#TBT Sports Blog: Boxer Roberto Duran or “Hands of Stone”

  Today’s #TBT sports blog remembers world champion boxer Roberto Duran aptly nicknamed “Hands of Stone.” This Panamanian boxer regularly pummeled his opponents. With 70 career knock-outs, Roberto Duran punched with such power that observers claimed he possessed Hands of … Continue reading

NBC’s Bob Costas Among Sports Emmy Award Winners

Undersized Bob Costas came up huge again at this week’s 35th annual Sports Emmy Awards in New York City.

The NBC Sports broadcasting icon reigned in Emmys in two categories at the event honoring excellence in American sports journalism.

Not only did Costas receive the most coveted individual award as Outstanding Studio Host. But, he also joined fellow hosts Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison and Dan Patrick as NBC Sunday Night Football won the Emmy for Live Sports Series for the sixth consecutive year.

Continue reading