1. Olympic Track & Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from August 16

    It was a night of impressive performances in athletics, although in a rare twist, few of them came from the United States...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 days ago 27,612 reads 10 comments

  2. NBC Olympics Schedule 2016: Rio Tuesday Event Guide, Live-Stream Info and Picks

    Tuesday is the final day of gymnastics at the 2016 Rio Olympics, as Simone Biles will attempt to get back in gold-medal territory after a slight mishap on the balance beam led to a bronze medal on Monday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 days ago 6,317 reads 0 comments

  3. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Standings and Results on Monday

    Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas knew she was a worthy challenger to American track legend Allyson Felix. However, Miller wanted to be more than a strong opponent. She wanted a gold medal in the 400 meters...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 days ago 2,374 reads 0 comments

  4. NFL Power Rankings 2016: Examining the Best Teams Before Start of Regular Season

    The first week of preseason games is in the books. Look for NFL teams to ramp up their workloads and their preparation levels as the start of the regular season looms...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 days ago 11,522 reads 1 comments

  5. Little League World Series 2016: Bracket Dates, Teams, TV Schedule and Format

    The best youth baseball teams in the world are descending upon Williamsport , Pennsylvania, for the annual Little League World Series...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 days ago 6,943 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL Preseason Schedule 2016: Week 2 Preview, TV Coverage and Live Stream

    People tend to look at preseason games and say they don't mean anything. They complain that regulars don't play, and coaches don't push their teams to play anything resembling regular-season football...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 days ago 10,812 reads 1 comments

  7. Olympic Men's Tennis 2016: Andy Murray vs. Juan Martin del Potro Time, Schedule

    Andy Murray of Great Britain has been here before. Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina has not. However, just because Murray has played for and won the Olympic gold medal before does not mean he is going to have an easy time of it...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 12 days ago 3,369 reads 1 comments

  8. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from August 13

    On a night where many stars of track and field were favored to repeat as champions at the 2016 Summer Olympics , only one achieved the feat...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 13 days ago 71,027 reads 16 comments

  9. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Twitter Reacts to Friday's Standings and Results

    The U.S. women have been the most dominant team in soccer, and they were expected to win the gold medal in Rio. It's not going to happen. Sweden beat t he American women in a penalty shootout...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 14 days ago 1,156 reads 0 comments

  10. Olympic 2016 Medal Count: Easy-to-View Nation Rankings for Friday Results

    The United States has been adding to its medal total every day throughout the Olympics, and as we reach Day 7 of the event, it would be a shock if that does not continue in a bold fashion Friday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 14 days ago 1,171 reads 0 comments

  11. Summer Olympics 2016 Schedule: Thursday TV, Live Stream Coverage from Rio

    The Olympics have featured some of the biggest names in swimming, cycling, volleyball, basketball and gymnastics to this point. All of those sports are f eatured in Thursday's Olympic action from Rio, and so is men's golf...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 15 days ago 1,536 reads 0 comments

  12. NBC Olympics Schedule 2016: Rio Event Guide, Live Stream Info and Tuesday Picks

    Michael Phelps will have a chance to gain yet another Olympic gold medal when he takes on rival Chad le Clos of South Africa in the 200-meter butterfly final Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 17 days ago 4,111 reads 0 comments

  13. Olympic 2016 Results: Medal Winners, Highlights for Each Event After Monday

    It was another winning night in the pool for the American swimmers at the 2016 Rio Olympics, but the men's gymnastics team was unable to bring home a medal...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 17 days ago 659 reads 0 comments

  14. Medal Count 2016 Olympics: Latest Reaction and Standings for Monday Results

    The first weekend of action at the Olympics is in the books, and the pace will only speed up from this point as medals will be handed out Monday in multiple events...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 18 days ago 1,676 reads 0 comments

  15. 2016 Olympic Results: How to View Live Updates for Sunday Medal Tally

    The Olympics will reach a full-speed level Sunday as top American and international stars put their talents on display across multiple venues in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 19 days ago 882 reads 0 comments

  16. Olympic 2016 Results: Medal Winners, Highlights for Each Event After Saturday

    The Rio Olympic Games are now fully underway. After the opening ceremonies highlighted Rio de Janeiro and Brazilian culture Friday night, the athletes took center stage ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 19 days ago 2,635 reads 0 comments

  17. Summer Olympics 2016 Schedule: Saturday TV, Live-Stream Coverage from Rio

    It was not the most ornate opening ceremony that has ever been seen at the Olympics, but the 2016 Rio de Janeiro organizers got the job done in fine fashion, and the Olympic Games are officially underway...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 20 days ago 1,592 reads 0 comments

  18. 2016 Olympics: Power Ranking Biggest Gold Medal Favorites in Rio

    The Olympics were at one time a fully amateur competition, but that was many years ago. Now, the top professionals in many of the highest profile sports are encouraged to perform...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 21 days ago 1,227 reads 0 comments

  19. Athletes Who Overcame the Most to Win Olympic Gold

    Many athletes train years and years to get their opportunity to compete for Olympic gold. In many cases, elite athletes have top-of-the-line coaches and work under the best of conditions so they can perform at a peak level...

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  20. 2016 Olympics: Countries on the Climb

    There was a time when the United States and the Soviet Union would engage in a taut battle at the Summer Olympics for athletic superiority...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 21 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  21. Pro Football Hall of Fame Game 2016: Packers vs. Colts Date, Time, TV Schedule

    Another NFL season is upon us, and it will begin the way it always does. The Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, is set to welcome a new class of inductees, and it will also ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 21 days ago 5,613 reads 0 comments

  22. College Football Playoff 2016: Predicting Final Four After Amway Preseason Poll

    The start of the college football season is no longer in the distant future; it is right around the corner. The release of the Amway Coaches Poll is just one more indicator that the season is at hand...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 22 days ago 995 reads 0 comments

  23. Summer Olympics 2016: Event Locations, TV Schedule and Predictions

    The 2016 Rio Olympics will officially start Friday with the opening ceremony, and as the days go by, fans of the Summer Games will soon be familiar with Brazil, the city of Rio de Janeiro and the culture of the country...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 22 days ago 2,758 reads 0 comments

  24. 20 Incredibly True Sports Facts

    The highest level of competition is often what brings fans to a stadium or arena. Fans want to see the best athletes and teams create memories that last a lifetime...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 23 days ago 21,639 reads 2 comments

  25. Olympics Opening Ceremony 2016: Date, TV Guide and Known Performers

    One of the greatest spectacles in sports is scheduled to take place Friday at the Olympic opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 24 days ago 2,713 reads 0 comments