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February 8th, 2014

Photos: 2014 Winter Olympic Opening Ceremony

The opening ceremony for the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi took place Friday.

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January 4th, 2014

The Rose Bowl Turns 100

On New Year’s Day, Michigan State beat Stanford in the 100th Rose Bowl. This season there are 35 bowl games, but in 1902 the Rose Bowl was the first. Only A Game’s Doug Tribou takes a look back.

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October 12th, 2013
By Mitch Teich

Milwaukee Bucks’ Former Floor Blends Art And Basketball

The Milwaukee Bucks once played on a court designed by folk artist Robert Indiana, who also created the iconic “LOVE” stamp. Now, the original floor has been rescued and turned into a art display, and it’s the inspiration for the new court the Bucks recently unveiled. Only A Game’s Mitch Teich reports.

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September 14th, 2013

Portugal, Brazil Fans Flock To Gillette For ‘Football’ Friendly

Foxborough’s Gillette Stadium typically plays host to the NFL’s New England Patriots, but on Tuesday it was the site of a friendly between two of the world’s top soccer teams: Portugal and Brazil. In addition to sharing a native tongue, the countries also share high hopes for the 2014 World Cup.

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August 31st, 2013

Saratoga Celebrates 150 Years

Race tracks across the country may be shutting down, but Saratoga Race Course in New York is still flourishing. On the track’s 150th anniversary, Bill takes in the scene at America’s oldest sporting facility.

OAG 20th Anniversary
August 24th, 2013

Catching Up With A Lovable Loser: Zippy Chippy

After 100 races — and zero victories — Zippy Chippy called it quits. But his futility has made him a celebrity in horse racing circles. We first profiled Zippy in 1999. Now Bill Littlefield catches up with the lovable loser, who’s enjoying a pleasant retirement.

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August 17th, 2013

The Past And Present Of Golf’s U.S. Amateur

The USGA’s oldest championship, the U.S. Amateur, dates back to 1895. Since its inception, the event has gone through a number of transformations, from the country’s premier event to a training ground for the world’s top golfers. Bill Littlefield reports on the historic event from the site of the 2013 competition in Brookline, Mass.

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July 13th, 2013
By Ken Shulman

Baseball Camp Offers Nicaraguan Children Hope

For one week, a youth baseball camp in Nicaragua gives kids a glimpse of a better future, while teaching them confidence and teamwork. Only A Game’s Ken Shulman has the story.

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July 13th, 2013
By Whitney Jones

‘Shoeless’ Joe’s Namesake Up At Bat

“Shoeless” Joe Jackson is best remembered for his role in the 1919 Black Sox Scandal. But, one member of his family is hoping to change that. Whitney Jones reports on “Shoeless” Joe’s namesake and great-great-great nephew who played in the Cape Cod Baseball League.

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June 8th, 2013
By Susan Valot

Hollywood Park Readies For Swan Song

As horses and jockeys prepare for this Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, one of horse racing’s historic venues is preparing to cease operation. Only A Game’s Susan Valot has the story.

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