May 7, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 26th NBA Championship: LA Lakers beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 1
  • Betty Burfeindt wins Sealy LPGA Golf Classic

Birthdays in Sport

  • Chris Hayes, safety (NY Jets)
  • John Holecek, NFL linebacker (Buffalo Bills)
  • Vince Stewart, WLAF defensive tackle (Barcelona Dragons)