The Human Rights Campaign had called on NBC Sports to ensure the opening ceremonies and other coverage doesn't turn into a one-sided advertisement for Russia.
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July 26 2013 3:45 PM ET
Inspired by Jason Collins, Anthony Nicodemo recently taught his players a lesson in honesty and integrity.
July 10 2013 8:15 PM ET
We've got a preview of the chiseled athletes in all their naked splendor. Let's admire their, um, strength.