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Neymar Scores Fastest Goal in Olympic History

Neymar Scores Fastest Goal in Olympic History

Brazilian superstar Neymar wants to get his country to the gold-medal match. Neymar scored the fastest goal ever in Olympic history as Brazil tore Honduras to shreds in the Olympic men’s football semi-final. It only took 15 seconds to send the crowds into raptures and make Olympic history. The Barcelona attacker jumped on a defensive [...]

August 17, 2016 admin Headlines, Olympics 0

Usain Bolt Makes Olympic History

Usain Bolt Makes Olympic History

Usain Bolt will go down in history. The greatest sprinter of all time has once again added to his legacy. For the 3rd consecutive Olympics, Bolt has one won gold in the 100m dash. Bolt finished the race in 9.81 seconds even though he arrived in Brazil with concerns over a hamstring injury. American Justin [...]

August 15, 2016 admin Balltribe TV, Headlines, Olympics 0

Team USA: Basketball Gods Lacking Miracles

Team USA: Basketball Gods Lacking Miracles

Team USA men’s basketball team so far has been doing pretty well in the Olympics: they’ve won three out of the three matches that they’ve had so far, promptly demolishing China and Venezuela and managing a more difficult victory against Australia. Now they’ve got two more European opponents to play until the QF – but [...]

August 12, 2016 admin Olympics 0

Spain and Their NBA Stars Are Struggling in Rio

Spain and Their NBA Stars Are Struggling in Rio

Coming into the Rio Olympics, the only team that was viewed as having any real shot to put a scare into the U.S. Men’s Olympic team was the Spanish National Team. Boasting an abundance of NBA talent and high level European experience and having lost to the Americans in the gold medal game in 2008 [...]

August 10, 2016 admin Headlines, Olympics 0

1984: Team U.S.A. Dominates the Olympic Boxing Field

1984: Team U.S.A. Dominates the Olympic Boxing Field

Last week in this space I wrote about the U.S. 1976 Olympic boxing team, hailing them as the greatest of all time. But there is definitely an argument to be made on behalf of the 1984 squad for that distinction. My major reason for favoring the team that went to Montreal is that the entire [...]

August 9, 2016 Briggs Seekins Headlines, Olympics 0

1976: When the U.S. Dominated Olympic Boxing

1976: When the U.S. Dominated Olympic Boxing

In 2012, the men’s U.S. Olympic boxing team failed to garner a single medal. No American man has won gold at the Olympics since Andre Ward in 2004. Carlos Balderas enters this year’s games coming off a terrific run through the 2015 World Series of Boxing, where he was selected the tournament’s Outstanding Boxer. But [...]

August 3, 2016 Briggs Seekins Headlines, Olympics 0

U.S. Olympic Rowers’ New Uniforms Protect from Sewage

U.S. Olympic Rowers’ New Uniforms Protect from Sewage

With concerns regarding the quality and safety of the water in Rio, the US Olympic rowing team will be fitted with new uniforms to help protect them. Rio had promised to clean up Guanabara Bay but that apparently has not happened. According to a pediatrician in Rio, Olympic athletes will literally be swimming in human [...]

July 29, 2016 admin Headlines, Olympics 0

DeAndre Jordan Does it All Against China

DeAndre Jordan Does it All Against China

The Los Angeles Clippers big man, DeAndre Jordan, shined for Team USA during a against China at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday. DeAndre Jordan opened the game against China with a huge block on the defensive end of the floor and then finished on the other side for an alley-oop dunk. Dominant. Jordan [...]

July 25, 2016 admin Headlines, Olympics 0

Lindsey Vonn’s Season Is Over Due To Knee Injury

Lindsey Vonn’s Season Is Over Due To Knee Injury

American alpine skier Lindsey Vonn, current World Cup leader announced that she has decided to end her season due to three fractures in her knee. In an Instagram post, Vonn revealed that a crash Saturday in Andorra resulted in more serious injuries than first believed. She crashed Saturday in Andorra during a super-G race and [...]

March 2, 2016 admin Headlines, Olympics 0

Lindsey Vonn Does Pull-ups in Body Paint on SI Swimsuit Set

Lindsey Vonn Does Pull-ups in Body Paint on SI Swimsuit Set

Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn posed in body paint for the 2016 SI Swimsuit Issue. All week she has been posting pictures with messages of how honored she is to be in the issue. And today, she posted one of her training while on set in the Grenadine islands with the hashtag #strongisbeautiful. Check it out. [...]

February 17, 2016 admin Headlines, Olympics 4