Try digitalPLUS for 10 days for only $0.99


Gabby Douglas
What was the No. 1 sports story of 2012?

Look toward London Iliana Limón Romero Orlando Sentinel The London Olympics delivered the most compelling storylines of 2012. Gabby Douglas was not considered a contender for the women's gymnastics all-around gold medal at the beginning of the year, but the athlete with an infectious smile took the Olympics by storm. She claimed the top gymnastics prize and tremendous fan support. The gymnastics competition also inspired one of the most amusing and popular Internet memes of the year in McKayla Maroney's irritated pout over falling short of her individual gold-medal goals. It inspired a Tumblr account titled "McKayla's Not Impressed," and . Maroney...