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The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC's Olympics
The Associated Press
The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC's Olympics
'A screen grab away from infamy': The Olympics are a technological marvel to telecast every four years, yet NBC has been bedeviled by the very simple stumbling block of live announcers before live microphones with everybody listening

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Wednesday's Scores
Wednesday's Scores
LeBron on NBA playoff re-seeding:
LeBron on NBA playoff re-seeding: "Let's not get too crazy"
LeBron James doesn't want NBA playoff format changed, says history has shown balance between conferences
Pouille beats Herbert at Open 13; Benneteau also advances
Third-seeded Lucas Pouille advanced to the Open 13 quarterfinals after rallying from a set and 3-0 down to beat Pierre-Hugues Herbert 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-4 in an all-French match on Wednesday
Heisman Trophy-winning QB Weinke to coach RBs for Tennessee
Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Chris Weinke joining Tennessee's staff as running backs coach
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Report: Russian curler drops doping appeal; to return medal
Report: Russian curler drops doping appeal; to return medal
Russian state TV reports that curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Winter Games
Man United holds Sevilla in CL thanks to De Gea save
Man United holds Sevilla in CL thanks to De Gea save
Manchester United held Sevilla to a 0-0 draw in their first-leg match in the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday
Surprised by trade, Souza take prime role with Diamondbacks
Surprised by trade, Souza take prime role with Diamondbacks
Surprised to be traded, Steven Souza Jr. heads to Arizona for what promises to be a big role on a Diamondbacks team that expects to be good
Shakhtar comes from behind to beat Roma 2-1 in Champs League
Shakhtar comes from behind to beat Roma 2-1 in Champs League
Shakhtar Donetsk came from behind to beat Roma 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 meeting thanks to a stunning goal from Brazil midfielder Fred
Mavs owner Mark Cuban fined $600,000 for tanking comments
Mavs owner Mark Cuban fined $600,000 for tanking comments
The NBA has fined outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban $600,000 for comments about tanking during a podcast with Hall of Famer Julius Erving
Oregon looks to hold off Stanford for regular-season title
Oregon looks to hold off Stanford for regular-season title
The Pac-12 regular season is heading into its final regular-season weekend, and on the women's side it looks as if it will go down to the wire
Canadiens trade defenseman Jakub Jerabek to Capitals
The Montreal Canadiens traded defenseman Jakub Jerabek to the Washington on Wednesday for a 2019 fifth-round pick
Top-seeded Svitolina beats Wang to reach Dubai quarters
Defending champion Elina Svitolina needed more than two hours to overcome Qiang Wang 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 and reach the quarterfinals of the Dubai Championships
Sabres' Kane expects to be dealt before NHL trading deadline
Sabres' Kane expects to be dealt before NHL trading deadline
Sabres forward Evander Kane says he fully expects to be dealt before the NHL's trading deadline hits Monday
Renteria has White Sox feeling confident, working hard
Renteria has White Sox feeling confident, working hard
Rick Renteria, in his second year as Chicago White Sox manager, has the confidence of his front office and his players
Newly acquired Drury now front-runner to play 3B for Yankees
Newly acquired Drury now front-runner to play 3B for Yankees
Newly acquired Brandon Drury is the now the favorite to be the starting third baseman for the New York Yankees
Texas Fishing Report
Texas Fishing Report for Feb. 21
Florida State's top pitcher to miss remainder of season
Florida State pitcher Tyler Holton, who was a first-team All-American last season, will miss the remainder of the season due to an elbow injury
Tennis star Bouchard testifies about slip, fall at US Open
Tennis star Bouchard testifies about slip, fall at US Open
Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard takes witness stand to accuse US Tennis Association of negligence that led to her slipping in locker room, hitting head on tile floor
Wednesday's Scores
Wednesday's Scores
Healthy, productive Mauer aims to play 'as long as I can'
Healthy, productive Mauer aims to play 'as long as I can'
Healthy and productive Mauer aims to continue career, ideally with Twins, as long as he can
Brown University swim team barred from Ivy League meet
Brown University says men's swimming and diving team will not participate in this week's Ivy League Championships as it investigates allegations of hazing
Curiosity, hope and big crowds follow Tiger Woods
Curiosity, hope and big crowds follow Tiger Woods
Curiosity, hope and big crowds follow Tiger Woods as comeback resumes at Honda Classic
Police: More than 150 people bought fake Super Bowl tickets
Minneapolis police say 154 people didn't learn that they bought counterfeit Super Bowl tickets until they arrived at U.S. Bank Stadium Feb. 4
Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online
Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online
Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online
North Carolina police have no special plans for tournament
A North Carolina police department says it's making no significant changes in staffing or strategy in advance of a basketball tournament during which shootings have occurred the past several years
Outfielder Maybin signs $3.25 million contract with Marlins
Outfielder Maybin signs $3.25 million contract with Marlins
Outfielder Cameron Maybin has signed a $3.25 million, one-year contract with the Miami Marlins, rejoining the team where he played in 2008-10
Texas skater finds new purpose after Olympic dream fades
Texas skater finds new purpose after Olympic dream fades
A year after being the 2006 Olympic alternate, Katy Taylor fell to the ice four times in four minutes at the national championships in Spokane, Wash
Madrid beats Leganes 3-1 in game postponed from December
Madrid beats Leganes 3-1 in game postponed from December
Real Madrid overcame the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo and other starters on Wednesday, coming from behind to defeat Leganes 3-1 in a Spanish league match postponed from last year
Pirates sign free agent OF Michael Saunders to minor deal
The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed free agent outfielder Michael Saunders to a minor league contract and invited him to major league spring training