Sonny Werblin’s Sports Dynasty At The Meadowlands And Madison Square Garden

              DOG ASIDE: New York City resident David “Sonny” Werblin bought the American Football League New York Titans franchise in 1963. He parlayed this purchase into the building of The Meadowlands Complex in East Rutherford, NJ in 1971….becoming the head of Madison Square Garden and it properties….the NHL’s New…

Highlights Of Triple Crown Rivalry Between Affirmed VS Alydar – The Greatest Rivalry In Horse Racing

   DOG ASIDE: Triple Crown winner Affirmed ridden by rookie sensation jockey Stevie Cauthern had a historic and well documented battle with Alydar in each of their triple crown races….Kentucky Derby / Preakness / Belmont Stakes.  This video displays just how close the talent, strength and speed that each horse had in this epic battle.…

This Week In Baseball’s Mel Allen Shows And Raps What Makes For Baseball Dreams

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The undeniable voice of Mel Allen bringing one of the first raps ever recorded in Major League Baseball in “Baseball Dreams”….one of Mel Allen’s special features on his long standing program….This Week in Baseball.  There are many notable baseball broadcasters….but none more notable and distinguishable than the great Mel Allen.

 

 

New York Yankee Highlights From Early 1950’s Featuring Joe DiMaggio & Mickey Mantle

DOG ASIDE: The decade of the 1950’s for the New York Yankees would prove to be the passing of the torch from center fielders Joe DiMaggio to Mickey Mantle….the blossoming of three key young players in Catcher Yogi Berra, CF Mantle and P Whitey Ford….who would all in up in the Hall of Fame following…

Bob Hope Christmas Tours with Anne Margaret & 1958 Berlin Air Lift & General Jimmie Doolittle

    DOG ASIDE: Bob Hope left a legacy of love and hope with American soldiers and servicemen / women all over the world with his annual Christmas Tours to USA military facilities for more than 25 years. Hope always brought top name entertainers, musicians and beautiful women along with him to put on a…

Highlights Of Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf From Austin, Texas – 1st Five Years

DOG ASIDE: Ranking at the top of the class as an all time favorite live sporting event to ever take place in Austin, Texas was the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf Tournament originally held at Onion Creek Country Club. This tournament basically established the PGA Senior Tour as a viable spectator sport worthy of attention…

BONE DADDY’S FAVORITE COLLECTION PIECES

DOG ASIDE: When considering thousands upon thousands of pieces of sports memorabilia in Bone Daddy’s collection…it is difficult for this lil ole Chiweenie to narrow it down to the top 12 pieces….especially when having to take into  consideration the stories that go along with each piece….but here goes:              …

1978 NBA All Star Game – Gatorade Slam Dunk Contest – Spud Webb Winner

DOG ASIDE: The 1978 NBA Gatorade Slam Dunk Contest from Atlanta featuring Pacers Terrance Stanbury, Cavs Roy Hinson, Knicks Gerald Wilkins, Kings Terry Tyler, Blazers Jerome Kersey, Bucks Paul Pressey and the diminutive eventual winner Hawks Spud Webb…an all time favorite in the slam dunk contests because of his altitude and creativity while standing only…