Sports Fan

Licence: Freeware
Version 1.3.24 | Release Date: 2010-05-02 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Fix problem where some minor league baseball scoreboards would not load.
  • Update minor league team names and associations to reflect changes for the 2010 season.
Version 1.3.23 | Release Date: 2010-04-10 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Fix link for MLB wrapups opening in the browser.
Version 1.3.22 | Release Date: 2010-02-14 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Basketball
    • Fix for NCAA scoreboard loading issues.
  • Football
    • Fix scoreboard display of Pro Bowl.
Version 1.3.21 | Release Date: 2010-01-24 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Basketball
    • Various fixes for NCAA scoreboard (NaN for scores and missing future games).
  • Football
    • Adjust for 2010 NFL schedule (Pro Bowl before the Super Bowl).
Version 1.3.20 | Release Date: 2009-12-13 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Basketball
    • Correct changing the date for NBA scoreboard display.
    • Properly display upcoming NBA schedules on scoreboard.
  • Football
    • Fix display of week 16 and bowl schedules for NCAAF.
Version 1.3.19 | Release Date: 2009-11-22 | Download

Fix college basketball scoreboard (missing games issue).

Version 1.3.18 | Release Date: 2009-11-12 | Download

Fix football scoreboard display

Version 1.3.17 | Release Date: 2009-10-05 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Football
    • Fix highlight of winning team for completed NFL games.
    • Fix missing display of bye week teams for NFL scoreboard.
Version 1.3.16 | Release Date: 2009-09-18 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Properly show standings when previously selected after a reboot of the Dashboard.
  • Football
    • Fix display of game leaders for completed NFL games.
    • Correct problem with missing games on NFL scoreboard.
Version 1.3.15 | Release Date: 2009-08-26 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Football
    • Fix missing games and lack of team tooltips on college football scoreboard.
Version 1.3.14 | Release Date: 2009-08-10 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Football
    • Fix NFL scoreboard display.
Version 1.3.13 | Release Date: 2009-07-14 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Fix continuously spinning reload indicator for the scoreboard during the All-Star break.
Version 1.3.12 | Release Date: 2009-06-14 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Complete update to minor league teams to reflect team name changes, league name changes, and league affiliation changes.
Version 1.3.11 | Release Date: 2009-05-30 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Update team name for "Bowling Green Hot Rods" (formerly "Columbus Catfish", SAL Southern).
Version 1.3.10 | Release Date: 2009-05-03 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Basketball
    • Automatically update the game date picker in the scoreboard display with new game dates in the post season.
    • Fix scoreboard loading during the post season - games should update properly again during game days.
    • Fix display of game details for games with more than two over time periods.
Version 1.3.9 | Release Date: 2009-04-21 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Fix standings for minor league baseball to show this year's instead of last year's data.
Version 1.3.8 | Release Date: 2009-04-17 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Fix loading of NBA standings.
Version 1.3.7 | Release Date: 2008-12-22 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Fix NCAA Football scoreboard loading issue during Bowl weeks.
Version 1.3.6 | Release Date: 2008-11-06 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Basketball
    • Rename the former Seattle SuperSonics to Oklahoma Thunder - this also takes care of some scoreboards failing to load.
  • Hockey
    • Correct column display for conference standings.
Version 1.3.5 | Release Date: 2008-10-01 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Hockey
    • Fix parsing of NHL preseason scoreboard.
Version 1.3.4 | Release Date: 2008-09-13 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Football
    • Fix missing games on NCAA football scoreboard when displaying only one conference.
Version 1.3.3 | Release Date: 2008-09-07 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Football
    • Fix NCAA football scoreboard (it no longer displays "No Games scheduled"). The error was actually caused by a bug in the current system's JavaScript implementation (non-greedy matching seems to have a limited length it can match) so I had to work around that.
Version 1.3.2 | Release Date: 2008-08-12 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Make sure to always highlight the winning team - the highlight might have been missing before for games that just ended.
  • Football
    • Fix display of standings during the pre-season.
    • Some formatting improvements for last play/game summary in game detail popups.
Version 1.3.1 | Release Date: 2008-06-28 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Make sure we properly remove dates with no scheduled games for multi-day scoreboards.
    • Fix minor issues with favorite team highlighting on the scoreboard observed in some cases.
  • Baseball
    • Change team selection popup to reflect the fact that Tamba Bay changed their name from "Devil Rays" to "Rays".
  • Football
    • Fix scoreboard parsing when selecting a different week from the popup.
  • Hockey
    • Display the correct date in the title for the last game of the season once the season is over.
Version 1.3 | Release Date: 2008-06-01 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Major internal code reorganization to reduce memory footprint and keep our run-time variables well compartmentalized.
  • Baseball
    • Make sure we sort Game 2 after the first game on the scoreboard (if the second game is only listed as "Game 2" without an actual starting time).
    • Properly update all internal variables when updating scoreboard data from a game popup - this way we won't re-display stale data when closing an re-opening the Dashboard and don't highlight scores as changed we already know about.
    • Correct CSS path for spinner in game detail popup so that the spinner shows when loading current game data.
    • Work around potential error when showing game details (file not found, network error) causing the widget to throw an exception in the console.log.
Version 1.2.9 | Release Date: 2008-05-10 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Improve smoothness of widget resizing for small display sizes.
    • Properly highlight new scores on scoreboard with double-header games - the previous version would highlight scores in the completed game as changed.
    • Remove current mouseover highlights when closing the Dashboard to avoid display glitch when showing the Dashboard again.
  • Baseball
    • Improve linescore display for games with more than 18 innings played.
    • Show the reason for rescheduling instead of the scheduled first batter for games postponed before the first pitch.
    • Fix loading of minor leagues scoreboards with no games scheduled.
  • Hockey
    • Correct scoreboard and linescore display for games with multiple over time periods - such games showed up as ended by shootout before.
Version 1.2.8 | Release Date: 2008-04-12 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Fix links to MLB post-game pages - clicking on any completed game now correctly opens the page at mlb.com again.
Version 1.2.7 | Release Date: 2008-04-06 | Download

New features:

  • Baseball
    • Allow selection of individual leagues for the minor league scoreboard (this change will require to re-select your favorite league and team for minor league baseball).

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Show scrollbar on scoreboard for games with more than 18 games.
    • Correct improper game highlighting for minor league scoreboards (even for teams with identical scoreboard codes we now only highlight the game(s) of the selected favorite team).
Version 1.2.6 | Release Date: 2008-04-01 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Make parsing of MLB standings data more robust - the previous version would still display raw codes within the table in certain occasions.
Version 1.2.5 | Release Date: 2008-03-30 | Download

New features:

  • Baseball
    • Show pitch count (total pitches: strikes, balls) for current pitcher in detail popup.
    • Show game venue, team records, and TV broadcast information (when available) for scheduled games.

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Baseball
    • Fix display of standings so we no longer display seemingly random text.
  • Basketball
    • Improve parsing of NCAA schedule so we no longer display dates with no games when paging through dates on the scoreboard - this was especially annoying for the March Madness scoreboard.
Version 1.2.4 | Release Date: 2008-03-22 | Download

New features:

  • Added support for NCAA March Madness - select "March Madness" from the conference popup on the back of the widget to display up-to-date scores.

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Some minor CSS tweaks to improve item placement on college scoreboards.
Version 1.2.3 | Release Date: 2008-03-20 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Correct conversion of game start times for baseball scoreboard.
Version 1.2.2 | Release Date: 2008-03-19 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Fix labeling of teams that clinched a division in NBA standings.
Version 1.2.1 | Release Date: 2008-03-19 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Correct conversion of game start times for NBA & WNBA when daylight saving time is in effect.
Version 1.2 | Release Date: 2008-03-08 | Download

New features:

  • Added support for WNBA scores and standings.
  • Updated Apple classes to the latest version.
  • Properly add scrollbar to standings display when the last team is hidden under the legend at the bottom.

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Improve aborting of current request when making a new selection - this should avoid spurious "Data Unavailable" messages and loading of the wrong data when making two different selections in short succession.
    • Fix time display on scoreboard for games starting between midnight and 1am local time.
  • Baseball
    • Properly convert game times to local times when daylight saving time is not in effect (during spring training).
    • Correct typo which prevented the game details to show for active games.
    • Change some DOM names to take into account stricter CSS parsing for the latest version of Safari/WebKit - this fixes the base display in the game detail popup.
    • Fix automatic reload of the current day's scoreboard at the beginning of a new day.
  • Basketball
    • Correct alphabetic sorting of team names for NCAA teams - Note: you might have to re-select your favorite team to account for the changed order of teams.
    • Correct standings display for NCAA if "Top 25" was selected - the displayed standings were different from the selection of conferences/divisions located at the lower end of the popup.
    • When going to the previous scoreboard, go to the last day of a completed season instead of the first day.
    • In the standings, highlight teams eliminated from the playoff race in red (NBA & WNBA).
Version 1.1.3 | Release Date: 2008-02-13 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • CSS tweaks to account for changed text-shadow behavior in 10.5.2 and improve readability.
Version 1.1.2 | Release Date: 2008-02-10 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • Football
    • Add scoreboard support for the NFL Pro Bowl.
Version 1.1.1 | Release Date: 2008-01-16 | Download

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Improve loading of current date's scoreboard - the widget would have kept displaying the previous date before if the widget was shown at least once every hour.
  • Football
    • Fix scoreboard loading for the conference championship games.
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2008-01-12 | Download

New features:

  • Added current sport's icon to the widget's lower left corner when mousing over the widget to allow for quickly changing the current sport without having to go to the back of the widget.
  • Add separator after the last team currently qualifying for the postseason in NBA and NHL conference standings.

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Improve width of game detail popup when large size is used.
    • Improve placement/sizing of popup menus on the back of the widget - opening the popup by clicking the arrows on the right of the popup now works reliably.
    • Fix incorrect right margin for some sports when switching to the scoreboard from standings where the scrollbar was visible.
  • Football
    • Correct capitalization of "Super Bowl".
Version 1.1 | Release Date: 2008-01-11 | Download

New features:

  • Added current sport's icon to the widget's lower left corner when mousing over the widget to allow for quickly changing the current sport without having to go to the back of the widget.
  • Add separator after the last team currently qualifying for the postseason in NBA and NHL conference standings.

Improvements/bug fixes:

  • General
    • Improve width of game detail popup when large size is used.
    • Improve placement/sizing of popup menus on the back of the widget - opening the popup by clicking the arrows on the right of the popup now works reliably.
    • Fix incorrect right margin for some sports when switching to the scoreboard from standings where the scrollbar was visible.
  • Football
    • Correct capitalization of "Super Bowl".
Version 1.0 | Release Date: 2008-01-03 | Download
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