Sports

Links to useful sports information on the Internet.
CBS Sportsline
All sorts of current sports information, including news, standings, box scores, injury reports, statistics, and game recaps. Contains sections on Major League Baseball, NBA, NFL, NHL, College Football, College Basketball, and many more both in the United States and in Europe. Simple navigation and a search function is available
ExtremeSports.com
Online guide to extreme sports (aka the X-Games), including sport descriptions, photographs, schedules and results
The History of Traditional Games
This site is broken up into three main sections; Traditional Board Games from around the World, Traditional English Pub Games, and Traditional English Garden Games. Each section has separate, detailed pages on the history of such games as Billiards, Croquet, and Backgammon, as well as links to other historical type game sites. One added feature is a list of references used for finding the material for each profile.
Sport! Science@The Exploratorium
Learn about the science behind sports, including ice hockey, balls, and rock climbing. Also includes a sports science links and bibliography section, and the opportunity to ask a question about sports and science.
Sports Almanac
Find facts and figures about different kinds of sports.
The Sports Network
All sorts of current sports information, including scoreboards, standings, schedules, statistics, and news. Sections include MLB, NFL, NCAA Football, NHL, NBA, and PGA. Searchable.
Women in Sports
Biographies of female athletes indexed by sport and by name; biographies of women in the sports business.
Yahoo! Sports
Scores, Recaps, News, Schedules, Statistics and Standings for a variety of sports.
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