October 17, 1972 in Sport

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • 1st time Islanders shut-out-5-0 vs Penguins

Birthdays in Sport

  • Joe McEwing, American baseball player
  • Vicki Goetze, Michicot WI, LPGA golfer (1995 British Open-12th)

Deaths in Sport

  • Turk Broda, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1914)