The Medal Stand After Dark: It's great to see Hugh McCutcheon

A few links to get you through the night ...

After the tragic week that U.S. men's volleyball coach Hugh McCutcheon has had to go through, it was great to see him back on the sidelines again, as the Americans defeated China last night. [Chicago Tribune]

One American writer does not sound like he has had much fun in Beijing. [Wall St. Journal]

A solid column about how far Dara Torres has come. [Chicago Tribune]

Is there any part of the Olympic experience that's not available on the Internet? [LA Times]

Some people might argue that Michael Phelps' presence at these Games has become a distraction for other Olympians, John Canzano disagrees. [The Oregonian]

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