This is an article from the May 25, 2015 issue
Time in minutes and seconds that it took Southampton striker Sadio Mane to score a hat trick in last Saturday's 6--1 win over Aston Villa. It was the fastest hat trick in EPL history.
Consecutive games in which the Dodgers struck out four batters in an inning, a feat that had only happened 73 previous times in baseball history. Last Friday, Kenley Jansen struck out four Rockies in the eighth inning of a 6--4 win, and the next day Sergio Santos did it in the same inning in a 7--1 loss.
Amount won by Floyd Mayweather Jr. last weekend with bets on the Rockets and the Hawks to win their respective NBA playoff series; the Clippers to beat the spread in their Game 7 loss to Houston; and Gennady Golovkin to knock out William Monroe Jr. before the sixth round in their middleweight championship fight last Saturday. Mayweather earned more than $100 million in beating Manny Pacquiao on May 2.
THEY SAID IT
"I'M NOT SURE HOW AWARE THEY ARE OF WHAT'S REALLY GOING ON OUT THERE IN THE REAL WORLD."
Chair of the College Football Playoff committee, responding to Alabama coach Nick Saban's complaint that the playoff makes other bowls irrelevant.