December 1, 1940 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 4 sets of brothers play in one NHL game when Chicago Blackhawks beat NY Rangers, 4-1; Lynn & Muzz Patrick and Neil & Mac Colville (Rangers); Max & Doug Bentley and Bob & Bill Carse (Chicago)

Birthdays in Sport

  • Mike Denness, cricketer (England batsman & captain mid-70s), (d. 2013)
  • Ron Finn, NHL linesman, born in Toronto, Ontario