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What sporting events have you thought were fixed?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Mizzougrad96, Jun 12, 2008.

  1. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    2002 Western Conference Finals
    1985 NBA Draft Lottery
    Several other NBA draft lotteries
    2001 Pepsi 400 (Earnhardt Jr. wins at Daytona in first race since his father was killed there.)
    Duke-UNLV in the 1991 Final Four (I think UNLV was trying to shave points and it got out of hand)

    I'm not even going to get into boxing.
  2. objects_closer

    objects_closer New Member

    2002 Pepsi 400
    He simply isn't that good.
  3. zagoshe

    zagoshe Well-Known Member

    Any playoff game involving the Knicks, Hue Hollins and/or Dick Bavetta.......
  4. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    In the Olympic spirit I give you:

    Roy Jones Jr. in 1988

    USA Basketball 1972
  5. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    Tyson's first fight after getting out of prison.
  6. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    Dania Jai-Alai, Game #4, matinee session, Feb. 22, 1999
  7. PopeDirkBenedict

    PopeDirkBenedict Active Member

    I would say the 1998 NFC Title game, but only if Denny Green was on the take.....
  8. Stoney

    Stoney Well-Known Member

    Don't forget the Russian mobster bribing the French figure skating judge in 04.
  9. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    You mean 02, and yeah I forgot about that one.
  10. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    If someone said the Ohio State-Miami national championship game a few years back, I wouldn't argue, but probably just a really bad call.
  11. expendable

    expendable Well-Known Member

    Aren't you thinking of the 2001 Pepsi 400?
  12. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Two great choices.
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