Events in Sports History

Events

NHL goaltender Frant Fuhr wins his 400th career game

1999

NY Yankees win their 3rd straight World Series championship,

2000

Barry Bonds, baseball player, hits his 70th home run all in one season

2001

Anaheim Angels defeat San Francisco Giants 4-3 in baseball's World Series championship

2002

Bethany Hamilton, professional surfer, has her arm bitten off by a shark

2003

10 people, including 4 family members of Rick Hendrick, are killed in a plane crash near Martinsville Speedway

2004

NFL plays first regular season game outside United States

2005

Buck O' Neil, the first black coach in major league baseball, dies at 94

2006

Earl Llyod has basketball court named after him

2007

O.J. Simpson, football player, found guilty of kidnapping and armed robbery

December 2008

Tiger Woods, professional golfer, announced an indefinite leave from professional golf to focus on his marriage

December 2009

Roy Halladay, professional baseball player, pitches the second no-hitter in MLB Postseason History

2010

Barry Bonds sentenced 30 days of house arrest, two years of probation, and 250 hours of community service

December 2011

Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates are added to the Hockey Hall of Fame

Approx. November 2012

Bill Sherman, basketball player, dies at 87 from stroke

2013

Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre are added to baseballs hall of fame

2014