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June 17th 1994: 20th anniversary of craziest F@#%ing day in sports history

The date of June 17th, 1994 might be one of the craziest days in sports history! Just how crazy? Well, here is a list of things that happened that day: Golf Legend Arnold Palmer played is final round at the U.S. Open. The World Cup began in Chicago. The New York Rangers got a ticker-tape parade for winning the Stanley Cup. The Knicks and Rockets played the fifth game of the NBA Finals. And of course it was the day O.J. Simpson and former teammate Al Cowlings hopped in a white Ford Bronco and decided to take a little drive along the freeways of Southern California after O.J. had been charged with the murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson. Oh Yeah, all in one day! It was crazier than O.J. beating the murder charges! (yeah I said it). I would go into more detail but fortunately for you a gentleman by the name of Brett Morgen has already done that with a fantastic 30 for 30 documentary. The documentary, titled June 17th, 1994 covers the …

He’s On FIRE! NBA JAM Cheat Codes

NBA Jam and NBA Jam Tournament Edition by Midway were among my favourite arcade games not just as a kid, but of all time! And apparently I’m not the only one who feels the same way. The original arcade release generated revenue of $1 billion in quarters. Boomshakalaka! Tournament Edition was the best one to own and play for the Sega Genesis or SNES. Along with the extra players per team and more catch phrases from Tim Kitzrow, the game offered a plethora of cheats including celebrity players. To Unlock Secret Players: Enter one of the following initials one letter at a time, where “_” indicates a space. Each letter must be activated by pressing Start and the corresponding button in the code column. Bill Clinton: Initials – CIC, Code – AXB Prince Charles: Initials – ROY, Code – BAX Heavy D: Initials – HVY, Code – AXB Fresh Prince: Initials – WIL, Code – YBX He’s heating up!