Dick Vitale

June 9, 2017 0

Dickie V turns 78 today, baby! Dick Vitale is the most famous announcer in college basketball history.  He joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season, just…

Dan Gable

June 8, 2017 0

Danny Mack Gable is the greatest and most important figure in the history of freestyle wrestling. Born on October 25, 1948 in the small industrial…

Hank Gathers

June 7, 2017 0

Hank Gathers’ life ended too soon. An unbelievable physical specimen, the 6’7”, 220-pound power forward was a basketball Atlas.  Gathers could score, rebound, defend and…

Bjorn Borg

June 6, 2017 0

Bjorn Borg was a rock ‘n roll star draped in tennis clothes. Borg dominated tennis in the 1970s and early 80s, winning 11 Grand Slam…

Robert Kraft

June 5, 2017 0

The best owner in professional sports turns 76 today. Robert Kraft is founder, Chairman and CEO of The Kraft Group.  Based in Foxboro, Massachusetts, it…