Events in Sport in February 1991

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Feb 3 Meg Mallon wins Oldsmobile LPGA Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Meg Mallon
LPGA Golfer
Meg Mallon
  • Feb 3 NFL Pro Bowl: AFC beats NFC 23-21

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Feb 4 Hall of Fame's board of directors vote 12-0 to bar Pete Rose

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose

Sports record brokenWorld Record

Feb 4 Batsmen Martin Crowe and Andrew Jones make a world record 467 run stand for New Zealand v Sri Lanka at the Basin Reserve in Wellington

Cricketer Martin Crowe
Cricketer
Martin Crowe
  • Feb 5 LA King Dave Taylor becomes 29th NHler to score 1000 points

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 5 Howard Stern kisses NY Giant Leonard Marshall's ass over bet, Stern lost claiming the Giants would lose the Superbowl

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Feb 7 Bob Knight, Larry O'Brien, Tiny Archibald, Dave Cowens, Harry Gallatin & Larry Fleisher elected to NBA Hall of Fame

NBA Center and Head Coach Dave Cowens
NBA Center and Head Coach
Dave Cowens

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 8 Roger Clemens signs record $5,380,250 per year Red Sox contract

MLB Pitching Legend Roger Clemens
MLB Pitching Legend
Roger Clemens
  • Feb 10 41st NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 116-114 at Charlotte

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Feb 10 Beth Daniel wins LPGA Phar-Mor at Inverrary Golf Tournament

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel
  • Feb 12 North & South Korea form a joint team for table tennis competition
  • Feb 15 Troy State sets NCAA Div II record with 103 points in 2nd half routing DeVry Institute 187-117

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 18 Edmonton Oiler goalie Grant Fuhr returns to NHL after season-long suspension for substance abuse & shuts out NJ Devils 4-0

NHL Goalie Grant Fuhr
NHL Goalie
Grant Fuhr
  • Feb 22 Test Cricket debut of Sanath Jayasuriya, vs NZ at Hamilton
  • Feb 23 NC is 1st NCAA basketball team to win 1,500 games

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Feb 23 Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Orix Hawaiian Ladies Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan
  • Feb 24 End of World League of American Football's (WLAF) 1st draft
  • Feb 25 Andrew Jones scores twin Test Cricket tons v Sri Lanka (122 & 100*)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 25 Bruce McNall, Wayne Gretzky & John Candy buy CFL's Toronto Argonauts

Actor and Comedian John Candy
Actor and Comedian
John Candy
  • Feb 26 Asanka Gurusinha scores twin Test Cricket tons v NZ (119 & 102)
  • Feb 26 Bill Veeck & Tony Lazzeri elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
  • Feb 26 NY-NJ Knights (WLAF) players 1st come together
  • Feb 28 Don Mattingly named 10th NY Yankee Captain