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May 30, 2014 | Mashable

Steve Ballmer: America's Knight in Shining, $2 Billion Armor

An entire generation of NBA players learned this the hard way after Michael Jordan retired from the league in 1999: In few realms does the "tough act to follow" idiom ring more true than the noisy, hyper-scrutinized and testosterone-laden world of sports .


Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Thu Jan 23, 2014

LA Daily News

No Kobe Bryant, but Clippers Chris Paul, Blake Griffin among 28 on USA Basketball team roster

With LeBron James sticking around and some of the NBA's best players joining him, the U.S. basketball team could be better than ever.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Summer Olympic, NBA Basketball, Blake Griffin (2012 London Olympics), Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Blake Griffin, NBA Players

Mon Apr 15, 2013

This is Bath

Special Olympics GB officially sign on with University of Bath for 2013 Games

The countdown to the country's biggest multi-sport disability event of the year continued with the formal signing of contracts for the University of Bath to host the Special Olympics GB 2013 National Summer Games.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Rhythmic Gymnastics

Thu Dec 20, 2012

BBC News

Basketball cut 'drastic' - Blake

British Basketball League chairman Paul Blake has said UK Sport's decision to cut the sport's funding is "drastic" and "extremely short-sighted". Basketball received A 8.5m prior to the 2012 Olympics but a lack of a medal prospect saw all funding withdrawn.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming

Fri Oct 19, 2012

This is Bath

University Olympic and Paralympic medallists are Team Bath winners

Olympic and Paralympic medallists who train at the University of Bath are the latest winners of the Team Bath athlete of the month awards.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35