Approximate number of the 20,044 tickets to the Feb. 10 NBA All-Star Game in Philadelphia that the league made available to the public, riling Philly fans and leading 76ers chairman Ed Snider to say, "This is a nightmare. If I could give the game back, I would."
Horses in a seven-horse steeplechase on Jan. 23 at England's Southwell course who fell and lost their riders; one rider remounted and finished to win the race.
Feet between Mets catcher Mike Piazza and Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens as they stood on a dais at an awards banquet on Sunday, the closest the two have come since a confrontation during the 2000 World Series when Clemens threw part of Piazza's broken bat in Piazza's direction.
Mavericks assistant coaches, an NBA high, now that Dallas has added Sary Benzvi, who is fluent in Chinese and who will work with center Wang Zhizhi.