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Today In Sports History for April 24-25

...Celtics win their fifth consecutive NBA championship, beating the Los Angeles Lakers 112-109 in Game 6.1967 - The Philadelphia 76ers win the NBA championship in six games with 125-122 comeback victory over the San Francisco Warriors. Billy Cunningham...
Today In Sports History for May 31

...2.1965 - Jim Clark becomes the first non-U.S. driver in 49 years to win the Indianapolis 500.1983 - The Philadelphia 76ers win the NBA championship with a 115-108 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, completing a four-game sweep...
Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 29

...the Utah Jazz. The 1972-73 Philadelphia 76ers and the 1993-94 Dallas Mavericks...more win than the 1972-73 Philadelphia 76ers, who went 9-73.2011...Center in Las Vegas.2014 - The Philadelphia 76ers snap their NBA record-tying...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, April 23

...Boston 120-118 in the opening game of the NBA finals.1993 - The Dallas Mavericks avoid matching the 1972-73 Philadelphia 76ers as the worst team in NBA history, beating Minnesota 103-100 for their 10th triumph of the season.1996 - Before...
Today In Sports History for March 17

...losing streak with a 102-96 win over visiting Orlando. The Mavericks were one game away from tying the 1972-73 Philadelphia 76ers for the longest single-season losing streak in NBA history.2001 - Connecticut cruises to a 101-29 win over...
Changes coming to NBA

...Hardaway; the Cleveland Cavaliers in recent years) or when tanking proves truly worthwhile (the New York Knicks or Philadelphia 76ers winning the May 19 lottery).Playoffs/conference disparitySilver said there was a "robust discussion" regarding...
Today In Sports History for Friday, March 27 pay Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera a baseball-record $292 million over the next 10 years.2014 - The Philadelphia 76ers tie the NBA record for futility with their 26th straight loss, falling 120-98 to the Houston Rockets. Philadelphia...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 27

...Minnesota Timberwolves 120-99. The Bulls (50-6) reach 50 victories in 56 games, one better than the 1982-83 Philadelphia 76ers who started 50-7.1998 - Indiana's 124-59 victory over Portland marks the first time in the NBA's 51-year...
Today In Sports History for July 4

...first of three straight women's singles title at Wimbledon, defeating Louise Brough 6-4, 6-3.1968 - The Philadelphia 76ers trade Wilt Chamberlain, basketball's greatest offensive player, to the Los Angeles Lakers after they are unable...
Today In Sports History for Friday, April 17 do so since Bob Pettit, Cliff Hagan and Clyde Lovellette of St. Louis in 1961.1987 - Julius Erving of the Philadelphia 76ers becomes the third player to score 30,000 points in his pro career. Erving scores 38 points to join Wilt Chamberlain...


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