The Pittsburgh Penguins have won three Stanley Cups, and played for a fourth. They've experienced two bankruptcies, and multiple retirements by Mario Lemieux.
Jim Tressel has been the head coach at Ohio State for a decade of success _ yet few know much about him when he's not wearing that vest and a tightly knotted tie on the sideline.
Andy Pettitte gave the New York Yankees yet another clutch performance in the postseason, pitching seven smooth innings in a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday evening in Game 2 of their AL division series.
Ask Brandon Weeden the biggest challenge that No. 22 Oklahoma State will face as it heads on the road for the first time this season and the quarterback can only hazard a guess.
The message regularly written on scarves, flags, blogs and fan forums of die-hard Liverpool supporters the past two seasons was simple: "Thanks but no Yanks."
Michigan State freshman forward Russell Byrd might not play this season.
Moise Fokou never received an explanation as to why he lost his starting job. So, when it was given back to him, he certainly didn't ask for one in return.
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger sat out the season-opening game against Pittsburgh as he recovers from offseason surgery to clean out his right knee.