Franchise History

Some articles on franchise history, history, franchises, franchise:

Tampa Bay Devil Rays - Team Slogans
... Prior to 2008 season, the Rays had never had a winning season in franchise history, much less a post-season appearance ... clinched a spot in the 2008 MLB post-season for their first postseason appearance in franchise history. 3rd place with an 84–78 record, making it the second best season in franchise history, they failed to reach the post-season ...
2008 Major League Baseball Season - Accomplishments - Team Milestones
... marking the longest game (in terms of innings played) in the history of both franchises ... The game, which ran five hours, 57 minutes was the longest game (time wise) in the Reds' history ... Louis Cardinals achieved a franchise record of 18 wins for the month of April ...
Oklahoma City Thunder - Franchise History - 2011–2012: Making The Finals
... In the 2012 NBA Playoffs, the Thunder swept the defending champion Dallas Mavericks in the first round to advance and face off against their first-round foes from 2010, the Los Angeles Lakers ... They defeated the Lakers in five games and advanced to play the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals ...
2008–09 Boston Celtics Season - Awards, Records and Milestones - Records
... Head coach Doc Rivers became the third coach in NBA history to win the Coach of the Month award for three straight months, joining Flip Saunders (2005–06) and Larry Brown (2002–03) ... the Celtics recorded the longest winning streak in franchise history with a win against the Philadelphia 76ers on December 23, breaking the previous record of ... the Celtics were off to the best opening in franchise history and NBA history ...
Bob Hartley - Coaching Career - Atlanta Thrashers
... The team overcame the adversity and set new franchise records for wins and points in a single season with a 33–37–8–4 record ... Shields, the Thrashers posted the first winning season in franchise history with a 41–33–8 record, but fell short for a playoff appearance after losing out to the Tampa Bay Lightning in ... The team won their first Southeast Division title, setting new franchise records for wins and points with a 43–28–11 record, good enough for 97 points and ...

Famous quotes containing the words history and/or franchise:

    Those who weep for the happy periods which they encounter in history acknowledge what they want; not the alleviation but the silencing of misery.
    Albert Camus (1913–1960)

    To-day women constitute the only class of sane people excluded from the franchise ...
    Mary Putnam Jacobi (1842–1906)