1. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Complete Preview for Men's 4x100-Meter Relay

    The argument that the 4x100-meter relay is the most riveting of all Olympic track and field events is not a hard one to make...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 4 months ago 20,431 reads 6 comments

  2. Team USA's Best Chances for Track and Field Gold

    Death and taxes. Ol' Benjamin Franklin reminded us that those are the only two absolute certainties in life, and Olympians know it to be true...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 4 months ago 5,175 reads 11 comments

  3. Complete Guide to Men's Volleyball at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    When the long rallies happen in men's indoor volleyball , they are absolutely riveting. Brazil fields the top-ranked team heading into its own Olympic Games...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 4 months ago 1,837 reads 0 comments

  4. Complete Guide to Women's Volleyball at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Brazilians love volleyball, and they field some of the world's best teams both on the sand and in the gym. Women's indoor volleyball leads the way for the host nation in these Olympics, having won gold at the last two...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 4 months ago 2,799 reads 0 comments

  5. The Toughest Challenges for Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross in Rio

    As soon as the gold-medal match at the London Olympics ended, Kerri Walsh Jennings went up and hugged opponent April Ross...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 4 months ago 1,591 reads 1 comments

  6. Rio Olympics 2016: Athletes Ready to Earn Redemption After London Disappointment

    It's been four agonizingly long years for the athletes who fell short of expectations at the 2012 London Olympics. Some, like U.S. sprinter LaShawn Merritt and Australian swimmer Emily Seebohm, went from favorites to flameouts...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 5 months ago 2,368 reads 4 comments

  7. 2016 US Olympic Track and Field Trials: The Top Storylines to Follow

    Teenage phenoms, world records, new kidneys and aging icons—track fandom is about to awaken from its hibernation. If you’re like the vast majority of American sports fans, you do not follow track and field year-round...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about 5 months ago 2,797 reads 3 comments

  8. Clippers' Success Is Like Being on a Different Planet

    Willie Green threw a nasty alley-oop to Ryan Hollins on Monday during the Clippers ' shellacking of Memphis . When Ryan Hollins is posterizing people, you know your team is feeling it...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about almost 4 years ago 906 reads 0 comments

  9. Olympic Boxing 2012: Top 5 Performing Nations at London Games

    Boxing at the 2012 London Olympics was memorable, for both good and bad reasons. Female boxing made its Olympic debut and didn't disappoint, proving itself as an event that should have been included long ago...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 1,227 reads 3 comments

  10. Olympic Volleyball 2012: 5 Pressing Needs for US Indoor and Outdoor Team

    Women's beach volleyball was very good to the United States at the 2012 London Olympics. The all-American gold-medal match between Misty May-Treanor/Kerri Walsh and April Ross/Jennifer ...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 1,664 reads 0 comments

  11. The 30 Most Memorable Moments of the 2012 Olympic Games

    We watch the Olympics in anticipation of the next great moment. The next heroic Kerri Strugg vault , Cathy Freeman sprint or Jason Lezak anchor leg . The most memorable moments, however, are not always moments of greatness...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 97,262 reads 198 comments

  12. Olympic 4x400 Predicted Finishes for US and Blade Runner's South Africa Team

    It's time to get a little nervous if you're an American track fan. The United States completely owns the 4x400-meter relay at the Olympics, winning 16 titles in 22 runnings of the event...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 710 reads 0 comments

  13. Olympics 2012: 25 Best Photos from London

    We've been bringing you the 10 best photos of each day throughout the Olympics . Some have been artistically stunning photos while others have just been images that capture lasting moments from the London Games...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 21,631 reads 5 comments

  14. Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh: Their Amazing Beach Volleyball Careers

    There are so many “best ever” debates in sports, but there is no debate at all when it comes to women’s beach volleyball...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 1,971 reads 5 comments

  15. London 2012 Women's Beach Volleyball: Live Score & Analysis for All-USA Final

    The three-peat is complete. Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor defeated fellow Americans April Ross and Jen Kessy 21-16, 21-16 this afternoon to win their third consecutive gold medal...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 14,678 reads 6 comments

  16. Olympics 2012: 10 Coolest Photos from Day 11 of Summer Games

    Think this is how that guy's vision looked after he dropped 400 pounds on his head Tuesday? The fact that the guy got up and fist-pumped made him the badass of the London Olympics ...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 4,504 reads 5 comments

  17. London 2012 Women's Beach Volleyball: Predictions and Preview for All-US Final

    Bold prediction: The "Star Spangled Banner" will be playing at the medal ceremony for women's beach volleyball...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 19,269 reads 16 comments

  18. Lolo Jones: Why Heavily-Hyped U.S. Olympic Hurdler Becomes Victim of Her Appeal

    All the commercials. All the articles. All the hype. In less than 15 seconds on a drizzly evening in London, it was all for naught. It is not Lolo Jones ' fault that we are so disappointed right now...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 2,663 reads 5 comments

  19. Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh 2012 Olympics: Semifinal Results, Highlights

    Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh will be playing for a third consecutive gold medal after a 22-20, 22-20 win over second-seeded Xue/Zhang of China...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 6,999 reads 11 comments

  20. Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh 2012 Olympics: Quarterfinal Results, Highlights

    And then there were eight... Two-time defending gold medalists Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh breezed into the quarterfinals with a win on Saturday that took just 30 minutes...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 10,122 reads 1 comments

  21. 2012 Olympics: 10 Coolest Photos from 8th Day of Summer Games

    How much fun would it be to be a photographer of Olympic diving? You'd just get to sit there all day and take pictures of people looking ridiculous as they fall through the sky...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 7,875 reads 1 comments

  22. Olympics 2012: Biggest Disappointments from Day 8

    Spain's basketball team lost, America lost its top 400-meter runner, and a champion horse decided she wasn't going to jump anymore...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 2,589 reads 0 comments

  23. US Olympic Track Team 2012: LaShawn Merritt Failure Costly for Team USA

    LaShawn Merritt's London Olympics are over after he pulled up with a hamstring injury in a qualifying heat for the 400-meter dash. No, this does not mean the "Blade Runner" now has a shot at a medal...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 3,955 reads 2 comments

  24. Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh 2012 Olympics: Round of 16 Results, Highlights

    Hit the easy button. Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh destroyed the Dutch duo of Keizer and Van Iersel 21-13, 21-12 in just over a half hour, advancing to the elite eight of the Olympic tournament...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 6,845 reads 0 comments

  25. 2012 Olympics: 10 Coolest Photos from 7th Day of Summer Games

    See how captivated this table tennis player is by the ball in front of him? That's some serious focus. The following 10 pictures are so cool that you'll want to look at them just as closely...

    Blake Dorfman Written by Blake Dorfman about over 4 years ago 10,176 reads 4 comments