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Boston Bruins Amazing Comeback On May 13, 2013, one of the most stunning and improbable comebacks in sports history occurred. With under 11 minutes left in regulation time, the Boston Bruins rallied from a 4-1 deficit in the seventh game of their opening round NHL playoff series versus the Toronto Maple Leafs. Boston had only scored three goals in the previous eight periods of the series before rallying. It was wild euphoria for Boston's fans--but utter disbelief for Toronto's fans. This condensed highlight clip shows the Leafs taking a 4-1 lead in the third period, the three Boston goals that tied the game, and the overtime winner by Patrice Bergeron.
Tags: Boston  Bruins  NHL  comeback  Toronto  Maple  Leafs  Stanley  Cup  playoffs 
Added: 16th May 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
1978 Stanley Cup Final - Game 4 OT Today's NHL is faster, more diverse, and probably more skilled, but some hockey fans argue that the passion of the 1970s NHL has not been surpassed. Here is the overtime period of Game #4 of the 1978 Stanley Cup finals at Boston Garden between the hometown Bruins and their longtime rivals the Montreal Canadiens. The excitement in the building is palpable! Dan Kelly--perhaps hockey's greatest announcer--calls the action.
Tags: NHL  Stanley  Cup  1978  Boston  Montreal 
Added: 21st May 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
Largest Prime Number Found If you got through elementary school, you should know what a prime number is. (It's a number that can only be evenly divided by two numbers--itself and one. Numbers such as 11, 23, 89, and 97 fit this discription.) On January 25, 2013, a computer program called GIMPS found the largest known proven prime number: (2 to the power of 57,885,161) -1. It's a number with 17,425,170 digits. By comparison, the largest known prime number in 1876 had a mere 39 digits. Because there are an infinite amount of numbers, mathematical theory concludes there should be an infinite amount of prime numbers too. It's just a matter of finding them. GIMPS has found the previous 12 highest prime numbers.
Tags: math  prime  number  highest 
Added: 27th May 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
Muhammad Ali on Race -1971 In 1971 Muhammad Ali was interviewed on British television. As usual, as with any Ali interview from that time, the topics of discussion drifted far afield from boxing. This segment delved into racial issues. Be prepared for a shock as Ali bluntly gives his views on the evils of race mixing.
Tags: Muhammad  Ali  1971  BBC  interview  race 
Added: 4th June 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
Heavyweight Champ Ken Norton Passes LAS VEGAS (AP) - Former heavyweight champion Ken Norton, who beat Muhammad Ali and later lost a controversial decision to him in Yankee Stadium, died Wednesday at a local care facility. He was 70. Ken Norton Jr., a coach with the Seattle Seahawks, confirmed the death to The Associated Press before handing the phone to his wife, too distraught to talk. Norton, the only heavyweight champion never to win the title in the ring, had been in poor health for the last several years after suffering a series of strokes, a friend of the fighter said. "He's been fighting the battle for two years," said Gene Kilroy, Ali's former business manager. "I'm sure he's in heaven now with all the great fighters. I'd like to hear that conversation."
Tags: heavyweight  champion  Ken  Norton  Muhammad  Ali 
Added: 18th September 2013
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Posted By: pfc
Esther Williams 1921-2013 Esther Williams, the swimming champion turned actress who starred in glittering and aquatic Technicolor musicals of the 1940s and 1950s, has died. She was 91. Williams's died early on June 6, 2013 in her sleep, according to her longtime publicist Harlan Boll. Following in the footsteps of Sonja Henie, who went from skating champion to movie star, Williams became one of Hollywood's biggest moneymakers, appearing in spectacular swimsuit numbers that capitalized on her wholesome beauty and perfect figure. Such films as "Easy to Wed," "Neptune's Daughter," and "Dangerous When Wet" followed the same formula: romance, music, a bit of comedy and a flimsy plot that provided excuses to get Esther into the water. The extravaganzas dazzled a second generation via television and the compilation films "That's Entertainment." Williams' co-stars included the pick of the MGM contract list, including Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Red Skelton, Ricardo Montalban and Howard Keel. When hard times signaled the end of big studios and costly musicals in the mid-'50s, Williams tried non-swimming roles with little success. After her 1962 marriage to Fernando Lamas, her co-star in "Dangerous When Wet," she retired from public life. She explained in a 1984 interview: "A really terrific guy comes along and says, 'I wish you'd stay home and be my wife,' and that's the most logical thing in the world for a Latin. And I loved being a Latin wife -- you get treated very well. There's a lot of attention in return for that sacrifice."
Tags: Ester  Williams  Hollywood  star  swimmer 
Added: 8th June 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
The Superstars - 1973 Swimming Heats In 1973 ABC Sports came up with a novel idea: Get a group of athletes from different sports, have them compete in events that are not their fortes, and see who comes out on top! That's how The Superstars was created. I used to watch this show regularly, but I missed the first season. According to a popular legend, heavyweight boxer Joe Frazier nearly drowned in the swimming heats. This clip proves he couldn't have drowned because the pool was shallow enough for the athletes' feet to touch the bottom! (see the second heat for proof!) Nevertheless it does conclusively show that Frazier wasn't much of a swimmer. Years later someone asked Frazier why he didn't tell the organizers he couldn't swim. The former champ replied, "I didn't know I couldn't swim until I'd tried!"
Tags: The  Superstars  ABC  swimming  Joe  Frazier 
Added: 14th June 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
Thurman Munson Plane Crash On August 2, 1979, 32-year-old Thurman Munson, catcher and captain of the New York Yankees, perished in Canton, Ohio while practising takeoffs and landings in his new private airplane. A survivor and Munson's widow recall that tragic day.
Tags: MLB  Thurman  Munson  airplane  crash 
Added: 16th June 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
Hogans Heroes Trading Cards Did you know that Fleer issued trading cards based on the TV sitcom Hogan's Heroes in 1965-66? The set consisted of 66 individual cards. Some specimens that are in especially good condidtion sell for around $30 apiece.
Tags: Hogans  Heroes  TV  trading  cards 
Added: 25th June 2013
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Posted By: Lava1964
School PSA - Partnership for a Drug-Free America Talk to your kids about drugs, Tell them that who ever offered you drugs, it's not a friend
Tags: Drug  Free  America  PSA  Public  Service  Announcement  School  Drugs 
Added: 25th June 2013
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Posted By: poundsdwayne47

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