Today in sports history

...York Giants.2001 - Middleweight boxer James Butler punches his opponent Richard Grant long after the final bell at Madison Square Garden in New York. Grant, winner of a 10-round decision, is dropped by Butler who connects with a short hook...
Today In Sports History: Nov. 28-29

...1958. New York scores 82 points in the first half to break the record for most first-half points at the present Madison Square Garden, set when Kansas City scored 81 on Dec. 8, 1979.2009 - Francesco and Edoardo Molinari become the first...
Today in history

...presidential nominee Herbert Hoover spoke of the "American system of rugged individualism" in a speech at New York's Madison Square Garden.In 1953, the Franco-Lao Treaty of Amity and Association effectively made Laos an independent member of...
Today in sports history

...women's division in 3:07:29.1977 - Muhammad Ali wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Earnie Shavers at Madison Square Garden in New York to retain his world heavyweight title.1984 - Mike Prindle of Western Michigan sets an NCAA record...
Knicks spoil James' homecoming, 95-90 event and a city-wide block party rolled into one.The Knicks wrecked it.New York, booed at times by the Madison Square Garden crowd a night earlier, built a seven-point lead in the third quarter and was up 86-77 on Anthony's bucket...
Today in sports history

...Dempsey knocks out Luis Firpo in the second round for his last successful defense of his world heavyweight title, at Madison Square Garden in New York.1947 - Jack Kramer beats Frank Parket to win the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship...
The evolution of 'Godzilla': Japanese fans weigh in

...ambitious American news reporters, a French spy, a scientist studying Chernobyl and a bunch of Godzilla eggs in Madison Square Garden.A big no-no to Godzilla fans was the monster's fate at the end of the movie.Yoshihiko Horie, 54...
Today in Sports History

...S. player and rookie to win the LPGA championship.1968 - Joe Frazier stops Mando Ramos in the second round at Madison Square Garden in New York City for the world heavyweight title.1990 - Criminal Type becomes the first horse to win consecutive...
Stanley sweep? Rangers regroup after 0-3 start home by goalie Jonathan Quick and the Kings was when Vigneault was asked what his team could do differently at Madison Square Garden."Score," he said.The packed room of reporters laughed. Vigneault didn't.The present predicament...
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Quick pushes Kings to brink of Stanley Cup

...Game 3 on Monday night.Los Angeles escaped with two overtime wins at home and then took complete command inside Madison Square Garden to take a 3-0 series edge. The Kings are a win away from winning their second Stanley Cup in three years...


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