After what can only be described as a "drought decade," a 10 year run from 1990 to 2000 in which which only two Boston teams made the championships of their respective leagues, Beantown's four pro teams rewarded their fans with a decade of dominance in the 2000s. From 2000 to 2011, Boston teams won seven championships, with at least one coming in each sport.

As the Bruins, winners of Boston's most recent championship in 2011, prepare to take on the Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup, we look back at what Sports Illustrated dubbed the "Grand Slam of North American sports."