Hall Of Fame
The rubber duck has squeaked out a win for a place in the National Toy Hall of Fame. The bath toy joins the ancient game of chess in the class of 2013 inducted Thursday.
This year’s finalists are: Bubbles, chess, the board game Clue, Fisher-Price Little People, little green Army men, the Magic 8 Ball, My Little Pony, Nerf toys, the Pac-Man video game, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the scooter and the rubber duck.
Before other sports matched the money and none of the danger, boxing was must-watch theater, a distillation of the rags-to-riches narrative that personified the American Dream. And Ken Norton was Exhibit A.
Frank Broyles, the former Arkansas football coach and longtime athletic director, is being inducted into the reinitiated Southwest Conference Hall of Fame in Waco.
After 12 dominant seasons and a Super Bowl title with the Cowboys — and two final years closer to home with San Francisco — Allen’s Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement speech Saturday night will be on national television
Iconic Texas Rangers catcher Ivan ‘Pudge’ Rodriguez will be inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame on Saturday.
Art Shell has been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame as a member of its Divisional College class.
Former Sprint Cup Series champion Dale Jarrett and engine builder Maurice Petty were among those selected in the 2014 class of inductees for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
Heisman Trophy winner Vinny Testaverde of Miami has been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame.
One of the newest inductees to The Cowboy Hall of Fame, Larry Ferguson, grew up in West. He lost several good friends in the tragedy.
“I’m not going to lose any sleep over it,” Clemens said. “If those guys feel I deserve to be there, then I deserve to be there. If they feel I don’t, then that’s OK too.”
Sammy Sosa thinks that he and fellow steroid-tainted baseball star Mark McGwire both belong in the Hall of Fame. Sosa played with the Rangers in 1989 and again in 2007.