August 31, 1973 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Sport

  • Earl Scott, WLAF OL (Amsterdam Admirals)
  • Priest Lauderdale, NBA center (Denver Nuggets)
  • Reggie Geary, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs)
  • Scott Niedermayer, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils)

Deaths in Sport

  • Stan Worthington, English cricket pace bowler (9 Tests 1930-36), dies