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Sharp drop in NBC's ratings for Rio opening ceremony

The Olympics may prove to be a giant boondoggle for their city, but right now, they seem determined to enjoy the party while it lasts. A small blast shook the area near the finish line of the men's cycling road race Saturday with about 70 kilometers to go in the race.



LeBron James' 'Cleveland Hustles' can endorse your business

According to a report , James' new deal is for three years and worth $100 million and will earn James over $33 million in the second season, the highest total in league history. "This opportunity to defend our crown". We all know a year ago as a magical, inspiring - all the words you can come up with - it was an unbelievable season.


US men's basketball team gets tested, beats Australia 98-88

US men's basketball team gets tested, beats Australia 98-88

But the United States again found more intensity at the defensive end and forced the Boomers into a string of uncharacteristically poor shot choices as the big rivals slugged it out. The victory over Venezuela came after a win against China in which Anthony spoke about making a statement. National Basketball Association stars Patty Mills (30 points) and Andrew Bogut (15 points) lead the Boomers scoring while Matthew Dellavedova chimed in with a double-double of 11 points and 11 assists.



Thunder, Westbrook agree on 3-year deal

He had good moments, while also proving that he can be a clutch player and a go-to guy. "Thirty years ago, that's me", Jordan said in an interview for the release of the Jordan XXXI . As far as Dion Waiters is concerned he signed with the Miami Heat last month. Asked whether Durant's choosing the Warriors stings more, Westbrook was blunt.



Team USA swimming in a sea of gold in Rio

Diving, women's synchronized 10 meters platform: Another gold for the Chinese in this event, with the duo of Chen Ruolin (fifth Olympic gold) and Liu Huixia winning with a score of 354.00. Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura will attempt to defend his individual all-round title on Wednesday, while the women's table tennis final will be contested and another four swimming gold medals will be won.



Katie Ledecky could shatter a new barrier at the Olympics

The Americans touched in 7:00.66, with Britain second in 7:03.13 and Japan in third after James Guy overhauled Takeshi Matsuda on the final leg. The incident marked Phelps's second drink-driving offence in ten years and led to a stint in rehab, sessions with Alcoholics Anonymous as well as a six-month suspension from swimming.