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The Greatest Game Ever Played: The Birth of The New National Pastime

The Greatest Game Ever Played: The Birth of The New National Pastime
The 1958 championship game was the first NFL playoff game to go into sudden death overtime. Featuring a who’s who of gridiron legends including Jo...

Valley of The Suns: The Charmed Life of the Phoenix Gorilla

Valley of The Suns: The Charmed Life of the Phoenix Gorilla
Ape Shall Not Dunk On Ape. In 1980, a messenger for Eastern Onion named Henry Rojas, a singing telegram service, came to the Veterans Memorial Col...

American History X: Bernard Hopkins vs. Felix Trinidad

American History X: Bernard Hopkins vs. Felix Trinidad
On September 29, 2001 in Madison Square Garden, billed as 'And Then There Was One', a boxing match took place between WBC & IBF middleweight c...

Anthony Mason: Send in the MUSCLE

Anthony Mason: Send in the MUSCLE
Anthony Mason: The brash and bruising self-proclaimed point forward of the 1994-95 New York Knicks led purely by example. A skilled ball handler f...

Run Piasano Run: Franco Harris and his Italian Army

Run Piasano Run: Franco Harris and his Italian Army
In 1972, the Pittsburgh Steelers had played over three decades of professional football without a championship. Losing was very much a part of the...