It’s all Olympics, all the time, on today’s SMACK DOWN!
Do the Chinese seem more harsh in their training?
Team USA ran away from Tunisia in men’s basketball pool play in the Olympics with a 110-63 victory to improve to 2-0 at the games.
A Crystal, Minn., plumber caught the volleyball bug many years ago and he’s now trying to turn it into his dream job.
When Mitt is back home, will the offensive comments stop? Republicans can only hope so because this race is too important to be decided by “how much America likes one guy over another”. But such a factor could very well decide the outcome of this election.
The trouble continues for NBC and their Olympic coverage. This time a reporter interviewing tourists about London and the Olympics doesn’t realize who they are talking with. Check out the article and Evander’s response here.
Swimming vs. Golf on the Smack Down!
While all eyes may be on London this year, some cities are already looking forward to the 2020 and 2024 games.
“[Romney] has pushed the envelope all the way to the edge, to his benefit, and I think that Americans would find that pretty distasteful. I think it’s going to make Americans recoil, and that’s why I think he’s not releasing those returns,” said Former Auto Czar Steve Rattner.
It was a big weekend for Minnesota Timberwolves players at the London Olympics, and it should give fans reason to be excited about the season ahead.
Andrei Kirilenko says the time was right for a return to the NBA. After his first game for Russia in the Olympics, it’s hard to argue with him.
The Olympic Games can be a time to reflect, especially for those that have been participants. Dennis Koslowski was the part of the US Greco wrestling team 1988 and 92. With family and friends watching back home, he won a bronze and a silver medal.
Tina Charles and Candace Parker each had double-doubles and Angel McCoughtry provided a spark off the bench to help the U.S. women’s team overcome a sloppy performance Saturday to beat Croatia 81-56 in their Olympic opener.
The 2012 Summer Olympics are now underway in London, and WCCO-TV’s resident gourmand Jason DeRusha has been moved by the spirit.
Athletes and coaches from or with a connection to Minnesota competing for Team USA at this year’s Summer Olympic Games in London.
As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in London, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before. Our Olympians use music to push their training to the next level in every workout and warmup. Get into the minds of our mightiest athletes by taking a peek at their Pregame Playlists.
Mitt Romney insulted Britain’s preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like “apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity” and “worse than Sarah Palin” before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.
Michael Phelps and the rest of the 2012 USA Olympic Swimming Team take a break from practice to sing along to this popular hit.
It’s America vs. the World on today’s Video Smack Down! Vote now by clicking the link!
2008 Silver medal winning gymnast Chelsie Memmel is visiting the Twin Cities on Wednesday.
Romney isn’t revealing what he did while he held the public’s trust, both as head of the Olympics and as Governor of Massachusetts. With each passing week, Romney creates more questions about what he has done in the past and what he will do in the White House.
It turns out Romney either lied to the American public or filed an incomplete and incompetent IRS return in 2010. W. Mitt Romney is hiding the document that reveals more information about the money he is hiding in financial institutions favored by despots, terrorists, drug dealers, money launderers and tax cheats.
Down to the trademark “W”, W. Mitt Romney is literally the second coming of the George W. Bush: the economic strategy that led to the worst American economy since the Great Depression and the Bush legacy of secrecy in the face of questions from the American public.
Seimone Augustus was asked to be the superstar of the 13-2 Lynx, the WNBA reigning champions, and now she’s asked to be one of the superstars on the 2012 Olympic team.