Reflecting on 10 years of ESPN.com: 1999

Updated: April 1, 2005, 12:37 PM ET
From the ESPN.com Archives

Top stories of 1999:

  • Retirement fever -- Jordan, Gretzky, Elway, Sanders all call it quits
  • Lance Armstrong wins first Tour de France
Champions:
  • Broncos (NFL)
  • Yankees (MLB)
  • Spurs (NBA)
  • Stars (NHL)
  • Florida State (college football)
  • Connecticut (men's hoops)
  • Purdue (women's hoops)

ESPN.com:
  • Audio chats debut
  • Scorepost delivers scrolling scores on your desktop
Notable deaths: Wilt Chamberlain, Joe DiMaggio, Catfish Hunter, Walter Payton, Payne Stewart


Take a journey through ESPN's 1999 Almanac