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This Day in Sports History: June 14

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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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: June 4

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 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, June 4 is a day in which Kobe and Shaq completed a series-clinching alley-oop and Randy Johnson achieved that magic number for pitching wins.

 

This Day in Sports History: June 3

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: June 3

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 3 is a day in which Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan set NBA Finals records and we lost one of the most iconic sports figures of all time.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 31

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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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 24

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: May 24

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 24 is a day in which baseball played its first night and the Indy 500 had its closest finish to date.

 

This Day in Sports History: May 22

Recapping events that took place in the sports world on this day
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This Day in Sports History: May 22

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 22 is a day in which "Dr. J" opened the NBA Finals with a dunk and Yogi Berra and Roger Maris both hit home runs.

 

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.

 

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