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You'd really have to go out of your way to miss the big game at Sports Page, one of Columbus' original hometown sports bars. Besides more than 60 televisions scattered throughout the bar, the latest sports or pay-per-view WWE events are displayed on one 200-inch and three 115-inch screens. Sports only skim the surface of the bar's nightly entertainment, which ranges from karaoke on Thursday and Saturday to live music on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday. Domestic brews from the tap and by the bottle complement festivities, as well as the kitchen's assortment of classic bar food. Sports Page's cooks whip up everything from wings tossed in lemon-pepper parmesan to hot dogs crowned with saut?ed potatoes and onions.On weekdays, Monday-Friday, it also hosts a Country Buffet from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.