Hall Of Fame
Those nice things, though, do not deserve a retiring of his number, a topic that’s been bandied about since people started to assume this year was Wood’s swan song.
Check out the results from this year’s HOF voting.
The three-time Norris Trophy winner and four-time Olympian was joined by fellow defenseman Gary Suter, forward Keith Tkachuk, Philadelphia Flyers owner Ed Snider and broadcaster Mike Emrick.
I hope Vicki Santo and her children are really pissed off and for good reason. This should be a happy day for them and all fans of Ron Santo, but instead it ranges for many somewhere between bittersweet and a downright slap in the face.
Choking up often during an emotional speech, the former Bull said his regret was not being a better father, and praised his coaches for being the father he never had a relationship with.
Former Chicago Bear Richard Dent will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on August 6. He’ll be the 30th person from the Bears organization to be inducted, but the first Tennessee State alumnus.
John Mackey, a Hall of Fame former player for the Baltimore Colts who had battled with dementia, has died. He was 69.
Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter has a brain tumor that is likely cancerous.
Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter says doctors discovered four “very small” brain tumors after he had an MRI on Friday in Florida.
Former University of Michigan head coach Lloyd Carr is among the 16 players and coaches that were selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame.
When the Chicago Bears drafted Richard Dent in the eighth round of the 1983 NFL Draft, they made one of the best decisions in the franchise’s draft history. Bears fans are hoping that Dent’s luck with the draft continues.
While eight women and four men sat in the jury box preparing to judge Barry Bonds, another group that will evaluate the home run king was watching and listening in the federal courtroom, sitting on the wooden benches in the last five rows. Their votes will not be cast for 20 more months.
Assuming that there is a 2011 NFL preseason, the Chicago Bears have officially released their expected opponents.
Former Chicago Bulls Dennis Rodman, Tex Winter and Artis Gilmore have been elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
Hall of Fame defensive end Carl Eller and three other former NFL players who have joined the players’ fight against the league.
A familiar face will be inducted into the Illinois Broadcasters Association’s Hall of Fame this spring.
The Chicago Blackhawks will donate a 2010 Stanley Cup ring to the Hockey Hall of Fame as part of a special Stanley Cup display.
Bob Knight is one of the most polarizing figures in the history of college basketball. He won three national titles and had 902 career wins, but his on court outbursts were controversial.
The fans want there to be football in 2011, and so do the current players. It’s the owners who are threatening to keep the season from happening. And now some of the game’s greats are voicing their opinions.
Getting into Canton proved to be more elusive for Richard Dent than the quarterbacks he brought down 137 times during his career.