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  • This Day In Sports History (February 7th) — Darryl Sittler

    This Day In Sports History (February 7th) — Darryl Sittler

    It was on this day in 1976 that Toronto Maple Leafs forward Darryl Sittler set an NHL record by recording ten points in a single game.  He broke the previous record of eight, which was held by both Maurice Richard and Bert Olmstead. Playing against the Boston Bruins, Sittler scored an amazing six goals and […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 2/6/2014 — Max Pacioretty

    Stat Line of the Night — 2/6/2014 — Max Pacioretty

    During last night’s game against the Vancouver Canucks, the Montreal Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty failed to convert on not one, but two penalty shot attempts during the course of the game.  You’d think that would make him the goat, but not quite. You see, Pacioretty may not have been able to score when given a breakaway […]

  • Real Sociedad Scores Brutal Own Goal vs. Barcelona (Video)

    Real Sociedad Scores Brutal Own Goal vs. Barcelona (Video)

    Barcelona probably didn’t need any help during the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final match-up against Real Sociedad, but they received some anyway. And the Sociedad players probably couldn’t have made it any more embarrassing if they had tried, as midfielder Gorka Elustondo blasted a clearing attempt off the face of his own keeper, Enaut […]

  • Super Bowl XLVIII Gets LEGO Remake (Video)

    Super Bowl XLVIII Gets LEGO Remake (Video)

    Have you been considering watching a replay of Super Bowl XLVIII, but you just can’t bring yourself around to witness Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos endure another beating? If that’s the case, you may want to consider taking a look at the LEGO recap of Sunday’s big game, which will allow you to see […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 6th) – Super Bowl XXXIX

    This Day In Sports History (February 6th) – Super Bowl XXXIX

    It was on this day in 2005 that the New England Patriots beat the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX by a score of 24-21.  The win gave the Patriots their third Vince Lombardi Trophy in four years. The Patriots entered the game as the favorites, having lost only two games all season.  As for […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 2/5/2014 — Tim Duncan

    Stat Line of the Night — 2/5/2014 — Tim Duncan

    Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs probably wish every game they play could be against the Washington Wizards. The Spurs entered last night’s game against the Wiz with 15 consecutive victories against them, and they were able to extend that streak one game further to 16.  Sure, they may have needed double-overtime to do […]