 comments

  2. Olympic Track & Field 2012: The 5 Strangest Olympic Events and Their Origins

    The Olympics certainly has some interesting events, several of which are being contested in track and field. The women's steeplechase is about to begin, and the men's hammer throw has already finished...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 4,722 reads 2 comments

  3. Seattle Seahawks' Sleepers to Watch in Training Camp

    The Seattle Seahawks opened the 2012 training camp full of optimism. In August there is still time to overlook issues with the offense, which happens to be the biggest layer of uncertainty...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 3,440 reads 12 comments

  4. Olympic Track 2012: Tyson Gay Made the Wrong Decision on 200-Meter Dash

    Tyson Gay has struggled with health issues the past four years, which was part of why he opted against attempting to qualify for the 2012 Olympic Games in the 200-meter dash...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 6,122 reads 0 comments

  5. Olympics 2012: 10 Coolest Photos from Ninth Day of Summer Games

    Bleacher Report is providing readers with some of the best pictures of the Olympic Games. Today's offerings are a blend of sweet success, bizarre images and sheer beauty...

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  6. Andy Murray Faces Long Odds to Turn Olympic Gold into US Open Title

    Andy Murray and Roger Federer met for the second time in four weeks on the grass at Wimbledon. An Olympic gold medal is a small slice of redemption for Murray, but it doesn't help his chances to win his first major title in the 2012 U...

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  7. 2012 Olympic Swimming: Michael Phelps Turns Ryan Lochte into Afterthought

    Heading into the 2012 London Olympics the expected battles of Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte were one of the bigger story lines for the U.S. Olympic team...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 9,271 reads 0 comments

  8. Olympic Gymnastics Results 2012: McKayla Maroney Fall Only Small Blemish

    McKayla Maroney began her Olympics with three tangible goals and one continuing dream. Following her fall in the Day 9 vault final, Maroney should be remembered for what went right in London, not what could have been...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 20,893 reads 19 comments

  9. Women's Gymnastics 2012: Aly Raisman and the Top 5 Olympic Floor Routines

    The 2012 London Olympics have been an emotional roller coaster for Aly Raisman. She has had highs and lows, even experiencing both while ousting her teammate and close friend from the all-around competition...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 8,614 reads 0 comments

  10. Olympic Track 2012: Ranking Women's Pole Vault Favorites

    Women's pole vault has been the Yelena Isinbayeva story for the last decade. She will have some strong competition from a talented field at the London Games, but is the favorite to win gold...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 4,275 reads 0 comments

  11. Lolo Jones: Complete Olympic Schedule and Predictions

    Lolo Jones is ready for redemption after failing to meet her objective at the 2008 Olympics . She lost her timing between hurdles and clipped the second-to-last bar, ending her dream of an Olympic gold medal…in Beijing at least...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 6,883 reads 0 comments

  12. Usain Bolt: London Olympics 100-Meter Dash Schedule and Predictions

    Usain Bolt is ready to defend his Olympic titles. First up is the 100-meter dash, beginning on Saturday. Bolt will compete in the 100-meter, 200-meter and 4x100-meter relay...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 11,458 reads 0 comments

  13. 2012 Olympics: 10 Coolest Photos from Sixth Day of Summer Games

    Many of the great images from Thursday's action at the London Olympics came during some of the great performances. Above, Michael Phelps powers through the butterfly leg of his gold-medal swim in the 200-meter individual medley...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 4,540 reads 9 comments

  14. Aly Raisman Controversy Throws Olympic Gymnastics into Confusion

    Aly Raisman finished in a tie for third-place in the women's all-around competition. She ends up without a medal, though, and there's a litany of issues with the results...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 3,722 reads 2 comments

  15. Men's Gymnastics Results 2012: Danell Leyva No Match for Kohei Uchimura

    Danell Leyva entered the men's all-around finals at the 2012 London Games with the top qualifying score. He was outclassed in the finals, though, as Kohei Uchimura won the gold medal...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 8,101 reads 0 comments

  16. US Olympic Women's Gymnastics 2012: Ranking USA's Shots at Individual Gold

    The U.S. women’s gymnastics team has gotten off to a great start at the 2012 Summer Olympics , and odds are they are going to keep getting better...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 7,991 reads 0 comments

  17. 2012 Summer Olympics: 10 Surprises in Men's & Women's Gymnastics Competition

    The 2012 Summer Olympics have been full of surprises. Gymnastics has been one of the major sources of eye-popping, jaw-dropping moments. Favorites have under-performed, underdogs have surged and even the unthinkable has surfaced...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 9,441 reads 0 comments

  18. Olympic Women's Gymnastics Results 2012: Ranking Team USA's Best Routines

    The U.S. women's gymnastics team put up an amazing performance in the qualification round, and then managed to outdo themselves in the team finals. If they continue this effort they will land two ladies on the podium in the all-around competition...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 11,599 reads 1 comments

  19. US Olympic Men's Gymnastics: John Orozco'S Blueprint to Rebound in All-Around

    John Orozco choked in the men's gymnastics team final. Watching him throughout the competition the look on his face was a combination of scared and perhaps tired, while his body language screamed defeat...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 6,346 reads 1 comments

  20. US Olympic Men's Gymnastics Team 2012: Ranking USA's Shots at Individual Gold

    The U.S. men's gymnastic team could do something that would have been unthinkable a few days ago: leave London without a single medal...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 30,504 reads 4 comments

  21. Olympics 2012 Results: Biggest Surprises from Day 4

    Day 4 of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London may have lacked the volume of shock and surprise fans had seen in the first three days of competition. But there's never a shortage of moments that might make your head turn...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 15,807 reads 7 comments

  22. Allison Schmitt, Dana Vollmer Show USA Swimming Is Much More Than Missy Franklin

    Allison Schmitt and Dana Vollmer want fans to recognize there is more to the U.S. swim team than Missy Franklin. If there is a better way to do so than winning gold medals in record times, they likely aren't interested...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 1,099 reads 2 comments

  23. Olympic Track & Field 2012: Why US Men Won't Reach Podium in 100 or 200

    The United States' mens sprinters have an image problem. While they were once the toast of the sport, they are being overshadowed by the Jamaican team as the world's premier sprinters...

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  24. 2012 Olympics: Nation Power Rankings, Day 3 Edition

    Day 3 of the 2012 Summer Olympics brought another round of medals in the pool, diving events and judo. It was also the first time medals were awarded for gymnastics, with the men's team finals...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 30,139 reads 37 comments

  25. Usain Bolt: Complete Schedule and Predictions

    Usain Bolt enters the 2012 Summer Games as the defending Olympic and world-record holder in all three events in which he'll participate. He may not be able to say the same as he leaves London...

    Darin Pike Written by Darin Pike about 2 years ago 9,878 reads 1 comments