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Juneau Empire Online Sports: Westphal named Sonics' coach 6/17/98

Wednesday, June 17, 1998 SEATTLE - Seattle SuperSonics president Wally Walker has decided to make Paul Westphal the team's head coach, according to news reports. Team officials today...
Today In Sports History for May 7

...over the Vancouver Canucks.1994 - The Denver Nuggets, with a 98-94 overtime win against the No. 1-seeded Seattle SuperSonics, become the first eighth-seeded playoff team to win a series. The Nuggets come back from an 0-2 deficit in...
Today In Sports History for May 6

...Phil Jackson in the eighth round to retain his WBC heavyweight championship in Atlantic City, N.J.1996 - The Seattle SuperSonics make a playoff-record 20 3-pointers, including 13 in a row, to beat the Houston Rockets 105-101.1998...
Today In Sports History for Monday, March 16

...2008 - Denver sets NBA season highs for points in a half with 84 and points in a game with a 168-116 rout of the Seattle SuperSonics.2009 - Kevin Durant scores 25 points and Oklahoma City spoils Gregg Popovich's 1,000th game as San Antonio's...
The Assassin kills Pistons

...Langdon, who said he put his vehicle into 4-wheel drive to pull up on the curb and dodge traffic. Acrobatic: Seattle SuperSonics guard Gary Payton drives to the basket in the fourth quarter of their 114-110 victory over the Dallas Mavericks...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Jan. 18

...record for points in an overtime, scoring 15 of Denver's 21 points in the extra period as the Nuggets beat the Seattle SuperSonics 116-110. The 5-foot-5 guard, the league's smallest player, broke the record of 14 overtime points set...
Today in sports history for Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

...shots from 3-point range, including nine straight, in scoring 45 points as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Seattle SuperSonics 119-98.2004 - Brian Boucher becomes the first NHL goalie in almost 55 years to record four consecutive shutouts...
Today In Sports History lead the Philadelphia Warriors to a 135-117 triumph over the Chicago Packers.1971 - Lenny Wilkens of the Seattle Supersonics, at 33, becomes the oldest All-Star MVP as he scores 21 points to give the West a 108-107 victory over the...
Today In Sports History

...closest ever.1991 - John Stockton breaks his own NBA single-season assist record as the Utah Jazz rout the Seattle SuperSonics 130-103. Stockton's 11 assists give him 1,136 for the season, two more than he set last season.1994...
Pure Sole: My Nightmare

...Swedish ski team ladies and Sports Illustrated body-painted bikini canvases while traveling the country with the Seattle Supersonics.I can do things I could not do in high school games.I also have one misguided semi-pro season under by jock...


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