The 2001 ESPN Information Please Sports Almanac

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For the fourth year, ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports reporting, joins forces with Information Please, North Americas favourite sports reference source, to create the most sophisticated, hip, and informative sports almanac ever published. Like its hugely successful predecessors, with more than 125,000 copies sold, this new volume combines great sports writing from Chris Berman, Dan Patrick, Kenny Mayne, and others, easily accessed facts, in-depth statistics, hundreds of photographs, and thousands of charts ...
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Overview

For the fourth year, ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports reporting, joins forces with Information Please, North Americas favourite sports reference source, to create the most sophisticated, hip, and informative sports almanac ever published. Like its hugely successful predecessors, with more than 125,000 copies sold, this new volume combines great sports writing from Chris Berman, Dan Patrick, Kenny Mayne, and others, easily accessed facts, in-depth statistics, hundreds of photographs, and thousands of charts and tables. It reviews the top 10 highlights for each sport, reflects every notable change in the sports world over the past year, and gives a full recap of the World Series and major competitions for professional and amateur alike. Weighing in at more than 950 fact-filled pages, this amazing volume is a source of endless entertainment and solid information for fans who cant know or read enough about the sports they love. Information Please Sports Almanac has existed for over fifty years. It is newly compiled every year by a full-time staff with contributors from the best sports writers in the continent.
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The 2001 ESPN Information Please Sports Almanac represents the fusion between America's finest sports reporting and its No. 1 information source. For the fourth year, ESPN, the worldwide leader in sports reporting, joins forces with Information Please, America's favorite reference source, to create the most sophisticated, hip, and informative sports almanac ever published. This new volume combines great sportswriting from Chris Berman, Dan Patrick, Kenny Mayne, and others, easily accessible facts, in-depth statistics, hundreds of photographs, and thousands of charts and tables. It reviews the top ten highlights for each sport, reflects every notable change in the sports world over the past year, and gives a full recap of the World Series and 2000 Summer Olympics. Weighing in at more than 950 fact-filled pages, this amazing volume is a source of endless entertainment and solid information for fans of all sports.
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Table of Contents

Editors' Note 7
Who Plays Where 8
Updates 9
The Year in Review--1999-2000
Top 20 Personalities 13
Top 20 Moments 21
Month 29
Coming Attractions 54
Baseball
Year in Review 55
2000 Statistics 61
Final Major League Standings 61
Regular Season Leaders 61
2000 All-Star Game 67
Team by Team Statistics 68
World Series and Playoffs 77
College Baseball 86
College Baseball 89
Through the Years 91
The World Series 91
Reg. Season League & Div. Winners 96
The All-Star Game 98
Major League Franchise Origins 100
Annual Leaders 102
No Hitters 113
All-Time Leaders 115
All-Time Winningest Managers 123
Annual Awards 124
College Baseball 128
College Football
Year in Review 131
1999 Season Statistics 137
Final AP Top 25 Poll 137
NCAA Division 1-A Final Standings 142
NCAA Division 1-A Leaders 143
Final NCAA Div. 1-AA Standings 147
NCAA Division 1-AA Leaders 149
Through the Years 152
National Champions, 1869-1999 152
AP Final Polls, 1936-99 156
Bowl Games 172
All-Time Winningest Div. 1-A Teams 180
Major Conference Champions 181
Annual NCAA Division 1-A Leaders 188
All-Time NCAA Division 1-A Leaders 191
Annual Awards 195
All-Time Winningest Div. 1-A Coaches 199
All-Time NCAA Div. 1-AA Leaders 201
Pro Football
Year in Review 205
1999 Season Statistics 211
Final NFL Standings 211
Regular Season Individual Leaders 212
Team by Team Results and Statistics 216
NFL Playoffs and Super Bowl XXXIV 227
NFL College Draft 232
Canadian Football League 233
NFL Europe 234
Arena Football 235
Through the Years 236
The Super Bowl 236
Super Bowl Playoffs, 1966-99 240
NFL-NFC Championship Game 246
AFL-AFC Championship Game 247
NFL Divisional Champions 248
NFL Franchise Origins 252
Annual NFL Leaders 254
All-Time NFL Leaders 258
Number One Draft Choices 264
All-Time Winningest NFL Coaches 265
Annual Awards 266
Canadian Football League 270
College Basketball
Year in Review 273
1999-00 Statistics 279
Final Regular Season AP Men's Top 25 279
2000 NCAA Men's Div. 1 Tournament 280
Final NCAA Men's Div. 1 Standings 283
2000 NCAA Women's Div. 1 Tourn 295
Through the Years 298
National Champions, 1901-00 298
NCAA Final Four, 1939-00 300
All-Time NCAA Div. 1 Tourn. Leaders 303
Associated Press Final Polls, 1949-00 307
Annual NCAA Div. 1 Leaders 321
All-Time NCAA Div. 1 Indiv. Leaders 322
Annual Awards 325
All-Time Winningest Div. 1 Coaches 327
Women's Basketball 331
Pro Basketball
Year in Review 337
1999-00 Statistics 343
Final NBA Standings 343
Regular Season Individual Leaders 345
Team by Team Statistics 347
NBA Playoffs 353
Annual Awards 358
NBA Draft 359
Through the Years 363
The NBA Finals, 1947-00 363
NBA Franchise Origins 367
Annual NBA Leaders 369
All-Time NBA Regular Season Leaders 371
All-Time Winningest NBA Coaches 374
Annual Awards 375
Number One Draft Choices, 1966-00 376
American Basketball Association 379
Hockey
Year in Review 381
1999-00 Statistics 387
Final NHL Standings 387
Regular Season Individual Leaders 389
Team by Team Statistics 392
Stanley Cup Playoffs 399
NHL Droff 404
College Hockey 404
Through the Years 409
Stanley Cup Champions, 1893-2000 409
All-Time Playoff Leaders 411
NHL Franchise Origins 415
Annual NHL Leaders 417
All-Time NHL Regular Season Leaders 420
All-Time Winningest NHL Coaches 424
Annual Awards 425
Number One Draft Choices 428
World Hockey Association 429
College Hockey 432
College Sports
Year in Review 435
Div. 1 Basketball Schools 441
Div. 1-A Football Schools 446
Div. 1-AA Football Schools 448
1999-00 NCAA Team Champions 454
Annual NCAA Div. 1 Team Champions 459
Halls of Fame & Awards
Halls of Fame 467
Retired Numbers 501
Awards 504
Trophy Case 511
Who's Who
Sports Personalities 515
Ballparks & Arenas
Coming Attractions 549
Sport-by-Sport 553
Business
Year in Review 575
Media Statistics and Awards 581
Directory of Organizations 592
International Sports
Year in Review 619
2000 Statistics 625
Track & Field World Records 625
Swimming World Records 631
Through the Years 641
Olympic Games
Sydney in Review 659
Final Medal Standings 665
Sport by Sport Results 667
Summer Games Through the Years 681
All-Time Leading Medal Winners 701
Winter Games Through the Years 706
All-Time Leading Medal Winners 716
Soccer
Year in Review 719
European Championship 2000 725
2000 Major League Soccer 734
College Soccer 740
Through the Years 742
The World Cup, 1930-98 742
Other Competition 747
Bowling
1999-00 Statistics 757
Through the Years 761
Horse Racing
Year in Review 771
1999-00 Statistics 777
Thoroughbred Racing 777
Harness Racing 781
Through the Years 783
Thoroughbred Racing 783
Harness Racing 799
Tennis
Year in Review 803
1999-00 Statistics 809
Men's and Women's Tournaments 809
Singles Rankings 813
Through the Years 815
Grand Slam Championships 815
Annual Number One Players 824
Annual Top 10 World Rankings 825
Year-end Tournaments 830
Colleges 831
Golf
Year in Review 833
1999-00 Statistics 839
PGA, Seniors and LPGA Tournaments 839
2000 Statistics 845
Through the Years 849
Major Championships 849
Annual Money Leaders 866
National Team Competition 870
Colleges 871
Auto Racing
Year in Review 873
1999-00 Statistics 879
NASCAR Results 879
CART Results 882
Indy Racing League Results 884
Formula One Results 885
NHRA Results 887
Through the Years 888
NASCAR Circuit 888
CART Circuit 891
IRL Circuit 892
Formula One 894
NHRA 898
Boxing
Year in Review 899
Current Champions 905
Major Bouts, 1999-00 906
Through the Years 914
Major Hvywgt. Championship Fights 914
Major Titleholders 921
Miscellaneous Sports
1999-00 Statistics 933
Deaths 949
Bibliography 957
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