Alibi V.19 No.1 • Jan 7-13, 2010 
A curse broken: The Boston Red Sox’s 2004 World Series win was 86 years in the making.

Feature

A Decade’s Detritus: Sports

Super Bowl Champions

2009: Pittsburgh Steelers
2008: New York Giants
2007: Indianapolis Colts
2006: Pittsburgh Steelers
2004 and 2005: New England Patriots
2003: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
2002: New England Patriots
2001: Baltimore Ravens
2000: St. Louis Rams

World Series Champions

2009: New York Yankees
2008: Philadelphia Phillies
2007: Boston Red Sox
2006: St. Louis Cardinals
2005: Chicago White Sox
2004: Boston Red Sox
2003: Florida Marlins
2002: Anaheim Angels
2001: Arizona Diamondbacks
2000: New York Yankees

NBA Finals Champions

Correction: The NBA champions for the years 2008, 2006, 2004 and 2003 were listed incorrectly in the paper. The correct stats are reflected here.


2009: Los Angeles Lakers
2008: Boston Celtics
2007: San Antonio Spurs
2006: Miami Heat
2005: San Antonio Spurs
2004: Detroit Pistons
2003: San Antonio Spurs
2000 to 2002: Los Angeles Lakers

Stanley Cup Champions

2009: Pittsburgh Penguins
2008: Detroit Red Wings
2007: Anaheim Ducks
2006: Carolina Hurricanes
(2005: season canceled)
2004: Tampa Bay Lightning
2003: New Jersey Devils
2002: Detroit Red Wings
2001: Colorado Avalanche
2000: New Jersey Devils

Professional Wrestling Illustrated's Wrestler of the Year

(2009: to be announced)
2008: Triple H
2006 and 2007: John Cena
2005: Batista
2004: Chris Benoit
2003: Kurt Angle
2002: Brock Lesnar
2001: Steve Austin
2000: The Rock