March 13, 2000 | John Walters
On Feb. 29, SportsCenter's poll asked, "Who has brought the most negative attention to his sport?" Candidates were NFLers Rae Carruth and Ray Lewis (alleged murderers), pitcher John Rocker (page 40)—and golfer Notah...
November 01, 1999 | John Walters
SportsCenter is amped! The 11 p.m. show on Oct. 20 led off with a guitar riff eerily reminiscent of INXS's Suicide Blonde (even though Melissa Stark's stand-up from the Broncos' complex wouldn't air for 10 minutes)...
September 06, 1999 | Steve Rushin
ESPN's ballyhooed birthday underscores how much simpler—and duller—life once was for fans
May 10, 1999 | Steve Rushin
Announcers are stretching the art form of the home run call, sometimes to the snapping point
January 25, 1999 | John Walters
On Friday ESPN will launch a yearlong series called SportsCentury. In half-hour shows on Fridays at 10:30 p.m., the network will reveal—and profile—its choices for the 50 greatest athletes of the 1900s (the first...