Dalhausser, Rogers Will Drink Your Milkshake

J ust when you thought it could go on no longer, more Olympics! Here are some highlights ... » 8/22/08 12:15pm 8/22/08 12:15pm Despite this sequence here where Phil Dalhausser did his best impersonation of Mr. Met, the U.S. men's team of Dalhausser and Todd Rogers came from behind to beat Brazilians Marcio Araujo and Fabio Magalhaes and give America a…

Taking Bite Out Of Glorious Nation Of Kazakhstan

So when did Olympic boxing become a Three Stooges short? Dzhakhon Kurbanov, a light heavyweight from Tajikistan, was disqualified for biting opponent Yerkebulan Shynaliyevon of Kazakhstan on the shoulder in a quarterfinal bout, but won't face further sanctions from the International Boxing Association. Apparently… » 8/20/08 3:45pm 8/20/08 3:45pm

Outstanding Acheivers In Beijing Not Named Michael Phelps

• I really can't stand to watch gymnastics more than once every four years. It's agonizing. There's such a clear disadvantage in starting some routines first, as Shawn Johnson did in the floor exercise » 8/17/08 11:29am 8/17/08 11:29am, only by Romania's Sandra Izbasa, who went last. It was Johnson's third silver medal in Beijing. • How would you…

So Far, We're The NL West Of The Olympics

Notable Olympic happenings from Friday ... » 8/15/08 12:30pm 8/15/08 12:30pm The Cuban Dream Team rolled the U.S. in baseball, 5-4 in 11 innings on Friday, sending our friendly island neighbors well toward their way to a fourth gold medal in five years. We're now 1-2, but still alive, wishing that Bud Selig would have scheduled a two-week August…

America Rules The World In Beach-Related Sports

Highlights from your Olympic Games, including chicks in bikinis, the state-of-the-art Phelps Tracker, and pixie-like gymnasts ... Michael Phelps this. Michael Phelps that. What, no love for Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor, possibly the most dominating force in the Olympics this decade? The Americans clobbered Cuba… » 8/12/08 10:15am 8/12/08 10:15am