The night before the London Opening Ceremonies, Team USA hosted a gala to honor Muhammad Ali. This tribute video was created for the occasion by remix master Steve Porter.
The U.S. Women's Gymnastics team won the gold medal today for the first time since 1996, topping Russia and Romania with a score of 183.596.
Aly Raisman clinched the top spot for the U.S. with a score of 15.3 on the floor exercise, and the 18-year-old was crying tears of joy as her music ended.
China, which took gold in Beijing in 2008, finished fourth.
Reigning NBA Rookie of the Year Kyrie Irving challenged decorated NBA star Kobe Bryant to a game of one-on-one, with the loser forking over $50,000 to charity. A spirited back and forth between the two stars featured a couple solid zingers, but nothing would have compared to Kobe ending the exchange Omar Little-style: "You come at the King, you best not miss."