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Aly Raisman's Parents Raising the Bar for All Future Sports Celebrations (Video)

Being an Olympic athlete is hard -- imagine how hard it is to be an athlete's parent? America was introduced to the parents of U.S. gymnast Aly Raisman on Sunday night, and their wild reactions to their daughter's routine won over the hearts of millions across the land. It also had the side effect, according to NESN Nation's Dan Duquette, of imploring athletes everywhere...

Aly Raisman's Parents Put on Show in Stands During Nerve-Wracking Olympic Performance (Video)

Any parents watching their children perform may feel nervous, but the Raismans took that to all new levels on Sunday. Lynn and Ricky Raisman, parents of U.S. Women's Gymnastics team captain Aly Raisman, were full of emotions as they watched their daughter during the qualification round in London. Their reaction was almost as entertaining as Raisman's actual routine. Check...

Aly Raisman's Parents With Awesome Reaction to Her Routine (Video)

Aly Raisman is a member of the USA women's gymnastics team and is a little more well known today for making it into the all around finals and for her parents reaction to her routine on the un-even bars last night.  Aly's parents look like they are in the middle of being on a roller coaster and watching the 2 girls one cup video.  Check them out in the video below for...

Video: Aly Raisman Faceplants In Warmup Minutes Before Winning GOLD

Video: Aly Raisman Faceplants In Warmup Minutes Before Winning GOLD Go USA!

Raisman shows why she is captain

Aly Raisman grabbed the sides of her warmup jacket - at just about the place where a medal would have hung - and did what she's always done. She held it together. There's a stoicism to the captain of the U.S. women's gymnastics team that endears her to coaches and teammates alike. She never gets nervous, so unfazed by the bright arena lights it's as if she's...

Raisman stoic after losing bronze tiebreaker

Aly Raisman almost added to her Olympic medal haul, but lost the bronze in the women's gymnastics all-around on a tiebreaker. Raisman and Russian Aliya Mustafina finished with the same score of 59.566, but Mustafina was awarded the bronze because the total of her three highest scores were more than half a point better than Raisman's. The U.S. women's team captain says...

U.S. Women’s Gymnastics Team Reclaims Glory With an Olympic Gold

The U.S. women’s gymnastics team recaptured Olympic glory Tuesday after winning its first gold medal since the Magnificent Seven’s reign at the 1996 Atlanta Games. Team USA’s Jordyn Wieber, Kyla Ross, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman and McKayla Maroney earned a combined score of 183.596 over second-place Russia, which earned 178.530. Romania came in third with 176.414 points and...

Bruins Star Tyler Seguin Getting His TWEET ON With U.S. Gold Medalist Aly Raisman (VIDEO)

Gotta love Bruins star Tyler Seguin MELTING the hearts of  women in person and through the internets. His latest “victim”, U.S. Gold Medal winning gymnast and Needham’s own Aly Raisman. Here is the Twitter LOVEFEST between Tyler & Aly: @tylerseguin92 thanks really excited to watch you play this season!

Olympics: US women take team gold in gymnastics

For the first time since Kerri Strug nailed her final vault attempt on one good ankle in 1996, the U.S. Women’s Gymnastic’s team are the best in the world once again. Gabby Douglas, Jordyn Wieber, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Kyla Ross easily captured the team gold medal Tuesday from the London Summer Olympics holding off Russia who ended up taking the silver. After Douglas...

Tyler Seguin is a fan of Olympic gold medal winning gymnast Aly Raisman

@tylerseguin92 thanks :) really excited to watch you play this season! ��— Alexandra Raisman (@Aly_Raisman) August 1, 2012Aly Raisman is the local girl from Needham, MA who captained the U.S. squad to the team gold medal a couple days ago. Seguin's tweet didn't help her in the all around finals tonight as she ended up in 4th.

Female Olympic Gymnastics is Cutthroat

What kind of sick joke is Female Olympic Gymnastics? It’s like Lebron, D-Wade, and Bosh trying to win the NBA Championship while individually secretly hoping each of the other two guys sucks so he can win MVP. This is what happened this weekend with the US Female Gymnastics. While the team was competing together, they were individually competing with each other for spots in individual...

U.S. Women Gymnasts take Olympic gold in London

Ballertainment The Women’s USA Gymnastics team earned the gold medal for team competition Tuesday in London. Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber, McKayla Maroney, and Kyla Ross, along with their coaches, excitedly await the overall scores … Team USA stands proudly as the United States National Anthem is played and the flag is raised… The ladies contributed strong performances...

Olympics Schedule for Thursday Includes Michael Phelps Versus Ryan Lochte, Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas Going for Gold

Day Seven of the Olympics dawned with not much of a change in the medal count. China and the U.S. were still neck-and-neck with 30 and 29 overall medals, respectively. The Chinese, however, held a large lead in gold medals, with 17 to the Americans' 12. Japan was sitting well back in third with 17 medals, only two of which were gold, and host Great Britain had finally ended its...

#ThrowbackThursday: Magnificent Seven Take Gold in ’96 Olympics

So far, the USA Women's Gymnastics team has emerged as the Golden Girls of the 2012 Olympics.  Gabby Douglas, Jordyn Wieber, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney, and Kyla Ross, or the  "Fab Five" as they're affectionately called, excelled in the team
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