n March 8th, 2010, Alex Ovechkin ended his six-game goal-scoring drought by scoring two goals in a shootout loss to the Dallas Stars. The loss broke a 13-game home winning streak for the Washington Capitals. Though the Capitals were in the midst of a great regular season, their press entourage was none too happy to [...]
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On May 8th, 2011, the Mavericks completed an unlikely sweep of the Los Angeles Lakers ...
Perhaps Scoops’ finest moment gave us the quote: Why are you yelling, you’re a foot ...
On April 25th, 2009, the Mavericks overcame a 43-point performance by Tony Parker to defeat the San Antonio Spurs 99-90and take a 3-1 series lead. During the game, Tony Parker tied a record previously held by George Gervin, ‘the Iceman’ for points scored in a half (31). Parker’s huge game wasn’t enough as Dallas would [...]
Back in the good ol’ days when the Dallas Cowboys were competitive…all the way back in 2007, they were part of a showdown between two 5-0 teams in mid-October. Dallas was still in its honeymoon phase with first-year coach Wade Phillips as the New England Patriots came to town. Unfortunately for the Cowboys, a sobering [...]
The 2007 NHL All-Star Game was played in Dallas, Texas — home of Scoops Callahan. Big events with big stars tends to attract Scoops…and Scoops did not disappoint. Unfortunately, Sidney Crosby did — on many levels. The 2007 All-Star game was the first since 2004 due to the 2005 lockout and the 2006 Olympic Games. [...]
On March 5, 2006, the Dallas Stars took the ice on the road against the Chicago Blackhawks. On the ice for the Stars were players like Bill Guerin, Jason Arnott, Sergey Zubov, and of course, Mike Modano. On that night, they perforated the Blackhawks for seven goals on the way to a 7-2 laugher. Scoops made [...]
On November 25th, 2005, the Texas Longhorns brought a 10-0 record and a #2 ranking into Kyle Field to face the unranked 5-5 Texas A&M Aggies. That year, the Longhorns were rolling up big scores; blowing out everyone but Ohio State (25-22) early in the season. Meanwhile, A&M’s once promising year had faded into a [...]
Wayne Gretzky, “the great one” was the first to meet Scoops Callahan on a night when the visiting Phoenix Coyotes were bested by the Dallas Stars 3-2 to drop their record to 1-3 on the new season. In the game, Mike Modano scored a shorthanded goal and registered a primary assist. The referees called penalties [...]