Olympics - Covid

Summer Olympics Cancellation Still Possible Amid COVID-19 Issues

The Coronavirus Pandemic could cause Tokyo 2020 to be canceled at some point during the competitions. Tokyo has seen almost 2,000 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, leading Olympic Officials to discuss whether or not to continue with the events. Any wagers made on the 2020 Summer Olympics will be void should the events be … Read more

USA 3x3 Basketball

3×3 USA Basketball Roster Announced For 2020 Olympics

The Men’s 3×3 team is made up of a mix of former and current NBA players and college standouts. The Women’s team is made up of WNBA standout players from a variety of teams. This is the first time that 3×3 basketball will be played in the Olympics. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA basketball has … Read more

Corona Virus and the Olympics

Coronavirus Causes Cautious Preparation For 2020 Olympics

The coronavirus has shifted plans for the 2020 Olympic events. The U.S. and Japan have been taking serious precautionary measures. Training and travel plans have been redirected as the games will take place in Tokyo. TOKYO, JAPAN – With the outbreak of the contagious coronavirus, both the United States and Japan have been taking precautionary … Read more

Time Zones

Different Time Zones Pose Potential Issue For NBC, 2020 Tokyo Olympics

NBC is the main network for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. NBC lost money due to the low ratings of PyeongChang 2018 because of the time difference. Tokyo, Japan, and PyeongChang, South Korea are in the same time zone. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The NBC network will be airing the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo … Read more