Today In Sports History for Thursday, Jan. 29

...Preston.1971 - Hal Greer of Philadelphia becomes the sixth player in NBA history to score 20,000 points as the 76ers lose to Milwaukee 142-118.1985 - Edmonton's Jari Kurri scores his 100th point in the 39th game of the season with a goal in a 4-2 victory...
University of Alaska dedicates herb book to Fairbanks expert

...Botanical Garden. "She is the one who got us all riled up about herbs."Fay, 85, has loved herbs since she was a girl in Milwaukee. She helped her grandmother, a former sharecropper in Poland who never used a recipe to cook, to harvest parley, marjoram...
Hawks win 13th straight game

...haven't lost since Dec. 26 against Milwaukee.Scott, a backup, had eight points...players to reach double figures against Milwaukee.Terrence Ross added 16 points as the...loss against New Orleans on Sunday.Milwaukee (21-20), playing for the first time...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Jan. 6, 2015

...who broke baseball's racial barrier, is the first black to enter the Hall.1968 - The NBA awards expansion franchises to Milwaukee and Phoenix.1973 - George Foreman knocks out Joe Frazier in the second round in Kingston, Jamaica, to win the world heavyweight...
From car lots to city budgets, cheap oil means change

...said Mayor Robert Garcia. "But we do rely on oil particularly for these capital projects."But in the West Allis-West Milwaukee school district in Wisconsin, $16,000 in unexpected fuel savings is accelerating an initiative to provide iPads for all...
World Sports Briefs

...ago to be worth $575 million, sold for $2 billion last year. The bottom value for a franchise may have been set when the Milwaukee Bucks sold for about $550 million last year. Forbes valued the Hawks at $425 million before the sale of the Clippers and...
Sports on TV

...UT-Martin at Butler4 p.m., FSN - Weber St. at Oklahoma5 p.m., ESPN2 - Wisconsin at California5 p.m., ESPNU - Milwaukee at Arkansas5 p.m., FS1 - Providence vs. Miami, at Brooklyn, N.Y.7 p.m., ESPNU - Diamond Head Classic, first...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015

...the 18th NBA player to reach the 20,000-point plateau when he scores 35 points in the Chicago Bulls' game against the Milwaukee Bucks. Jordan reaches 20,000-points in 620 games, faster than anyone except Wilt Chamberlain, who did it in 499 games...
No logic for Heat to tank

...on Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh amid a season that already has produced failure against the Charlotte Hornets, Utah Jazz, Milwaukee Bucks, Indiana Pacers and 76ers.Yes, there have been lopsided losses to the Houston Rockets, Atlanta Hawks, Los Angeles...
Today In Sports History for Dec.19-20

...Miami Heat to a franchise-low in points in a 65-56 victory. The teams combine for 121 points - two more than Boston and Milwaukee scored between them on Feb. 27, 1955.2003 - St. John's provides a perfect ending for coach John Gagliardi's record-breaking...


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