There were a lot of big headlines, outstanding performances and memorable sports moments in 2012. And with the yearís end we must reflect upon the stories that made us laugh, cry and sometimes shake our heads.

This is my list of the yearís top 10 sports stories.

10. Head injuries in the NFL becomes focus

9. The World Series is a sweep

8. Linsanity takes hold of the NBA

7. Peyton Manning is a Denver Bronco

6. This isnít the showtime Lakers

5. Jovan Belcher kills girlfriend, self

4. Lance Armstrongís shattered legacy

3. Penn State vacates 112 victories

2. New Orleans Saints bountygate scandal

1.The King finally dons a crown