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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons wipes his face after missing a pair of free-throws during the first half of Game 5

Ben Simmons free-throw struggles see Philadelphia 76ers star make unwanted piece on NBA history...

Ben Simmons' foul-shooting woes so far in the playoffs aren't just obvious.They're basically unprecedented. The Philadelphia guard is 22 for...
History of the .30-30 For Deer Hunting

History of the .30-30 For Deer Hunting

Introduced by Winchester Repeating Arms in 1895 as the main chambering for their Model 1894 rifle, the .30-30 was the first sporting cartridge loaded with smokeless powder. The original .30-30 Winchester load featured a 160-grain bullet driven at almost...
Which players have the highest points-per-game average in NBA postseason history?

Which players have the highest points-per-game average in NBA postseason history?

Statistically analyzing NBA players is a little tricky sometimes. Do you think about pure accumulation, or about averages? We know Kareem Abdul-Jabbar scored the most points in a career, but during a given season we talk about points per...
The Miami Heat were dominant against the Milwaukee Bucks in last year playoffs

Top 10 biggest upsets in NBA Playoffs history

With the NBA playoffs nearing the Conference Finals, most of the series' outcomes have been as expected. There certainly haven't been any upsets from the likes, seen as recently as the Miami Heat's run to the Finals last year...
If allegations are true, Michigan must erase Bo Schembechler from team history

If allegations are true, Michigan must erase Bo Schembechler from team history

Bo Schembechler is a revered figure on the Michigan campus. If the allegations against him are true, the school must immediately cut ties with his legacy.Illustration: APBo must go.If the allegations against legendary Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler are...
If Charles Barkley has a problem with the Nets and NBA Super Teams, he doesn't know his NBA history

If Charles Barkley has a problem with the Nets and NBA Super Teams, he...

When Charles Barkley proclaimed in an interview with the New York Daily News that he was rooting against the Nets in their pursuit of the 2021 NBA championship, there might have been plenty of reasonable...
Penguins' Sidney Crosby now has highest career earnings in NHL history

Penguins’ Sidney Crosby now has highest career earnings in NHL history

The Pittsburgh Penguins were recently bounced from the first round of the playoffs for the third straight year, but salary-cap tracking service CapFriendly reports that Pittsburgh captain and superstar Sidney Crosby has more than 100 million reasons to...
New Zealand cricket team. Pic: Getty Images

World Test Championship final: India at peak of their powers, but New Zealand have personnel...

New Zealand leg-spinner Ish Sodhi has admitted that the Virat Kohli-led Indian side, which will take on the Kiwis in the World Test Championship (WTC) final, are at the peak of their powers.He, however, added that New Zealand have...
16-year-old is first girl drafted in OHL history — but will NCAA eligibility force her to turn the honor down?

16-year-old is first girl drafted in OHL history — but will NCAA eligibility force...

Taya Currie became the first girl drafted by an OHL team.Screenshot: Twitter/OHLEventually, there’s an important question that needs to be answered, but for now, this is simply really cool.In the 14th round of the Ontario Hockey League draft on...
Who are the top 15 scorers in NFL history?

Who are the top 15 scorers in NFL history?

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Oldest major winners in golf: Phil Mickelson makes history at 2021 PGA Championship

Oldest major winners in golf: Phil Mickelson makes history at 2021 PGA Championship

Phil Mickelson made history on Sunday. Lefty added a sixth major victory to his career at the 2021 PGA Championship, making him golf's oldest major winner in history. Mickelson had an up-and-down final round at the PGA...
Biggest Blowout in NFL History

Biggest Blowout in NFL History

Biggest Blowout in NFL History
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Who is the Minnesota Vikings owner? History of the Wilf family

Coming from Poland to the United States after surviving the Holocaust, the family of Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf has become one of the most successful in North American sports. Since purchasing the NFL franchise in 2005, Wilf...
A Brief History of the Jets’ Quarterback Failures

A Brief History of the Jets’ Quarterback Failures

The Jets Try to Find a Quarterback … AgainBen ShpigelReporting on the N.F.L. Draft 🏈Larry C. Morris/The New York TimesTo succeed Namath, the Jets drafted Richard Todd, the first of six QBs they’ve since taken in the first round....
SEC looks to build on rich history in NFL Draft

SEC looks to build on rich history in NFL Draft

369 days ago SEC Staff Photo: AP Photo/John RaouxKyle Pitts, the dynamic tight end from Florida, became the first Southeastern Conference player taken in the 2021 NFL Draft when the Atlanta Falcons used the fourth pick overall to select...
Is Kyle Pitts worth a top-10 pick? Breaking down the highest-drafted tight ends in NFL history

Is Kyle Pitts worth a top-10 pick? Breaking down the highest-drafted tight ends in...

Florida tight end Kyle Pitts will be a first-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft.   Pitts, who caught 43 passes for 770 yards and 12 TDs for the Gators as a junior in 2020, evokes comparisons to...
Aaron Rodgers trade rumors: Here are three teams Packers QB reportedly prefers in trade

Packers’ QB history suggests Aaron Rodgers won’t play another season in Green Bay

The biggest story of the 2021 NFL Draft has nothing to do with any players who may be selected, but Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. According to a report from Adam Schefter, Rodgers is "disgruntled" with the...
The Punjab Kings will take on the Royal Challengers Bangalore at Narendra Modi Stadium (Image Courtesy: IPLT20.com)

Narendra Modi Stadium pitch history and stats

The Punjab Kings will play their seventh match of IPL 2021 against the Royal Challengers Bangalore at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Friday.The Royal Challengers have performed brilliantly this season, recording five wins in six matches. But the...
The worst No. 1 draft picks in NFL history

The worst No. 1 draft picks in NFL history

1. Jamarcus Russell - QB Raiders, 2007Image: APRussell just might be the sorriest player in NFL history. I say this because unlike so many others on this list talent and injuries weren’t the reason he turned out to be...
Five questions for the Maple Leafs ahead of critical playoff season

Thornton, Spezza make history as Maple Leafs cruise to playoff berth

Jack Campbell is not taking his position for granted. No, we’re not talking about Campbell’s position as the starting goaltender for the first Canadian division team to secure a playoff berth. (Although we could be.) And no, we’re not talking about...

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