Original Six

February 21, 2017 0

The Original Six is a term used to describe the six teams that made up the National Hockey League from 1942 through 1967. In 1917,…

Bob Richards

February 20, 2017 0

Robert Eugene Richards is the only man to win two Olympic gold medals in the pole vault. A versatile athlete, Richards made three U.S. Olympic…

Red Barber

February 17, 2017 0

Walter Lanier Barber changed the vocabulary of baseball. Nicknamed “Red” for the color of his hair, Barber was a pioneering sportscaster for over three decades. …

Apolo Ohno

February 16, 2017 0

Apolo Ohno is the most decorated American athlete in Winter Olympics history. Ohno competed for the United States in short track speed skating in three…

Seattle Slew

February 15, 2017 1

Seattle Slew is the only undefeated Triple Crown winner in thoroughbred racing history. Foaled at White Horse Acres Farms near Lexington, Kentucky, on this date…