January 18, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


Sport awardNBA All-Star Game

22nd NBA All Star Game, The Forum, Inglewood, Ca: West beats East, 112-110: MVP: Jerry West, LA Lakers, G, hits a last-second, 20-foot game-winning jumper

NBA Guard Jerry West
NBA Guard
Jerry West


Birthdays in Sport

  • Dwayne Carswell, American football tight end (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Mike Lieberthal, American MLB catcher (Philadelphia Phillies), born in Glendale, California
  • Ryan Kuehl, American football long snapper (Washington Redskins), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Steven Conley, American football linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Vinod Kambli, Indian cricketer (prolific Indian batsman 1993-), born in Mumbai, India