NBC closed out its Olympics coverage in strong fashion Sunday as the final night of the Games continued the network's dominance of the past two weeks.
Seven Network has wasted no time inking a deal with Australian swimming star Stephanie Rice, winner of three gold medals at the just-concluded Beijing Olympics.
If coverage of the Olympics often seemed like the Michael Phelps Channel, that's because it largely was, a study of news reports about the 2008 Summer Games found.
The Olympics came to an end with a Closing Ceremony that put an exclamation mark on a fortnight filled with triumph, tragedy and unending drama.
Simon & Schuster has announced that Olympian superman Michael Phelps will write a book about his exploits in Beijing to be published in time for the holiday season.
Television is about to pull off a magic trick that would render even David Copperfield envious: In the blink of an eye, all of China will disappear.
In its 24/7 airing of the Beijing Olympics, NBC has been both lucky and good.
Although its second-week averages continue to lag behind what it registered last week when swimming dominated coverage, NBC's telecast of the Beijing Summer Olympics crushed the competition in…
Coverage of the Summer Olympics from Beijing helped NBC run circles around its competish last week, delivering what appears to be the most decisive weekly victory on record for any net.
The Olympics may have turned the Beijing sky blue, but the outlook for the box office is gray.
Aside from "Mad Men," which I couldn't wait to see (for a recap visit Cynthia Littleton's On the Air blog), all regular programming has been put on hold for me during the Olympics. I'm a Games geek…