Found August 02, 2012 on
Boston Sports Then & Now:
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!
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Video: Aly Raisman Faceplants In Warmup Minutes Before Winning GOLD Go USA!
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...
Who else but Barstool would be right on top of this budding Massachusetts love affair. Raisman a native Masshole, is a huge Boston Bruins fan….. and it seems like Seguin, who has been dominating chicks behind the scenes, may be looking to dip his wick into some gold. I think it’s a done deal if Seguin signs up!
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...
@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.
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...
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.
The Americans grabbed hands and backed up, eager to get a better view of the scoreboard.
There was really no need. That Olympic gold medal was in the bag the minute they took the floor.
The Americans lived up to their considerable hype and then some Tuesday night, routing Russia and everybody else on their way to their first Olympic title since 1996. Their score of 183.596 was...
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...
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...
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