5 Olympic Things To Know For Sunday


LONDON (AP) -- Here's what to watch for at the London Olympics on Sunday:...

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  • Nuggets' Ujiri named NBA's top executive
    Nuggets general manager Masai Ujiri was named the NBA's executive of the year on Thursday, a day after George Karl was named the league's top coach. Even as Masai Ujiri accepted the NBA's executive of the year trophy from club President Josh Kroenke on Thursday, the Denver Nuggets general manager said he would have given it up gladly in exchange for a deep playoff run. More
  • Collins' big test will be walking into locker room
    Now that Jason Collins has made history as the first active player in any of the four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay, the 7-foot center is facing another big step.... More
  • NBA veteran Jason Collins comes out as gay
    NBA veteran Jason Collins became the first active male player in the four major American professional sports to come out as gay. More
  • Parker leads Spurs to 102-91 win over Lakers
    Tony Parker had 28 points and seven assists and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 102-91 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference first-round playoff series.... More
  • Thunder respond to Houston rally, win 105-102
    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook each scored 29 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder recovered after squandering a 15-point lead in the fourth quarter to beat the Houston Rockets 105-102 on Wednesday night and take a 2-0 series lead.... More
  • The day guns were raised over a Trevor Gleeson souvenir at the 2016 Olympic Games
    Trevor Gleeson’s quest to obtain an Olympic keepsake resulted in an Aussie NBA giant being confronted by armed guards with machine guns in a tense moment in 2016.
    03/1/2021 - 2:57 pm | View Link
  • Montreal's Olympic Stadium opens to long lines as Canada plays catch-up on jabs
    As COVID-19 vaccinations ramp-up in Canada, one of the country's largest stadiums is taking in a long line of elderly, while provinces enlist dentists, midwives and chiropractors to help meet the ...
    03/1/2021 - 2:33 pm | View Link
  • Soccer: U.S. look to take major step forward in Olympic qualifying bid
    The United States men's under-23 soccer team are aiming to make up for past disappointments, coach Jason Kreis said on Monday as his squad gathered in Mexico for a training camp ahead of the CONCACAF ...
    03/1/2021 - 1:01 pm | View Link
  • Ready, Set, Gold! Hopes to Help Youth Fulfill Olympic Dreams
    Kristin Smith give us a glimpse of a new local program aimed at training today's youth to not just dream big when it comes to the Olympics, but teach them the skills to achieve those dreams ...
    03/1/2021 - 11:04 am | View Link
  • Kreis Narrows USA U-23s to 28 Players Before Making Final Olympic Qualifying Picks
    Jason Kreis will select a final 20-player roster for this month's qualifying tournament after a training camp in Mexico.
    03/1/2021 - 10:04 am | View Link
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  • Sports | List of Summer and Winter Olympic Sports
    Olympic Day The new Olympic Channel brings you news, highlights, exclusive behind the scenes, live events and original programming, 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. Watch the Olympic Channel Now arrow right
    02/27/2021 - 6:05 pm | View Website
  • Olympic Games
    The Ancient Olympic Games were religious and athletic festivals held every four years at the sanctuary of Zeus in Olympia, Greece.Competition was among representatives of several city-states and kingdoms of Ancient Greece.These Games featured mainly athletic but also combat sports such as wrestling and the pankration, horse and chariot racing events.
    02/27/2021 - 11:02 am | View Website
  • 2002 Winter Olympics
    The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially the XIX Olympic Winter Games and commonly known as Salt Lake 2002, was a winter multi-sport event that was celebrated from 8 to 24 February 2002 in and around Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.. 2,399 athletes from 78 nations participated in 78 events in fifteen disciplines, held throughout 165 sporting sessions. ...
    02/27/2021 - 3:10 am | View Website
  • Home | Olympic College
    Olympic College is open and available to serve students remotely until further notice. More Info. OC Foundation Scholarships. Apply for one of over 200 scholarships available to Olympic College students. The OC Foundation awards $300,000 annually, get started today! Find out more.
    02/26/2021 - 11:21 pm | View Website
  • Olympics | Olympic Games, Medals, Results, News | IOC
    Official website of the Olympic Games. Find all past and future Olympics, Youth Olympics, sports, athletes, medals, results, IOC news, photos and videos.
    02/26/2021 - 9:12 pm | View Website
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