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Aug. 29
Silver: Swim venue was ground zero for partying Cal faithful
Frakes: From father and son to dad and daughter, these Games captured it all
Layden: The most memorable moments covering an Olympics aren't televised
Cazeneuve: Gardner's bronze match was a golden moment
McCallum: Emotions ran deep through women's wrestling final
Deitsch: Smells like Olympic spirit
Rushin: Sports provide clarity during exciting, 17-day Babel of babble
Anderson: Memories of Athens will be felt in all five senses
Yaeger: Even after all she's achieved, Hamm touched by special honor
Hoffer: Olympics highlight U.S. boxing's state of decline
Swift: One soccer referee learns about bargaining in Athens the hard way
Reilly: Greece overcame the world's paranoia to stage a glorious Games
Farber: Despite lack of enthusiasm for non-Greek athletes, Athens performed well

Aug. 28
McCallum: U.S. suffered from a dearth of skilled big men -- and bad officiating
McCallum: Final grades for the U.S. men's Olympic team
Swift: Gymnastics federation's boss has made a mess of the Hamm affair

Aug. 27
Hoffer: Ward represents U.S. boxing team's lone chance for gold
Cazeneuve: Missed handoff reminiscent of men's team's failure in Seoul
Deitsch: Let's party like it's 2004

Aug. 26
Price: Longing for the past to rise to meet the present, even if for only one day
Farber: There's no need to synchronize to make the Olympics cool again
McCallum: Amidst the Athens Games lies the grave of a heroic American reporter
Layden: Adding Jones to relay team could backfire on Humphrey
Hoffer: U.S. performance in Athens borders on disgraceful
McCallum: Spanish coach's anger should be directed at system, not Team USA
Hoffer: Taking a break from Games to explore Athens proves to be an adventure

Aug. 25
Farber: Gardner left it all on the mat after his bronze-medal match
Layden: Cloud of doubt cast over Halkia's feel-good win
Anderson: Thompson quietly opens floor up for U.S. women in Athens
Layden: Lack of emotion from U.S. track medalists is taking fun out of Games
McCallum: Improved shooting, Spanish NBA star puts U.S. in position for win
Deitsch: Phelps whoops it up in reliving gold wins

Aug. 24
Farber: Gardner keeps beating adversity -- and opponents -- in second gold quest
Swift: Judging controversies, misguided media mar Olympic gymnastics
Wahl: There was no misinterpreting Iraqi players' anger at Bush's campaign
Anderson: Enthusiastic fans enjoy the unexpected at Olympic equestrian events
Deitsch: This Revolution will be televised ... in 2008

Aug. 23
Cazeneuve: Fans of U.S. diver Garcia know he is more than an athlete, he's a hero
Swift: Despite judging error, Hamm's gold medal shows no tarnish
Deitsch: Figure skater Hughes has proposal for Phelps

Aug. 22
Yaeger: No news is good news on security front
Layden: A changing of the guard -- snapshots from the men's 100
Deitsch: Future looks bright for 100-meter silver medalist Williams

Aug. 21
Deitsch: Perfect day for a plunge
Layden: Running Jones risks losing medals for rest of 4X100 team
Layden: Track team's inexperience could be curse or blessing
McCallum: Jasikevicius shows substance over style in dominating effort

Aug. 20
Cazeneuve: With support from runner-up, Aaron Peirsol reclaimed his gold medal
Farber: If Team USA is to win gold, it has to get past star pitcher Tanya Harding
Cazeneuve: Pregnancy doesn't stop German archer Pfohl from competing in Athens

Aug. 19
Layden: Glamour is palpable in the 100 meters, but this year, so is the drama
Deitsch: A chance to root for the home team
Farber: Team USA's big-bopper is tearing it up at the Games
McCallum: Casual approach, shot selection land Anthony seat on Team USA bench
Swift: Romania is real deal, expect Sofronie to win tonight's competition
Wahl: Iraqi soccer players angered by Bush campaign ads
Anderson: Pieter van den Hoogenband's name may be too long, but he's compelling
Silver: Parents of Phelps, Coughlin share bond

Aug. 18
Layden: Significance of competing in Ancient Stadium not lost on shot putters
Deitsch: This adrenaline rush should be marketed
Reilly: From cheese pies to art of excuses, America can learn a lot from Greece
McCallum: Team USA learned plenty of tough lessons in win over Greece
Price: With Kenteris and Thanou out of Games, hometown suffers a big blow
Farber: Significance of competing in Ancient Stadium not lost on shot putters

Aug. 17
Deitsch: Finding a place to watch hoops with the home crowd was a tall order
Wahl: Onetime U.S. hero Chastain relegated to bench for Olympics
Rushin: Life in Athens: From songs about Dutch swimmers to watching wedgies
Farber: Pitching has carried U.S. softball team, but Watley makes the squad go
Swift: Beauty of silver judged by eye of the beholder

Aug. 16
Deitsch: Going in search of a higher power than the IOC
Hoffer: U.S. boxers at continual experience disadvantage at Olympic level
Farber: Iranian judoka shames Olympics with actions
Wahl: Pedro thrilled to end Olympic judo career with bronze medal
Farber: Former FSU star pitches for Italy as brother prepares to fight in Iraq
Anderson: Wilson revels in U.S. men's gymnastics team's silver-medal performance

Aug. 15
Deitsch: Press center TV coverage offers unique viewing experience

Aug. 14
Deitsch: Give 'em a hand(ball)
Cazeneuve: Vendt's silver medal makes Phelps' gold even sweeter
Wahl: U.S. women blank dive-happy Brazil, but Germany still looms
Anderson: U.S. women's hoops begins gold-medal quest in dominating fashion

Aug. 13
Deitsch: Opening with a bang
McCallum: Team USA's allure based more on what it might not do than what it should
Layden: In his home city, cloud hangs over Kenteris as his tale take another turn
Cazeneuve: Joining Paxton and Olympic flame in Greece is memorable experience

Aug. 12
Farber: Feisty Emily and Sada Jacobson are ready for sabre competition
Deitsch: Wide awake in Athens

Aug. 11
Layden: Putting Jones on 4 x 100-meter relay team is a big risk
Cazeneuve: Devers should be U.S. delegation's choice for flagbearer
McCallum: Quartet of women grapplers could become fan favorites in U.S.
Wahl: German women send message in 8-0 thrashing of China

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