In celebration of ESPN The Magazine's anniversary, we want you to help select the most significant moment for each of the Mag's 15 years. SportsNation will decide the top moment, to be revealed in the May 3 issue.
NASCAR Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt passes away after crashing into the wall at the Daytona 500. His death leads to immediate and lasting changes in NASCAR safety.
Tennis player Jennifer Capriati caps a comeback from drug abuse to win the Australian and French Opens.
Legendary captain Ray Bourque (left) finally wins a Stanley Cup with the Colorado Avalanche, after 22 seasons in the NHL -- most of them with the Boston Bruins.
Mets Rally Hometown Pride
During the first game held in New York City after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Mets catcher Mike Piazza hits a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth that gives the Mets a 3-2 lead and eventually a hometown win.
While playing for the Giants, Barry Bonds breaks Mark McGwire's short-lived home run record by hitting home run number 71 against the Dodgers at Pacific Bell Park in San Francisco. Bonds finishes the season with 73.