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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 19

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This Day in Sports History: June 19

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 19 is the day in which two sports began and Isiah Thomas and LeBron James gave legendary NBA Finals performances.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 17

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This Day in Sports History: June 17

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 17 is the day in which the NBA Finals were interrupted for a police chase that shocked the country and one of baseball's all-time greats recorded his 500th homer.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 14

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This Day in Sports History: June 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, June 14 is a day in which a journeyman baseball player achieved MLB mortality and Michael Jordan went out on top.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 26

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This Day in Sports History: May 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, May 26 is a day in which Larry Bird made a game-saving steal and Jaromir Jagr scored one of the most unbelievable goals in Stanley Cup Finals history.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 15

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This Day in Sports History: May 15

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 15 is a day in which Joe DiMaggio began his record hit streak and Len Barker achieved perfection.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 13

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This Day in Sports History: May 13

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 13 is a day in which "Stan the Man" reached a milestone and we said goodbye to "The Cathedral of Baseball."

 

This Day in Sports History: May 5

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This Day in Sports History: May 5

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 5 is a day in which baseball saw its first perfect game of the modern era and three legendary NBA playoffs moments were etched in Boston Celtics history.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 4

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This Day in Sports History: May 4

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 4 is a day in which one of golf's best was born and one of baseball's all-time greats reached a milestone in hitting.

 

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