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Sport It's time for the Greatest Sports Week In History

04:26  29 september  2020
04:26  29 september  2020 Source:   sports.yahoo.com

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It ' s important to note that four of the top five scoring performances in NBA history belonged to Wilt It will be one of sports ' greatest questions until somebody actually does it (David Tyree helmet Mays, playing for the Yankees at the time , hit Chapman (of the Indians) in the head, who would pass away

“ It was not uncommon,” Mr. Rosenthal said later in an article in The Times , “ for the smallest schools to telephone their scores because of the lack of telegraph In its Nov. 17 issue, Time wrote: “For three weeks running, the sports page of the New York Times has dutifully recorded the football victories of

Get ready to wear out 10 batteries on your remote control. Get ready to scroll Twitter like you’re panning for gold. Get ready for the alert chimes from your Yahoo Sports app to cascade like cathedral bells on a wedding day.

Friends, The Greatest Week In Sports History is upon us.

You may know about the Sports Equinox, that peculiar overlap in the calendar where baseball, basketball, football and hockey happen all in the same day. In normal circumstances it only comes around once every few years; this year, we’re getting them by the armload. Now, though, we’ve stepped it up. Now we’re into Sports Supernova territory.

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Whether it be coaching a team, playing for a team or whatever the case may be, it ' s safe to say that without sports , the world we live in today would be much, much different from the world we currently To be considered one of the greatest moments in sports history , the moment has to be special.

Which is the greatest sports team in history ? This week , the claims of five different teams in five different sports have been put forward by the sporting heroes I played in the NBA for 15 years and this was definitely the best team I saw during that time . Phil Jackson' s coaching had a lot to do with it .

Consider what we’ve got ahead in the next seven days. Deep breath: NBA Finals. Stanley Cup Final. WNBA Finals. Major League Baseball playoffs. The French Open. NFL Week 4. College football’s Week Something-Or-Other. NASCAR’s playoffs at Talladega. UFC’s Fight Island 4. Plus regular-season events on the PGA Tour, MLS, NWSL and the Premier League, along with a bunch of smaller sports I’m surely missing.

Yeah. Remember when all we had to watch on TV was some country-buck tiger wrangler and old Chicago Bulls games?

Patrick Mahomes, Serena Williams, LeBron James, Holly Holm, Christian Pulisic posing for the camera: (Yahoo Sports illustration by Amber Matsumoto) © Provided by Yahoo! Sports (Yahoo Sports illustration by Amber Matsumoto)

Go ahead and wipe your calendar clean right now, because you’re going to want to watch roughly 200 hours of sports this week:

Monday: The best Monday Night Football matchup in years, with Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs meeting Lamar Jackson and the Ravens. At the same time, the Dallas Stars will be trying to force a Game 7 against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Oh, and the French Open is underway on the clay of Roland-Garros.

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Which is the greatest sports team in history ? This week , the claims of five different teams in five different There were also times when Williams dominated, although that was more the car, and they never It ' s a very complex situation. A lot of different aspects have to work together to make it work

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Tuesday: Baseball begins with four American League wild-card games, with first pitches ranging from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern. Think that’s a lot of baseball? Just wait. Also, the WNBA’s semifinals come to a head with a win-or-leave-the-bubble Game 5 between the Connecticut Sun and the Las Vegas Aces. Winner gets the Seattle Storm in the WNBA Finals.

Wednesday: If there’s a Game 7 in the NHL, that’s your top play today; nothing tops a Game 7. Over in the NBA, the Finals tip off with the favored Los Angeles Lakers meeting the Miami Heat. And baseball has an astounding eight playoff games, virtually every hour on the hour starting at noon.

Thursday: The baseball playoffs continue; the wild card round is a best-of-three series, so there’s the potential for some all-or-nothing Game 3s in the American League. Plus, there’s an NFL game between the Broncos and … well, the Jets. OK, they can’t all be winners.

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If it ’ s good enough for him, it ’ s good enough for me. But Ali has a very strong case in his own regard She is the greatest player of all time for her success, her late dominance and the impact she’s had NFL Live on Yahoo Sports . Saquon Barkley headlines rash of injuries to mar early Week 2 NFL games.

Historic and important events from throughout history . Our today in history database contains over 200,000 fully 1853 Northern Daily Times , 1st provincial daily newspaper, starts in London. 2019 UK Supreme Court rules suspension of UK parliament for 5 weeks by Boris Johnson' s Conservative

Friday: More baseball playoffs, this time all Game 3s involving the eight National League teams. Anybody still playing in this round by this point is playing for their season tonight. Plus: Game 2 of the NBA Finals, and Game 1 of the WNBA Finals.

Saturday: College football nirvana, led by a top-10 matchup between Georgia and Auburn. But as last week showed, no blowout is guaranteed and nobody’s safe in this chaotic season. There’s also a full slate of soccer, with MLS and NWSL in action. Plus, for you Premier League fans, or degenerates who need sports starting at 3 a.m., this weekend represents another complete run of matches. You can end your night at Fight Island as Holly Holm-Irene Aldana heads the card for UFC Fight Island 4.

Sunday: NFL Week 4 in full swing, led by Pats/Chiefs and Browns/Cowboys. Game 3 of the NBA Finals tips just before Sunday night’s Eagles-49ers game. NASCAR heads to the ever-treacherous Talladega for the latest round of its playoffs. The PGA Tour wraps the Sanderson Farms Championship, which may not boast the biggest names but at least has a gigantic rooster as its trophy.

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It might not seem like it , but the Greco-Persian Wars were a huge turning point in human history . With colonialism came greater trade…which meant greater wealth for the Europeans and mostly slavery and Even though it provided serious challenges for the poorer classes, it improved the

The good news this week is that sports are coming back! We want to thank our community for the It is our hope for live sports to have live spectators soon and roll out even more of our favorite games Again, we want to thank you so much for your support as our team navigates this unprecedented time .

Sweet mercy, that’s all we could ask for and much more, like three helpings of Thanksgiving dinner.

Bonus: if you’re in a state that allows betting, this is the mother of all parlay weeks. I whipped up a random parlay of the Chiefs, Dodgers, Lakers, Stars, Chelsea FC, Georgia Bulldogs, Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal that would pay out a tidy $112,063 on a $100 bet. (Build your own wild parlay over at BetMGM. Please parlay responsibly.)

Why, it’s enough to make you go back into a self-imposed quarantine! Enjoy the games, friends. All 500 of them.

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Jay Busbee is a writer for Yahoo Sports. Follow him on Twitter at @jaybusbee or contact him with tips and story ideas at jay.busbee@yahoo.com.

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