Refine Search

Sports Quote: JERRY WEST

...satisfied with how I played."NBA great Jerry West quoted after a game in which he hit...after a monster game like that?Jerry West's integrity to the game has resulted...history to score 25,000 points. Jerry West was an All-Star every single year...
LeBron is confident Cavs can hold off Warriors, force Game 7

...recovering from postseason surgeries, sparking debate about whether he deserves to be the finals MVP - win or lose. Jerry West (1969) is the only player to win MVP honors for a losing team."He sets the pace," said Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson...
Not For Web
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, April 29 the only Derby raced in April.1961 - ABC's "Wide World of Sports," debuts.1970 - Los Angeles Lakers guard Jerry West hits a 60-foot shot at the buzzer to tie Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the New York Knicks. The Knicks outscore...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Jan. 18

...1958 - Canadian born Willie O'Ree becomes the NHL's first black player for the Boston Bruins.1972 - The Lakers' Jerry West, hits a last second, 20-foot jumper to lead the West team to a 112-110 NBA All-Star victory over the East, as...
Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 29

...down an NBA Finals record 40 rebounds, as the Celtics lose to St. Louis, 113-103.1962 - Elgin Baylor (45) and Jerry West (41) of the Los Angeles Lakers become the first teammates to both score 40 or more points in an NBA Playoff game...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, April 23

...players fouling out and the ejection of Nats coach Al Cervi.1954 - The NBA adopts the 24-second shot clock.1969 - Jerry West scores 53 points to lead the Los Angeles Lakers over Boston 120-118 in the opening game of the NBA finals.1993...
Today In Sports History for April 19

...with 24 points, Tom Sanders and Bill Russell each score 23, Tommy Heinsohn adds 22 and Sam Jones finished with 20. Jerry West leads the Lakers with 45.1982 - Alberto Salazaar breaks the 2:09 mark with a record 2:08:51 clocking in the Boston...
Today In Sports History for March 24

...adds 21 to lead Cincinnati to a 71-59 victory over Ohio State for its second NCAA basketball championship.1970 - Jerry West of the Los Angeles Lakers wins his only NBA scoring title, accumulating 2,309 points in 74 games for a 31.2 ppg...
Today In Sports History for May 10

...player in NBA history with at least 30 points, 15 assists and five rebounds in a playoff game, joining Magic Johnson, Jerry West, Walt Frazier and Oscar Robertson. Wade's 31 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds lead the Heat to a 108-102...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Feb. 1

...remaining, lifting the Steelers to a record-setting sixth Super Bowl win.2010 - Kobe Bryant scores 44 points, passing Jerry West as the Lakers' career scorer, but it isn't enough as Memphis defeats Los Angeles 95-93.2010 - UConn is No. 1...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback