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This Day in Sports History: July 8

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This Day in Sports History: July 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, July 8 is a day in which one of the more memorable beanings in MLB history took place and an athlete's decision on where he would play the next season was appointment viewing.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 26

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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 10

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This Day in Sports History: June 10

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 10 is a day in which Major League Baseball (MLB) fielded its youngest player ever and the Detroit Pistons "Bad Boys" were playing at their peak.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 31

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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.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 23

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This Day in Sports History: May 23

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 23 is a day in which the Washington Nationals began one of the best turnarounds in baseball history and Billy Martin visited a prospect... in prison.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 14

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This Day in Sports History: May 14

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 14 is a day in which two surefire NFL Hall of Famers were born and David Ortiz reached a milestone in home runs and doubles that only two other MLB players have achieved.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 7

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This Day in Sports History: May 7

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 7 is a day in which Michael Jordan made arguably his most memorable play and Reggie Miller led a comeback for the ages.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 6

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
This Day in Sports History: May 6

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 6 is a day in which baseball's all-time greatest player hit his first home run and the four-minute mile barrier was broken.

 

5 Worst No. 1 Draft Picks in NBA History

Anthony Bennett went from the No. 1 pick of the 2013 draft to out of the league in just four seasons
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5 Worst No. 1 Draft Picks in NBA History

At this point, we are all just waiting for the New Orleans Pelicans to draft Zion Williamson with the first pick of the 2019 NBA Draft on June 20, because it's going to happen. Only time will tell if he will be a solid player, a Hall of Famer or an all-time bust.

 

LeBron "Bronny" James Jr.: 5 Fast Facts to Know

He's following in his father’s footsteps.
LeBron “Bronny” James Jr. is following in his father’s footsteps.

LeBron “Bronny” James Jr. is basketball royalty, as the son and namesake of “King James,” LeBron James Sr. — a four-time NBA MVP and three-time NBA champion who’s constantly mentioned in debates over the “G.O.A.T.” (Greatest of All-Time). But LeBron Jr., better known as Bronny who stands around 5'10" tall, is making a name for himself these days. Here are a few fun facts to know about the rising eighth grader whose dad joined the Los Angeles Lakers.

 

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