The NBA’s 24-second shot clock was invented in 1954 by Syracuse Nationals owner Danny Biasone, who wanted to force teams to pick up the pace of games.
Shortly after this was posted, there was an
UPDATE, 5:26 PM: The NYC Marathon has been canceled.
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Former Yankees' standout pitcher Brien Taylor is widely accepted as one of the biggest disappointments in Major League Baseball history.
If I say the name Jim Thorpe, most of you will probably think of the Native American baseball player/football player/Olympian.
This season, the NFL added a weekly Thursday night game, which puts professional football on TV three nights a week.
Most coaches spend their entire lives coaching in some capacity, but a few of the all-time greats have gotten some interesting paychecks outside of football.
Wilt Chamberlain was born on this date in 1936. Let's check his math on his most famous
A few weeks ago, we gave you 21 countries that have only won a single Olympic medal.
When Usain Bolt, Wallace Spearmon and the rest of the field line up for today's 200-meter race, they'll kick off the race not at the fire of a pistol, but a noise triggered by an electronic
On our last semi-regular "Ask Matt" day, reader Mel asked, “Are there standards for just how much gold is in those gold medals these Olympic athletes are