The New Jersey Devils won the Stanley Cup after defeating the Anaheim Mighty Ducks 4 games to 3. Martin Brodeur (New Jersey Devils) became the first goaltender to produce 7 playoff shutouts in a single-season.
Anaheim goalie J.S. Giguere wins the Conn Smythe trophy as playoff MVP, becoming only the fifth player, and fourth goaltender, in NHL history to have won the trophy as a member of the losing team.
The New York Yankees defeated the New York Mets in a "Subway Series" to win their 3rd consecutive Series. They were the first team to have a "3-peat" as world champions since the Oakland A's of 1972-73-74.
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