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  • This Day In Sports History (October 4th) — San Jose Sharks

    This Day In Sports History (October 4th) — San Jose Sharks

    It was on this day in 1991 that the San Jose Sharks played their first regular season game in franchise history.  The Sharks lost to the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 in a game played at Vancouver’s Pacific Coliseum. Like many expansion teams before them, the San Jose Sharks’ inaugural season was one to forget.  They finished […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/3/2013 — Marc-Andre Fleury

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/3/2013 — Marc-Andre Fleury

    After enduring a difficult 2012-13 season that saw him get benched in the playoffs in favor of Tomas Vokoun, Marc-Andre Fleury was looking to bounce back in a big way this season and regain the starting goaltending position in Pittsburgh.  He got the nod in goal for the Pens’ home opener last night against the […]

  • 9 Most Memorable One-Game Playoffs And Tie Breakers In MLB History

    9 Most Memorable One-Game Playoffs And Tie Breakers In MLB History

    “One-game playoff” or “tie-breaker?” The nomenclature here can get a little confusing, so let’s clear things up before we get into the best examples in baseball history. However, because either term is basically an instance of the regular season failing us (How DARE you, regular season?), the device can be a little convoluted. All one-game […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 4 Round-up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 4 Round-up

    Quick!  Name me two active receivers from the New England Patriots’ roster this past Sunday night who had recorded a single NFL reception prior to the 2013 season. Couldn’t do it, could you?  Sure, they had Julian Edelman, who entered this season with 69 career receptions for 714 yards and four touchdowns, but then who? […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 3rd) — Pele

    This Day In Sports History (October 3rd) — Pele

    It was on this day in 1974 that Pele officially retired from the game of soccer.  The announcement marked the end of the Brazilian’s 18-year career with Santos Futebol Clube. Pele played a total of 605 games for Santos and scored an incredible 589 goals.  He would also suit up for his national team a […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/2/2013 — Dave Bolland

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/2/2013 — Dave Bolland

    When the Toronto Maple Leafs acquired Dave Bolland from the Chicago Blackhawks, they knew they were getting a Stanley Cup champion that could add some much-needed depth down the middle.  Bolland is bound to provide the Leafs with just that, and last night he added in a few goals as well, just for good measure. […]