On This Day

May 8, 1970 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • NBA championship: Knicks beat Lakers, 113-99

Birthdays in Sport

  • Christine Stark, volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Marco Heering, soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Michael Bevan, cricketer (dashing NSW & Australian lefty batsman)
1970 in Sport