Today in Sports - LeBron James passes Michael Jordan for most 30-point games in NBA playoff history
By The Associated Press Jun. 05, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
June 6 1919 — Man o’ War wins his first race, a 5-furlong contest over a straightaway at Belmont Park. The 3-to-5 favorite wins by six lengths,...
Tigers at Nationals 5/20/2023
May. 20, 2023 04:31 PM EDT
Today in Sports - NY Knicks win their first NBA championship
By The Associated Press May. 07, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
May 8 1907 — Canadian Tommy Burns retains his world heavyweight boxing title after beating ‘Philadelphia’ Jack O’Brien on points in 20 rounds. ...
Today in Sports - Lou Gehrig plays his final game
By The Associated Press Apr. 29, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
April 30 1922 — Charlie Robertson of the Chicago White Sox pitches a 2-0 perfect game against the Detroit Tigers. 1939 — Lou Gehrig sets...
Today in Sports - Bo Jackson picked #1 overall in NFL Draft
By The Associated Press Apr. 28, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
April 29 1901 — His Eminence, ridden by Jimmy Winkfield, wins the Kentucky Derby by 1 1/2 lengths over Sannazarro in the only Derby ever raced in April...
Ex-Oklahoma QB Murray honored with statue for Heisman season
By Cliff Brunt Apr. 22, 2023 08:55 PM EDT
Today in Sports - Troy Aikman #1 pick in NFL Draft to Dallas
By The Associated Press Apr. 22, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
April 23 1903 — The New York Highlanders, later renamed Yankees, win their first game as a major league team, 7-2 over the Washington Senators. ...
Today in Sports - Patrick Roy plays final career NHL game
By The Associated Press Apr. 21, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
April 22 1876 — The first official National League baseball game is played with Boston beating Philadelphia 6-5. 1914 — Babe Ruth’s 1st...
Today in Sports - Bulls win most regular season NBA games-72
By The Associated Press Apr. 20, 2023 10:10 AM EDT
April 21 1904 — Ty Cobb makes his pro debut for Augusta (South Atlantic League) 1948 — Basketball Association of America Finals:...
Today in Sports - Danica Patrick first female IndyCar winner
By The Associated Press Apr. 19, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
April 20 1912 — Fenway Park opens in Boston with the Red Sox beating the New York Yankees 7-6 in 11 innings. Tiger Stadium in Detroit also opens its...
Today in Sports - Jackie Robinson makes MLB debut
By The Associated Press Apr. 14, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
April 15 1901 — Boston Marathon won for second straight year by Canadian Jim Caffrey. 1907 — Boston Marathon won by Canadian Tom Longboat...
Column: Take that, all you imaginary haters!
By Paul Newberry Feb. 17, 2023 02:37 PM EST
Today in Sports History-Griffey Jr. elected to Hall of Fame
By The Associated Press Jan. 05, 2023 10:00 AM EST
Jan. 6 1951 — The Indianapolis Olympians beat the Rochester Royals 75-73 in six overtimes, the longest game in NBA history. 1976 — Ted...
Today in History-Seattle first sub-.500 division champ
By The Associated Press Jan. 01, 2023 10:00 AM EST
Jan. 2 1961 — George Blanda passes for three touchdowns and kicks a field goal and the extra points to give the Houston Oilers a 24-16 victory over the...
Nix, Maye expected to light up Holiday Bowl at Petco Park
By The Associated Press Dec. 27, 2022 03:22 PM EST
Louisville, Cincinnati renew Keg of Nails rivalry at Fenway
By The Associated Press Dec. 16, 2022 10:10 AM EST
Don't look now but it's bowl season! 42 picks for them all
By Ralph D. Russo Dec. 15, 2022 12:47 PM EST
Today in Sports History-Week Ahead-Dec. 16-22
By The Associated Press Dec. 15, 2022 10:00 AM EST
Dec. 20 1921 — Baseball Commissioner Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis casts the deciding vote to return to best-of-seven World Series from the best-of...
No. 6 Kansas routs Mizzou 95-67 in first visit in 10 years
By Dave Skretta Dec. 10, 2022 07:45 PM EST
Coach Prime delivers pizzazz to college football's wasteland
By Arnie Stapleton And Pat Graham Dec. 04, 2022 08:03 PM EST