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This Day in Sports History: June 26

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 26

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, June 26 is a day in which the three players who comprised one NBA team's championship run were drafted and an active NFL player was arrested for murder.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 20

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 20

The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.

 

With that in mind, June 20 is the day in which Tom Watson gave us one of golf's greatest moments and two MLB sluggers reached home run milestones.

 

Who Is Norris Cole?

Miami Heat rookie, Norris Cole, was key is sealing last night's victory against the Boston Celtics
<p> Miami Heat rookie, Norris Cole, was key is sealing last night's victory against the Boston Celtics</p>

by Josh Kipnis

Google his name, and a fictional soap opera character is all you will find.  Click on his bio on NBA.com and you will find they haven’t even bothered writing one.  Ever heard of Norris Benjamin Cole?  Didn’t think so.

The Miami Heat defeated the Boston Celtics last night, 115-107.  LeBron James and Dwayne Wade each scored over 20 points, but it was Miami’s rookie sensation, Norris Cole, who stole the show.