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  1. WCW Survives: Collaborative Timeline

    Will just get things rolling (will also give WCW some changes, slightly ASB but Hogan's politics would kill the company otherwise, I have more faith in McMahon as an authority than Bischoff to keep them under control) for 96 and 97 (feel free to revisit it in subsequent posts though if anyone...
  2. Tragedy At Daytona : A collaborative TL

    We all know how Dale Earnhardt's death was one of the biggest tragedies in the history of American motorsports, well what if the younger Earnhardt died in the 2001 Daytona 500 in his place. The POD is Lap 197: Dale Jr., currently running 2nd, makes a move to the outside in an attempt to gain...
  3. TheRedRageCorps

    List of Alternate WWF/WWE Champions, Now With More Gimmicks!

    So I recently uncovered an old thread that was posted on here almost three years ago, and was last updated two years ago. Being quite a big wrestling fan myself, and a fan of these list threads, and collaborative threads I thought it'd be a unique idea to do this. So the idea is we post the name...
  4. Dragonmeat on Rye

    Gettin' Jiggy Wit' It: A Collaborative 90's TL

    Hello and welcome to Gettin' Jiggy Wit' It! The 90's TL where anything about the 90's is up for grabs, whether it be pop culture, politics, sports, or fads. Let's begin! January 1990 In Sports - Crimson Tide wins the Sugar Bowl January 1st - Life is just a bowl of sugar for the Alabama...
  5. 1996 NBA DRAFT: A different NBA

    (What if Stern changes the rule about expansion agreements and the expansion teams are able to pick first. Here is the new lottery order.) 1996 NBA DRAFT LOTTERY 1. Toronto 2. Philadelphia 3. Vancouver 4. Celtics 5. Milwaukee 6. L.A Clippers 7. Minnesota 8. New Jersey 9. Cleveland 10. Dallas 11...
  6. AHC: Tennis, #3 Sport

    Rules for the challenge: Post-1899 (1900s+) As the title says, have Tennis become the number 3 sport in the world, if possible - ho higher! --- Maybe keep it as part of the Summer Olympics programming from 1924-1984, rather than remove it? More people could watch it that way, and maybe it could...
  7. StephenColbert27

    WI: Scottie Pippen leads Bulls to Title w/o Jordan?

    Scottie Pippen has long been known (mostly deservedly, as great a player as he was) as the Robin to Michael Jordan's Batman. However, when Jordan retired after the Bulls' first threepeat, Pippen took over and had an MVP-caliber season, leading the team to a 50-win season and losing on a...
  8. Jordan Stays: NBA Alternate history

    Michael Jordan, greatest player in the world right now feels sick. His father is dead and he is contemplating retirement. But no, he will stay on. 1993-94 NBA Season Michael Jordan is tired. In several press conferences, his eyes seems weary and body strained, but with a full off-season he is...
  9. Bytor

    Alternate Sports Teams

    Sort of like how we do alternate flags, how about alternate sports teams names & logos? For example, in my Balance of Power timeline with the CSA, Texas and Alta California, what becomes of the NHL's Los Angeles Kings and Dallas Stars, or baseball's Houston Astros and Atlanta Braves? I'm...
  10. Thinking It Over: An Open Collaborative TL

    Well i Did Participated on an Open Collaborative Sports TL from Scratch, Let's Start my own so it will be based on the 75 Days of the NAFL but it will last longer past 1950, so the POD will start on March 1, 1950 March 1950 (POD): Commissioner Bert Bell announced in Philadelphia that upon...
  11. Lost Leader Found (An Alternative Motorsport Timeline)

    "If this can happen to Jimmy, what chance do the rest of us have? I think we all felt that. It seemed like we'd lost our leader." - Chris Amon, commenting on the death of Jim Clark at Hockenheim in 1968. Well, what if it didn't happen to Jimmy? What would that mean for Motorsport as a whole...
  12. Edward_Elric

    soccer WI: original North American Soccer League doesn't dissolve

    From the late 60s to the early 80s, the North American Soccer league was an attempt to bring top-flight soccer into the American sports mainstream. While there were a few success stories like the New York Cosmos (which had Pele on their roster in his last years of playing the game), a combo of...
  13. robin banks

    sports: WI: Healthy Mario Lemieux

    The hockey great Mario Lemieux is indisputably a legend, who led Pittsburgh to greatness in 1991 and 1992. But in 1993, his awful health issues robbed him of the chance to play many games, including causing him to not play again after that season until 1995. He retired in 1997, and the...
  14. List Alternate Olympic Games

    Not sure if anyone tried a thread like this before, but the rules for this thread are simple. Create your own list of Olympic Games starting from whatever year you want to begin your list (even if you begin after 1900). You may include history-making highlights you hypothetically or for your own...
  15. Dinosaur Reign: The Story of the Toronto Raptors Dynasty
    Threadmarks: Introduction

    The history of the NBA has been defined by dynasties. The formula for creating a dynasty in the NBA is simple: draft a couple of MVP candidates, and then find solid role players that complement them. The Minneapolis Lakers first did this in the early 1950's, around George Mikan and Slater...
  16. Bulldoggus

    The Football Wars

    THE LAWSUIT 1986- US District Court Manhattan John Basset looked Donald J. Trump in the eyes. "You're an asshole. Plain and simple. You won't win over the judge or the jury. Even if they find them guilty, they will give us as little as possible. Let me do the talking, and we might have a...
  17. Bulldoggus

    Delete this thread.

    Chapter I- THE BEGINNING 1986- US District Court Manhattan John Basset looked Donald J. Trump in the eyes. "You're an asshole. Plain and simple. You won't win over the judge or the jury. Even if they find them guilty, they will give us as little as possible. Let me do the talking, and we...
  18. Sports Careers That Might Have Been

    There was an old thread on sports careers that might have been. I'll start off with some: Dale Murphy: Catcher, first baseman, outfielder, and designated hitter for the Atlanta Braves (1978-1979) and Milwaukee Brewers (1980-1997). Was part of eight World Series championship teams, and three...
  19. UKFA

    The United Kingdom at the World Cup 2014

    I've been writing up an alt history of the United Kingdom national football team, and I thought it would be fun to simulate the matches in FIFA 14. So here they are! :) AltHistory Page: http://althistory.wikia.com/wiki/2014_FIFA_World_Cup_(UKatWC) YouTube Channel...
  20. Petike

    Motorsport WI: Group S isn't stillborn

    When Group B was cancelled in the mid 1980s due to FIA's growing concerns over the safety record of these rally cars, the eventual replacement/stopgap solution proposed was the introduction of Group S. However, in OTL, while there was some development going into Group S (e.g. 4 car prototypes...
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