Laps around the Storridge, England, town hall (equaling a marathon), walked by 84-year-old Moira Starkey (on two canes); the feat earned her selection as one of the torchbearers for next year's London Olympics.
Fine levied by the NHL on Oilers defenseman Andy Sutton for charging the Hurricanes' Alexei Ponikarovsky; Sutton was also suspended for eight games.
Percent of respondents in an L.A. Times poll who agreed with NFL Magazine's choice of Peyton Manning as the 2011 MVP, despite his not having played a game this season.
Shares in the team—at $250 apiece—sold by the Packers in the first 11 minutes of the franchise's first public stock offering since 1997. The team hopes to raise at least $22 million through the sale of shares through Feb. 29.
Teams for which righthanded reliever Octavio Dotel, 38, will have played (an MLB record) when he takes the field next season for the Tigers—with whom he signed a one-year deal last week.