Although England's Geoff Hurst booted four goals to lead the home team to victory, the real hero of the 1966 World Cup was an English pooch named Pickles.
The strange life of the first horse to win the Derby, Preakness, and Belmont.
“There was no question that beer played a great part in the affair.”
Who is this Lord Stanley anyway?
We've looked at hidden messages in corporate logos before. Here are some examples from the world of sports, some more obvious than others.
From the Original Six to the current 30 teams.
The Charlotte Bobcats will become the Hornets next season, uniting the Queen City's current NBA team with its old nickname.
Back in the 1880s, one clever Phillies fan enlisted carrier pigeons to keep his colleagues at work updated with the latest scores. But other critters haven’t always been that welcome at the ballpark.
ESPN's headlines often read like a police blotter. But there are lots of heartwarming tales, too.