Mike Tirico Named New Face Of NBC Olympics CoverageFor years the main face of the Olympics on NBC has been, veteran broadcaster, Bob Costas. Now the 64-year-old is stepping aside and handing the reigns to Mike Tirico NBC announced on Twitter Thursday.
On the Wing Stop Hotseat Carl Lewis Races By a Few Doping IdeasDon't blink, you'll miss Carl Lewis in the hotseat.
John Oliver Calls Ryan Lochte "America's Idiot Sea Cow"Because of Lochte's odd story, the weird interview he gave shortly after to NBC's Billy Bush and then his apology and Instagram post trying to make up for his actions, Lochte was the target of the Internet's current favorite late night satirist and truth spitter, John Oliver.
10 Must Watch Olympic Events This Week (8/15)The second week of the Rio Olympics is upon us. Here's 10 events to keep an eye on this week.
Simone Biles & US Women's Gymnastics Take Home GoldLeading from start to finish the Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas, Madison Kocian, Laurie Hernandez and Biles dominated the entire night, never faltering once under immense pressure to succeed.
10 Must-Watch Olympic Events This WeekHere's a look at 10 events coming up this week that you're not going to want to miss.
[VIDEO] French Gymnast Breaks Leg During VaultWe are going to warn you right now, don't watch the above video if you are a bit squeamish. Samir Ait Said took his vault shot at the Men's gymnastics event on Saturday night and after he landed his Olympics were over after a brutal injury.
Jack McCallum: Harden Should Dominate More without DwightJohn Lopez and Matt Hammond talk with Sports Illustrated's Jack McCallum about Dwight Howard leaving the Rockets, and how James Harden will do without him.
Muhammad Ali And Me: When Journalistic Integrity Should Have Been JunkedBut no one -- no one -- ignited my love for sports more than Muhammad Ali. He was my idol. I loved him. I wanted to be him. I simply would not have fallen in love with the games I played and then covered if not for The Greatest.
Jim Johannson, USA Hockey: Expansion, Exposure Essential To Development Of American Hockey PlayersCBS Local Sports spoke with Johannson about the surge in top-tier American players in the NHL and the push to grow the sport of hockey further in America.
The Olympics Are Heading Back To Beijing
Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav 'Slava' Fetisov On "Red Army""Red Army" revolves around Vyacheslav "Slava" Fetisov - the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you'll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia's hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.