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1943 — Gus Bodnar of Toronto scores a purpose 15 seconds into his first NHL recreation because the Maple Leafs beat the New York Rangers, 5-2.
1955 — Jim Patton of New York returns a kickoff and a punt for a landing because the Giants beat the Washington Redskins, 35-7.
1966 — Jim Nance of the Boston Patriots rushes for 208 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-21 victory over the Oakland Raiders.
1971 — Eric Allen of Michigan State rushes for 350 yards in 43-10 rout of Purdue.
1974 — Muhammad Ali knocks out George Foreman within the eighth spherical in Kinshasa, Zaire, to regain the world heavyweight title.
1975 — John Bucyk of the Boston Bruins scores his five hundredth profession purpose in a 3-2 victory over St. Louis.
1977 — Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears rushes for 205 yards and two touchdowns in a 26-0 conquer the Inexperienced Bay Packers.
1993 — Erin Whitten turns into the primary lady goalie in skilled hockey to be credited with a victory as Toledo beats Dayton, 6-5, within the East Coast Hockey League.
1996 — The WNBA proclaims the eight cities that may compete within the WNBA’s inaugural season. Charlotte, Cleveland, Houston and New York will play within the Jap Convention, and Los Angeles, Phoenix, Sacramento and Utah will compete the Western Convention.
1997 — Violet Palmer makes skilled sports activities historical past by turning into the primary lady to officiate an NBA recreation. There’s little response by the group when her identify is introduced simply earlier than tip-off of the sport between the Dallas Mavericks and Vancouver Grizzlies.
1999 — Marques Tuiasosopo turns into the primary faculty participant to cross for 300 yards and run for 200, racking up a school-record 509 yards as Washington rallied to beat Stanford, 35-30. Tuiasosopo completes 19 of 32 passes for 302 yards and a landing and rushes 22 occasions for 207 yards and two TDs.
2001 — Michael Jordan misses his greatest shot of the evening and commits two essential late turnovers within the Washington Wizards’ 93-91 loss to the New York Knicks, Jordan’s first regular-season recreation after a 3 1/2-year retirement.
2003 — Within the first regular-season recreation of his NBA profession, 18-year-old LeBron James has 25 factors, 9 assists, six rebounds and 4 steals, however the Cleveland Cavaliers lose 106-92 to the Sacramento Kings.
2004 — Coach Bobby Frankel lastly breaks via within the Breeders’ Cup Traditional, with Ghostzapper blazing to victory in America’s richest race held at Lone Star Park. Frankel, who had simply two wins with 62 Breeders’ Cup starters earlier than the $4 million Traditional, had saddled the crushed favourite the previous three years.
2004 — Dana Faculty’s Tom Lensch units an all-division faculty report by making an attempt 101 passes in a 60-35 loss to Hastings Faculty. Lensch completes 56 passes for a school-record 507 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions.
2011 — The Baltimore Ravens erase a 24-3 deficit to defeat Arizona, 30-27. It marks the fifth time this season a workforce trailed by not less than 20 factors and got here again to win. That’s the most in a single season in NFL historical past.
2016 — Derek Carr throws a 41-yard landing cross to Seth Roberts with 1:45 remaining in extra time, capping a record-breaking day for the Oakland Raiders in a 30-24 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Carr throws for a franchise-record 513 yards — finishing 40 of 59 passes with out an interception — and the Raiders overcome an NFL-record 23 penalties for 200 yards.
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