Boxing 12 rnd NABF Heavywt Championship With Tim Witherspoon VS James Broad With Don Chevrier

DOG ASIDE: After the golden years of Heavyweight Boxing passed…..somewhere around the mid-to-late 1980’s….there were more than just a few pretenders to the crown of Heavyweight Champion….with some of those actually winning a WBC, WBA or IBC title…..and two of those heavyweights were James Broad and Tim Witherspoon….as both got multiple title shots….with Witherspoon winning…

Boxing – 10rnd Heavyweight Fight With Trevor Berbick VS Greg Page With Howard Cosell

DOG ASIDE: The headlines of boxing had been pretty much dominated by the Heavyweight Division by the likes of Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Ken Norton, Larry Holmes, George Foreman and Mike Tyson for several decades when Greg Page and Trevor Berbick came along….albeit Page did win the IBC Heavyweight Title. Although neither were on the…

1983 NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships – Women’s 100 Yd Butterfly With Mary T. Meagher & Jil Sterkel

DOG ASIDE: One of the truly great women swimmers of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics…..was 100m Butterfly gold medalist Mary T. Meagher…..better known as “Madame Butterfly”…..who was accompanied by teammate Jenna Tompson (2nd) on the medal stand Los Angeles….as Madame Butterfly was just shedding her cocoon as a 19 yr. old freshman at California University…

1981 Boxing WBC Super Featherweight Championship With Cornelius Boza Edwards VS Rolando Navarate

DOG ASIDE: From this sportsphile’s perspective….in the universe of the hoopla in boxing,,,,which has been there since 1964….when The Greatest, Muhammad Ali….brought television to the sport of boxing…and the hoopla has only grown since that day…..anyway, in the hoopla of those who are extremely marketable television boxers….the great British boxers have been overlooked…..after all, this…

Bone Daddy’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Caps Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: It seems to me….and I know…I am just a lil ole Chiweenie sportsphile….but, I think there are really only two pieces of paraphernalia that are synonymous with sports….a ball and a cap….and when it comes to caps….they are simply worn by the majority of sports fans that participate in or go to live…

Bone Daddy’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four T-shirt Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament is a single-elimination tournament played each spring in the United States….currently featuring 68 college basketball teams….to determine the national championship of the major college basketball teams. The tournament is organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)….and was created during 1939 by…

Bone Daddy’s NCAAM Basketball Souvenir Cups and Bottles Collection Pieces

DOG ASIDE: When it comes to playing a sport….Bone Daddy’s favorite was basketball….for in his opinion….basketball players are the greatest athletes on the planet….as this game requires that the players encompass and hone the valuables of sport…such as speed, power, eye to hand reflexes, mental toughness, excellent conditioning, jumping ability, intelligence and intuitiveness, shooting eye,…

NFL Films 1984 World Champion Chicago Bears In Fight To The Finish imasportsphile

DOG ASIDE: The 1984 Chicago Bears season was their 65th regular season and 15th post-season completed in the National Football League….as the club posted a 10–6 record….earning them a spot in the NFL playoffs. The Bears went on to lose in the NFC Championship Game 23–0 to the eventual Super Bowl Champion San Francisco 49’ers.…

1981 NCAA Swimming & Diving National Championship Highlights from Austin, TX

DOG ASIDE: The 1981 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships were held at The University of Texas Swim Center…..and the Longhorns under Coach Eddie Reese won the National Championship in their home pool….beating out UCLA, who came in 2nd.  Texas was led by 50m Champ Kris Kirchner and 100m Champ Scott Spann….both who teamed with Eric…