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U.S. Cellular renames Comiskey Park

On January 31, 2003, Comiskey Park, home of the Chicago White Sox, became U.S. Cellular Field as the naming rights were signed over in a $68-million, 23-year contract was signed with the wireless service giant. The contract forced significant structural renovations to the newly built Comiskey Park by opening day 2005 and the eventual loss of the building’s landmark status.…

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Titans get ramed in Super Bowl 

On January 30, 2000, Kurt Warner led the  St. Louis Ram’s to their first Super Bowl victory since 1951 with a 23-16 made-for-movies victory Tennessee Titans. With 1:54 on the clock and the game was tied at 16 as Ram’s quarterback and MVP, Kurt Warner threw a 73-yard pass, connecting with Isaac Bruce for a touchdown. Check out Warner’s performance, via…

The Great One scores in game 51

On January 27, 1984, Edmonton Oiler’s Wayne Gretzky netted the last goal in his 51-game scoring streak in a 3-3 tie with the New Jersey Devils. Gretzky scored 61 goals and had 92 assists in the first 51 games of the season. He finished the season with 87 goals, 118 assists and only 39 penalty minutes. The Great One totaled…