ESPN.com at 15: 2009

Updated: April 2, 2010, 3:45 AM ET

Top stories of 2009:
Alex Rodriguez admits to steroid use
Jimmie Johnson becomes the first driver to win four consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup titles Tiger Woods' car crash and sex scandal

Champions:
Steelers (NFL)
Yankees (MLB)
Lakers (NBA)
Penguins (NHL)
Alabama (college football)
North Carolina (men's hoops)
Connecticut (women's hoops)

ESPN.com:
ESPN.com wins Sports Business Journal's "Best In Digital Sports Media" award
Page 2 redesign in blog format
"SportsNation" TV show debuts
ESPNChicago.com launches in April
ESPNBoston.com launches in September
ESPNDallas.com launches in September
ESPNLosAngeles.com launches in December
"No Love Lost" wins Emmy for outstanding new approaches sports programming -- short format

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