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Today In Sports History for May 31

1927 - Detroit first baseman Johnny Neun records an unassisted triple play in the ninth inning to end the 1-0 win over the Cleveland Indians. Neun grabs a Homer Summa line drive, tags Charlie Jamieson at first and outruns Glenn Myatt to tag second.
Today In Sports History for June 5-6

...adopts the 3-point field goal.1977 - The Portland Trail Blazers hold off the Philadelphia 76ers 109-107 to win the NBA championship in six games. Portland becomes the first team in the 31-year history of the league to win four straight after...
Today In Sports History for May 8

...Walt Frazier scores 36 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 113-99 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA championship in seven games.1984 - On the day the Olympic torch relay begins, the Soviet Union announces it will not take...
Today In Sports History for April 24-25

APRIL 24 1945 - Albert B. "Happy" Chandler, junior Senator from Kentucky, is elected baseball commissioner by a unanimous vote of the major league club owners.
Today In Sports History for April 7

...Graboski scores 29 points and Paul Arizin 26 as the Philadelphia Warriors beat the Fort Wayne Pistons 99-88 to win the NBA championship in five games.1963 - Jack Nicklaus, 23, becomes the youngest golfer to win the Masters, beating Tony Lema...
Today In Sports History for May 5

...Stanley Cup in six games.1969 - The Boston Celtics beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-102 in the seventh game to win the NBA championship for the 10th time in 11 years. Player-coach Bill Russell retires as a player.1973 - Secretariat, ridden by...
Today In Sports History for April 30

...the Braves in Milwaukee.1971 - The Milwaukee Bucks become the second team to register a four-game sweep in the NBA championship, beating the Baltimore Bullets 118-106.1976 - Muhammad Ali wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Jimmy...
Today In Sports History for April 21

...shots and Jack Coleman's layup give the Rochester Royals a 79-75 triumph over the New York Knicks in Game 7 of the NBA championship series.1951 - The Toronto Maple Leafs win the Stanley Cup for the fourth time in five years, beating the Montreal...
Thanks from Juneau Fast Break Basketball Camp

...Saturday created an electric atmosphere. In the College championship the UConn Huskies emerged victorious. In the NBA championship, the Indiana Pacers secured the title. Saturday was capped off with an all-star game for each division and...
LeBron move makes Cleveland Cavaliers a betting favorite in Vegas

...contenders Friday, at least at the betting window. Most sports books listed Cleveland as 4-1 favorites to win the NBA championship next season, the same odds many posted for the San Antonio Spurs to successfully defend their title.At the same...


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