NBA – 1987 Finals – Game 2 – The Forum – Detroit Pistons VS Los Angeles Lakers – 1st Half

DOG COMMENTARY: The 1988 NBA Finals was the championship series for the 1987–88 NBA season….which pitted the champion Los Angeles Lakers from the year before….who were coached by Hall of Fame Pat Riley….against the Detroit Pistons….who were coach by future Hall of Fame Chuck Daley…..after one of coach Pat Riley‘s most famous moments came when…

NFL – 1988 NFC Championship – Washington Redskins VS Minnesota Vikings – With Madden & Summerall

DOG COMMENTARY: This 1988 NFC Championship game between the Minnesota Vikings versas the Washington Redskins was a hard fought battle that went down to the last two minutes of the game….when the Vikings had the ball with 1st down on the Redskin 23 yard line with 1 minute 37 seconds left in the game.  In…

Swimming – 1986 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championship – Austin, TX

DOG ASIDE: The 1987 NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships were contested in March 1987 at the Texas Swimming Center at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas….for the 64th annual NCAA-sanctioned swim meet to determine the team and individual national champions of Division I men’s collegiate swimming and diving in the USA….as the…

NFL – 1979 Super Bowl XIII – Dallas Cowboys VS Pittsburg Steelers – 1st Thru Mid-4th Qtr

DOG COMMENTARY: Super Bowl XIII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Dallas Cowboys to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1978 season….as the game was played on January 21, 1979, at the Orange Bowl in Miami….which was the…

NBA – 1987 Eastern Conference Playoffs – 1st Round – Game 5 – Philadelphia 76’ers VS Milwaukee Bucks

DOG ASIDE: This 1987 NBA Eastern Conference 1st Round Playoffs featured the Philadelphia 76’ers….including Charles Barkley, Mo Cheeks, Tim McCormick, Cliff Robinson, Julius “Dr. J” Erving, Albert King, Roy Hinson, Mike Giminski, Andrew Toney, David Wingate and Dave Henderson and was coached by Matt Goukas….while their opponents the Milwaukee Bucks were lead by their coach…

NFL – 1986 AFC Divisional Playoffs – New England Patriots VS Denver Broncos

DOG COMMENTARY: There are many Denver Broncos fans and pundits that consider this 1986 AFC Divisional Playoffs game to be one of the best victories in their storied history in the NFL….as Broncos quarterback John Elway ran for a touchdown and passed for another one as he led Denver to a victory….while running back Sammy…

NBA – Special – Greatest NBA Rivalries – Boston Celtics VS Los Angeles Lakers

DOG COMMENTARY: The Celtics–Lakers rivalry is an National Basketball Association (NBA) rivalry between the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers….as both teams are the two most storied franchises in NBA history….and the rivalry has been called the best ever in the NBA….for the Celtics and Lakers have met a record 12 times in the NBA…

NFL – 1985 NFC Divisional Championship – Soldiers Field – Chicago Bears VS New York Giants

DOG ASIDE: There are not any two other NFL franchises that have any more storied history than the Chicago Bears and the New York Giants…..and 1985 was simply another great chapter in their history….as the Giants would finish the season with a 10 – 6 record…. then defeat the San Francisco 49’ers in the NFC…

NFL – 1986 Season – Dallas Cowboys VS Los Angeles Raiders – 1st Half

DOG ASIDE: Two of my all-time favorite NFL franchises are featured in this 1986 Game of the Week between the Dallas Cowboys vs Los Angeles Raiders….as one has been known as “America’s Team” since way back in the day….who won Super Bowls VI, XII, XXVII, XXVIII and XXX….and the other are reverred as “The Bad…