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Looking back: this week in sports history February 18 – 24

February 18, 1978: You’ve all head of the Iron Man Triathlon, right? Just your casual 2.4-mile swim, then a 112-mile bike ride and just...

Shaun White won the USA’s 100th gold, and the set up was perfect

Four years after he failed to medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, American snowboarder Shaun White had one final chance to...

Looking back: This week in sports history February 11-17

February 12, 1958: During just his second season in the NBA, legendary Celtic Bill Russell grabbed 41 rebounds in a game against Syracuse...

These women are making history at the 2018 Olympics

Simidele Adeagbo, Ngozi Onwumere, Seun Adigun, Akuoma Omeoga, Jazmine Fenlator, Carrie Russell and Audra Segree. Remember their names....

Looking back: This week in sports history February 4-10

February 4, 2007: The Indianapolis Colts and Chicago Bears met for Super Bowl XLI at Dolphin Stadium in Miami on February 4, 2007. While...

What’s new at the 2018 Olympics?

Anyone who follows the Olympics has probably noticed over the years that the Winter Olympics have fewer sports than the Summer Olympics....

Looking back: this week in sports history January 28 – February 3

January 28, 1960: The day the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings were born. On January 28, 1960, the league announced the foundation of...

These guys want to help basketball players perfect their shot

There are no identical shots in basketball. Once the ball leaves a shooter’s hands, it is difficult to replicate exactly where it...

Looking back: this week in sports history January 21-27

January 22, 1973: On a January evening in 1973, George Foreman met Joe Frazier for the heavyweight boxing title in Kingston, Jamaica....

Six questions you may have ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics

Let’s face it, the winter olympics are very different from the summer games, and some of the sports are lesser known and may be a bit...