Five of Great Britain's favorite ladies definitely spiced up the Closing Ceremonies this past Sunday. I don’t know about you, but I LOVE the Spice Girls! My sister and I used to watch their movie, Spice World, all the time when we were younger. The girls - Sporty, Scary, Baby, Ginger, and Posh - reunited once again at the London Summer Olympics 2012! Their performance reminded us why we love the [...]
Sunday, 10 AM EST, the USA men’s basketball team faced Spain to reclaim their gold medal from the Bejing Olympics. The gold was fought for hard by both sides. Spain had a size advantage, led by the two Gasol brothers, Pau and Marc, who both measure up to about 7ft. However, the U.S. was more versatile on both the defensive and offensive side of the court. Neither team had a commanding lead [...]
Thursday’s game against Nigeria showed the world just how dominant the US Men’s Basketball team can be. Nigeria had a record of one win and one loss coming into the game, while the US team came in undefeated. The game set many Olympic records - unfortunately not in Nigeria’s favor. The US started the game shooting from three-point range and ultimately scoring 29 3-pointers, a new USA O [...]
After last night, many are now saying that Michael Phelps is the greatest Olympian, ever. Phelps won his 20th Olympic medal in the men’s 200-meter individual medley event. He became the first male swimmer to win three gold medals in the same event, consecutively.
He went against his own teammate, and biggest competitor, Ryan Lochte. In the semifinals, Lochte came in first and Phelps in second [...]
The term "Student-Athlete" takes on a new meaning when it refers to Team USA's Olympians who are still in college. These athletes aren't just committed to their sports, they are also dedicated students. When we found this article on Huffington Post College, we just knew we had to share. Keep reading to see if any athletes from your alma mater will be competing in London.
The men’s basketball Olympic Roster has just been announced! The team will be defending its Olympic Gold Medal from the 2008 Beijing games. The 12-man roster includes five players from the last Olympic run including LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Deron Williams, Chris Paul, and Carmelo Anthony. The team will also include five players from the FIBA Tournament in 2010 including Kevin Love, Russell [...]
This year the VISA Championships are being held at the University of St. Louis, Missouri, and broadcasted on NBC. They start today with an opening ceremony, few men’s competitions, ending on the 10th with the champions being announced. The reason for this tournament is to determine who is going to advance to the 2012 Olympic trials that will be held in San Diego, California.
Just like with th [...]