January 9, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • LA Lakers 33 game winning streak snapped by a loss to the Bucks 120-104

Birthdays in Sport

  • Eddie Mason, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • Jay Powell, American baseball pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Meridian, Mississippi
  • Mat Hoffman, American BMX rider and businessman (Hoffman BMX Bikes), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma