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  1. Belmont Stakes: NBC Beefs Up Coverage as Triple Crown Hopeful Looks to Boost Ratings (Video)

    9:59 pm 6/2/2014

    As California Chrome attempts to become the first horse to win the Triple Crown in 36 years, NBC is doubling its coverage and airing a special documentary on the thoroughbred Cinderella story.Read more

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  2. NBC Tops Sports Emmy Awards, Ted Turner Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

    9:47 pm 5/6/2014

    NBC Sports Group won six awards at Tuesday's ceremony in New York City, while Fox, HBO Sports and the MLB Network took home five awards each. Read more

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  3. Josh Elliott's Messy 'GMA' Exit: Can He Rebound at NBC?

    5:00 am 4/2/2014

    A contract standoff, terse emails, a $10 million salary demand: Why ABC's morning news star quit for a sports job and what it means for Bob Costas and Matt Lauer.Read more

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  4. Sochi's Buzz Problem: Pinkeye and Awkward Interviews Outshine Athletes

    5:00 am 2/19/2014

    Bob Costas' absence and a lack of breakout stars on Team USA make NBC's mixed ratings victory one that shows signs of fatigue.Read more

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  5. Sochi: Bob Costas Returns to NBC's Olympics Telecast After 'Ill-Timed Affliction'

    5:28 pm 2/17/2014

    The longtime Olympics host, still battling an eye infection, opened Monday's primetime broadcast with some humor: "I'm Bob Costas, sitting in tonight for Matt Lauer and Meredith Vieira."Read more

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  6. Sochi: Bob Costas Explains Where He's Been During Pinkeye Recovery

    10:19 am 2/17/2014

    After spending the better part of the last week in a dark room, the NBC Sports personality resumes anchoring the Winter Olympics on Monday: "It won't look as bad as what it did the last night on the air."Read more

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  7. Sochi: Returning Host Bob Costas Says, 'If I Waited Until I Was 100 Percent, the Olympics Would Be Over' (Video)

    6:53 am 2/17/2014

    The veteran sportscaster talks about why he'll resume anchoring NBC's primetime coverage on Monday and how he owes substitute hosts Matt Lauer and Meredith Vieira.Read more

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  8. Sochi: Bob Costas Could Be Benched for Duration of Winter Olympics

    10:35 am 2/14/2014

    As NBC readies its fourth night without the sportscaster, executive producer Jim Bell says the ailing anchor is slow to recover -- though they won't consider taking him off the roster completely until next week. Read more

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  9. Sochi: Meredith Vieira to Make Olympic History Filling in for Bob Costas (Video)

    6:11 am 2/14/2014

    The former "Today" host will be the first woman to anchor NBC's primetime coverage of the games solo.Read more

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