2012 Olympics

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Venus Williams Adjusting To Illness, Ready For US Open

Venus Williams is feeling better and is ready to compete in the 2012 US Open.

08/25/2012

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Keidel: Dream Team Sequence; Olympic-Sized Scare For US, But Fortitude Wins Out

At my professional peril, I confess to not only being proud of my five-borough birth, but also as a brushstroke in the larger, American mosaic.

08/13/2012

Carmelo Anthony #15 of the United States celebrates winning the Men's Basketball gold medal game between the United States and Spain on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

U.S. Men’s Basketball Team Defends Title, Beats Spain To Take Home Gold Medal

The U.S. men’s basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory and its second straight Olympic championship.

08/12/2012

Diana Taurasi and Sue Bird of United States celebrate against France during the Women's Basketball Gold Medal game on August 11, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

U.S. Women Win Basketball Gold In Rout Over France

The American women captured their fifth-consecutive Gold Medal at the Olympics by defeating France, 86-50.

08/11/2012

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Liguori: Usain Is A Bolt Of Fresh Air — On And Off The Track

You have to love Usain Bolt. He is the fastest sprinter ever, and if his times don’t convince you he will tell you! Bolt is as tall on the track as off. And hopefully, the 25-year-old will continue to win and entertain.

08/10/2012

The United States Women's National Team celebrate scoring the winning goal during injury time of extra time during the London 2012 Olympic football semi final match at Old Trafford. (Photo credit: PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Hartnett: US, Canada Deliver A Soccer Spectacle At Old Trafford

For a stadium that had seen so many epic clashes, yesterday’s Olympic semifinal encounter between the United States’ Women’s National Team and Canada was befitting of stadium nicknamed the “Theatre of Dreams.”

08/07/2012

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Below-The-Belt Olympic Cheap Shot Drops Carmelo Anthony

Facundo Campazzo cast aside the Olympic spirit for a moment on Monday when he hit Knicks forward and Team USA member Carmelo Anthony in the groin.

08/07/2012

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Carmelo Anthony, Team USA Ready For Old Rival Argentina

This was the plan all along: Get to the final week of the Olympic tournament healthy and playing well.

08/06/2012

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Andy Murray Takes Olympic Gold In London; Focus Shifts To US Open

Murray and Co. now will turn to the hard-court circuit leading up to the U.S. Open. But the Olympic experience had a captivating effect on many of the players.

08/06/2012

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Carmelo Anthony, Team USA Put On Olympic Clinic In Record-Shattering Win

The U.S. team had scored 100 points by the middle of the third quarter. It was that kind of night for the Americans.

08/03/2012

The United States during a break in play against France during their game at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Hartnett: No Point In Comparing 2012 USA Basketball To ‘Dream Team’

It’s pointless to compare the 2012 Men’s Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 “Dream Team.” USA’s current roster has their own challenge in front of them.

07/29/2012

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Holley Mangold, Sister Of Jets Center, Thrilled To Make Olympic Lifting Team

Holley Mangold was gearing up for the 2016 Olympics. So much for that idea. Her time is now.

WFAN–03/06/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Nick Mangold’s Sister Holley To Represent USA In Olympics

If you are not familiar with weightlifting terms, have no fear — Boomer & Craig are hear to clear up all the confusion…

WFAN–03/06/2012

Christie Rampone holds her daughter, Reece, 1, and answers reporter's questions after arriving in Times Square Monday, July 18, 2011, after the team's defeat to Japan Sunday at the Women's World Cup final in Germany. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Cheering NYC Crowd Welcomes Home US Women’s World Cup Soccer Team

So they didn’t win a championship. New York City still gave the U.S. Women’s World Cup team a warm welcome home. One by one, tired and disappointed players trudged off the bus and were greeted with cheers and waves from appreciative fans who didn’t seem to mind a bit that they came up short.

WFAN–07/19/2011

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NJ Globetrotters? Russian Owner Prokhorov Leads Nets To London

The Nets, who spent years playing in the shadow of the Big Apple and the Knicks, are on a mission to become the face of the league outside the United States, the team cheered for by millions of fans all over Europe, Asia and Africa.

WFAN–03/01/2011