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Archive for June, 2012

Double-Doubles and Triple-Doubles

5th June 2012

Over at, I have added an option to search for double-doubles and triple-doubles to both the Player Game Finder and the Player Streak Finder. I was a little surprised to find that Rajon Rondo was the only player to register more than one triple-double during the 2011-12 regular season.

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MLB Draft Tools

4th June 2012

The Major league Baseball draft is tonight, so here are some tools you can use to prepare for the event:

Check them out as you get ready for the 2012 Draft!

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This Day in Basketball

4th June 2012

Basketball-Reference has added an 'On This Date' feature to the front page, which will list important historical happenings that took place on today's date. Check it out!

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Team Twitter Lists

4th June 2012

In addition to the player Twitter accounts mentioned in the previous post, we've now introduced team Twitter lists for all teams, which you can view on our site or subscribe to on Twitter. The lists will be kept up-to-date as rosters change throughout the year and as we add more players so you won't miss a single scintillating Tweet.

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Player Birthdays

1st June 2012

Happy birthday to Paul Coffey, Brad Wilkerson, Derek Lowe, Nick Young, Santana Moss, Larry Centers, and all the other athletes born today -- and a friendly reminder that you can look up player birthdays at all of our pro sites:

Birthdays at Baseball Reference

Birthdays at Basketball Reference

Birthdays at Pro Football Reference

Birthdays at Hockey Reference

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