Credit: Flickr



Sports is always better in high-definition, and 2008 produced some events and images that truly stood out.
10. Immelman Wins Masters
9. Phils, Rays in the Slop
8. Celtics Return to Glory
7. Nadal, Federer Battle at Wimbledon
6. Sharapova vs. Ivanovic in Aussie Final
5. Texas tips Oklahoma
4. Kansas Heroics Top Memphis
3. Giants Freeze Packers
2. Penguins, Sabres Outdoors Shootout
1. Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony
Honorable Mention: Volleyball Scores Big
 
Page 1 of 1 pages

Recent Slideshows

13 Great Gifts for a Geeky Father's Day
Roku 3 Want to give your dad the gift of geek? Check out these 13 thoughtful tech gifts. (13 images, 30607 views, 0 comments)

Amazing Audio Rooms from T.H.E. Show 2013
Induction Dynamics Sensational speakers, powerful processing and amplification, and world-class recordings had audiophiles in delight. (18 images, 51485 views, 0 comments)

500 Pound Subwoofers
Blue LED Effects In Ceiling Family fills an underground home theater with 500 pounds of SVS subwoofers and custom acoustic treatments. (7 images, 44737 views, 0 comments)

Automation Ideas for Your Swimming Pool
BCG Concepts, Los Angeles Tie your pool controls into an automation system for effortless summertime fun. (5 images, 28796 views, 0 comments)

Funnyman Kevin James Sells His Crestron-Controlled Home
The Bedroom The star of the upcoming film "Grown Ups 2" has several high-tech amenities, including a full home theater. (5 images, 34217 views, 0 comments)

69-foot Canal Boat Outfitted with High-Tech Gear
Quite the Challenge It's a tight fit, but U.K. integrator AV Candy finds its 'sea legs' by rigging a 69-foot canal boat with multizone audio, multiple TVs, satellite and more. (5 images, 21313 views, 0 comments)

Home Theater Entryways Offer Curb Appeal
Secret Door It's always important to make a good first impression. (10 images, 81639 views, 0 comments)

Crestron Programmer Adds Creative Tweaks to His Own Theater
Before, Well... Anything Jonathan Danforth has Crestron control, a 139-inch screen, a waffle wall, and documentation in 14 parts. (8 images, 36939 views, 0 comments)

Family Theater Beams with Durable LED Projection
Proscenium A SIM2 Mico 50 LED projector and 110-inch screen shine in this room. (5 images, 28580 views, 0 comments)

House Shows Itself Via Home Automation
Home Tour Via Home Automation Elan g! automation system turns on home’s charm to prospective buyers. (8 images, 27506 views, 0 comments)

22 Outdoor Speakers for a Sizzling Summer
Atlantic Technology AW-424 We take a peek at some of the current options for outdoor audio. (22 images, 44978 views, 0 comments)

Antique Cabinet Revamped for New HDTV
Antique Cabinet Innerspace Electronics specially modified a cherished piece of furniture to accommodate new A/V gear. (7 images, 23363 views, 0 comments)

View more slideshows

< Previous  |  Next >
Slide 4 of 11
7. Nadal, Federer Battle at Wimbledon

Roger Federer can’t beat Rafael Nadal on clay, and this year he also couldn’t beat him on grass, and saw his incredible Wimbledon winning streak come to an end. But not before a five-set marathon that will go down as one of the greatest matches in tennis history. As a sport that is perfect for high-definition—closeups, intensity, grit, power and grace—NBC was fortunate enough to have a telecast that included just about everything over the 4-hour, 48-minute 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-7 (8), 9-7 Nadal victory. About the only thing better would have been ... moving on to our moment No. 6 ...

Read more: Top 10 HD Sports Broadcasts of 2008