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Sports News Online

The Sporting News
This is the Web site of the popular magazine The Sporting News. Get the latest scores and read articles from Sporting News staff writers.

Great Outdoors
Chock full of all kinds of outdoor activities-- climbing, cycling, fly fishing, hiking, sailing, skiing, snowboarding, windsurfing…Get out your sunscreen!

Little League
Find help starting a new league! Brush up on Little League history, or read the latest regulations on play. Lots of Little League news, too.

Special Olympics
Their oath says it all: Let me win. But if I can not win, let me be brave in the attempt. The Special Olympics supports people with mental retardation by providing them a chance to participate in physical fitness training, and in a variety of athletic competitions. A very worthy cause.

New Jersey Sports News

NJ Sports News
It’s all here. At the click of a button you can read news on professional sports, college sports, and high school sports throughout New Jersey.

New Jersey Major League Teams

The New Jersey Devils
All true Devil fans will love their official site! Team biographies and statistics galore. The “Post Game Quotes” should be called the “Post Game Interviews.”

The New Jersey Nets
Schedules, standings, and big news stories. Click on Fan Info, and get directions to the Meadowlands, radio and television information, and a view of the Meadowlands’ seating chart.

New Jersey Minor League Teams

Take us out to the ball game! Lakewood has a minor league team. Visit the Blue Claws at: www.lakewoodblueclaws.com

  Hear the thunder at: www.trentonthunder.com

  Don’t forget the Camden Riversharks, New Jersey Jackals, Newark Bears, and New Jersey Patriots,

Fabulous Books at the Library!

Rules of the Game R 796 Rule
You have to play fair and square, right? This illustrated encyclopedia covers the rules of the major sports of the world.

Sports Collectibles Books and Price Guides 769.7
How much is that Thurman Munson card worth? The Ocean County Library has price guides to sports memorabilia of all kinds, whether your sport is football, basketball, hockey, or baseball.

The Baseball Encyclopedia R 796.357 Base
Who broke Lou Gehrig’s record for most consecutive games played? (We hope you answered Cal Ripken). This is the ultimate collection of baseball statistics.

Check the library’s catalog here for more sports books and popular magazines.

Remember, there is also easy access to articles from hundreds of magazines and journals through Ocean County Library's subscription to EBSCOhost. Be sure to have your library card ready.


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