Brooklyn Nets

This Day in Sports History: July 9

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
Main Header Image
This Day in Sports History: July 9

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, July 9 is a day in which the oldest player to make his MLB debut took the field and Derek Jeter reached a hitting milestone with an epic performance.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 8

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
Main Header Image
This Day in Sports History: June 8

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 8 is a day in which pro football became the league we know it to be today and A-Rod became the youngest player to reach a home run milestone.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 31

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
Main Header Image
This Day in Sports History: May 31

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, May 31 is a day in which many great NBA playoffs moments took place and Usain Bolt set a world record.

 

Blazers, Bucks, Nets, Mavericks fighting off first-round elimination

The first round of the NBA playoffs, days ago, looked to be a chalk fest. Save for the intriguing showdown between the San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Clippers — a pairing talented enough for a conference finals meeting — we looked to be in for a collection of potential sweeps.

 

Pages