(“The TEN” is a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”)
1. Atlanta Braves rookie Johan Camargo injures his knee while jogging on to the field before a game against the Philadelphia Phillies.
2. The New England Patriots are the first NFL team to buy their own plane to fly to games.
3. LAFC makes Mexico’s Carlos Vela the team’s first designated player.
4. Former Syracuse Football HC Dick MacPherson passed away at the age of 86.
5. La Costa Canyon (Carlsbad) at La Serna Saturday night August 26, 7:00 p.m.
6. La Serna RB Alfonso Ibanez 2016 stats, junior year: 100-817 yards, 7 TD.
7. On this date in 1936, Jesse Owens wins his fourth gold medal at the Berlin Olympics.
8. Also on this date in 1988 the Los Angeles Kings acquire Wayne Gretzky from the Edmonton Oilers.
9. Former NFL star cornerback Deion Sanders turns 50 today.
10. “You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky.