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  1. Team Pictures: How USA saw Olympics

    Patrick Dorsey

    London 2012 was a spectacularly social Olympics, with fans in attendance, fans overseas, athletes on site and individual nations and teams joining in. Naturally, Team USA -- and its prolific medal count -- was right there, sharing not only news bu...

    Blog | August 15, 2012
  2. Map: U.S. Olympic medalists' hometowns

    Patrick Dorsey

    Midway through the Olympics we debuted this map, one that shows the hometowns (as listed on the 2012 London Olympics' official website) of all of the American medalists at the Games. Now it's complete. More than 200 U.S. athletes took home hardwar...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  3. Best of London Olympics Twitter cameras

    Patrick Dorsey

    In case you haven't noticed, the Olympics offers the occasional impressive photo. Knowing that, the Olympics this year set up several Twitter accounts dedicated solely to certain views of the 2012 London Games. Connected to Getty Images camera...

    Blog | August 09, 2012
  4. A closer look at London's Olympic venues

    Patrick Dorsey

    A full week is done in the 2012 London Olympics, with the Games' many venues all having been used for competition. So, with help from the London-based travel site MyDestination.com and the Olympics' official site, Playbook takes a look at our 12 f...

    Blog | August 04, 2012
  5. Then & Now: USA basketball's blowouts

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Dream Team and today's team: forever linked in history. As debate subjects -- as in, which one's better? As gold medalists -- that is, if the 2012 Team USA men win. And now, after a 156-73 rout of Nigeria, as owners of signature blowouts...

    Blog | August 03, 2012
  6. Where are U.S. Olympic medalists from?

    Patrick Dorsey

    As always, the United States is close to the top in the ever-changing Olympics medal count. But where do these medal winners come from? Check out this interactive map, which shows the hometowns (as listed on the 2012 London Olympics' official webs...

    Blog | August 02, 2012
  7. U.S. leads London Olympics on Twitter

    Patrick Dorsey

    The 2012 London Olympics often are called a "Social Games" -- and we see why on a daily basis. But who is winning those games, as far as Twitter is concerned? In numbers provided to Playbook by Kred.com, we can see the United States is tops so fa...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  8. Pic of the Day: The Olympics in a blur

    Patrick Dorsey

    Before the night's sports action, one great photo from the day: With so many sports in such a short time, the Olympics can move pretty fast. So -- as we see in this photo featuring fencers Aron Szilagyi, left, and Nikolay Kovalev -- if you blink, ...

    Blog | July 29, 2012
  9. One from the Night: Pretty in Cleveland

    Patrick Dorsey

    The London Olympics have their share of stunning images. But there are some on the other side of the pond, too, as seen here during a Cleveland sunset at Progressive Field on Thursday....

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  10. Olympic wrestler shows his winning moves

    Patrick Dorsey

    Want to know why Jordan Burroughs is a freestyle wrestling gold medal contender at the Olympics? Want to know why he sweats so much during training? Heck, just want to know the rules of wrestling? The Team USA YouTube channel and the New Jersey n...

    Blog | July 25, 2012
  11. Shot of the Day: Head start on England

    Patrick Dorsey

    Before the night's sports action -- whatever that is -- one great photo from the day: Meet Lucas Rodrigues Moura da Silva, aka Lucas, a 19-year-old Brazilian midfielder who reportedly has caught the eye of Manchester United. Here he's training t...

    Blog | July 12, 2012
  12. Designer puts unique spin on Olympics

    Patrick Dorsey

    The Olympics. They're a dream for athletes, of course, but also for artists, what with the Games' many colors and images tied to country and sport. Greek designer Charis Tsevis wanted to capture all that, even before London 2012 begins. So he put ...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  13. Yearbook, July 6: London gets Olympics

    Patrick Dorsey

    July 6, 2005: Some 20 days from now, the 2012 London Olympics will begin. But on this day seven years ago, the whole journey started -- with the International Olympic Committee giving England's signature city the Games ahead of fellow finalist Paris....

    Blog | July 06, 2012
  14. Facebook launches special Olympics page

    Patrick Dorsey

    Where can you find Lolo Jones next to Mike Krzyzewski across from Chris Bosh close to Michael Phelps? The Olympic Village, maybe, but that's months off -- and who's going to be there, anyway? Today, anyone can catch all of the most popular interna...

    Blog | June 18, 2012
  15. Morning Parade talks football, Olympics

    Patrick Dorsey

    Football. Not soccer. That's what they call it over in England, where the alternative/indie rock band Morning Parade formed (near London) and where frontman Steve Sparrow gained his love for the beautiful game. One team in particular, actually. But w...

    Blog | May 22, 2012