December 3, 1970 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • Claude Ruel resigns as coach of the NHL Montreal Canadiens; replacement Al MacNeil leads Habs to a Stanley Cup championship 5 months later

Birthdays in Sport

  • Christian Karembeu, French footballer
  • Laura Schuler, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • Lindsey Hunter, NBA guard (Detroit Pistons)
  • Paul Byrd, pitcher (NY Mets), born in Louisville, Kentucky