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Like Shaunae Miller's Dive, Broadcast Ratings Also Fell on Monday

While NBC's digital platforms continue to thrive

NBC's Monday night Olympics coverage was highlighted by Shaunae Miller's 400-meter gold medal victory. The win was a controversial one, with Miller making a desperate lunge at the finish line…

Olympic Roundup: For 24 Hours, Team USA Was Denied Every Chance at Gold

Bahamas' Shaunae Miller scores dramatic win

Team USA continues to have more 2016 medals (75) than any other country at the Summer Olympics in Rio. However, on Monday, the team didn't win any golds. Here's what…

Usain Bolt and Simone Biles Deliver Above-Average Ratings for NBC

Network fell from last Sunday, despite historic performances

NBC's Sunday night Olympics coverage focused on Usain Bolt, and the iconic Jamaican sprinter delivered. Bolt achieved a historic feat by edging American Justin Gatlin for his third consecutive Olympic…

Who Is Hannah Storm?

She's covering her 5th Olympic Games from across the street

ESPN anchor Hannah Storm has covered the Olympics before—Rio marks her fifth time working the games—but never like this. For the first time in 37 years, ESPN moved its flagship…

Olympic Roundup: Usain Bolt Dominates His Third Consecutive Games

Simone Biles wins gold for vault

Coming out of the weekend, Team USA continues to have more 2016 medals (69) than any other country at the Summer Olympics in Rio. Here's what marketers need to know…

Olympic Roundup: U.S. Reaches 1,000th Summer Olympics Gold

Thanks to Simone Manuel's win

Saturday Michael Phelps finished his last competition at the Summer Olympics in Rio—and his career—with a gold medal, and Simone Manuel gave the U.S. its 1,000th Summer Olympic gold medal.…

NBC Posts Second Highest Ratings of Rio Games

Thanks to emotional wins for Team USA in swimming and gymnastics

On a night when Michael Phelps won his unprecedented 22nd gold medal, it was two Americans named Simone who delivered the emotional stories of the day. Simone Biles, the Team…

Who Is Allyson Felix?

Weeks ago, she couldn't walk. Now she's running for gold.

As the focus in Rio moves to track and field, Team USA's Allyson Felix will shift from cheering on her fellow athletes ("The women continue to kill it here in…

Olympic Roundup: Team USA's 2 Stellar Simones (Manuel and Biles) Make History

Fiji declares national holiday for its first gold

The U.S. gymnastics and swimming teams were on fire again during Day 6 of the Olympics in Rio, helping Team USA continue to stay ahead in the medal count (now 38).…

NBC Gets Its Lowest Olympics Ratings Since Saturday, but Men's Basketball Boosts NBCSN

As livestreaming tops 1 billion minutes Wednesday

Wednesday night's Rio Olympics action featured a victory for U.S. beach volleyball stars Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross, another gold medal for legendary Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura, and a…

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