December 1, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • NHL takes control of Pittsburgh Penguins

Birthdays in Sport

  • Kirk Rueter, Centralia IL, pitcher (Montreal Expos)
  • Takahiro Ikenoue, WLAF LB (Rhein Fire)
  • Todd Steussie, NFL guard/tackle (Minnesota Vikings)

Deaths in Sport

  • Frank Smailes, cricketer (England pace bowler Test v India 1946), dies