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  • This Day In Sports History (November 21st) — Pete Rose

    This Day In Sports History (November 21st) — Pete Rose

    It was on this day in 1973 that Pete Rose was awarded the NL MVP.  It was the only regular season MVP award he would earn during his Major League career. Rose enjoyed one of the best seasons of his career in 1973, recording 230 hits and a .338 batting average (both league-highs) in 160 […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/20/2013 — Monta Ellis

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/20/2013 — Monta Ellis

    Last night, during a Texas-sized battle between the Houston Rockets and the Dallas Mavericks, there were plenty of impressive lines filling the stat sheet.  Two of those lines belonged to Dwight Howard (33 pts, 11 reb) and Dirk Nowitzki (35 pts, 7 reb, 4 ast), but neither of them would earn “Stat Line of the […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 11 Round-up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 11 Round-up

    Peyton Manning regained his position atop the NFL after his Denver Broncos beat up on the previously undefeated Kansas City Chiefs in front of a national audience on Sunday Night Football.  That makes the four-time AP NFL MVP a perfect candidate to kick off the latest edition of the NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook. You […]

  • Every NFL Team’s Biggest Celebrity Fan

    Every NFL Team’s Biggest Celebrity Fan

    The NFL, as everyone knows, is the biggest pro sports league in the world. Sure, no one outside North America really knows anything about it, but 20 of the 30 most valuable sports franchises in the world are NFL teams, and all 32 teams are in the top 50. Even the Jaguars. So in economic […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 20th) — Walter Payton

    This Day In Sports History (November 20th) — Walter Payton

    It was on this day in 1977 that Walter Payton rushed for 275 yards during a game against the Minnesota Vikings.  That stunning performance on the ground would set the NFL record for most rushing yards in a single game. The previous NFL record for most rushing yards in a game was held by Bills […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/19/2013 — Max Pacioretty

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/19/2013 — Max Pacioretty

    After losing to the Minnesota Wild earlier in the month, the Montreal Canadiens were looking for redemption when the two teams squared off again last night at the Bell Centre.  And the redemption they were looking for would be had, thanks in large part to a scoring outburst from Habs forward Max Pacioretty. Pacioretty entered […]