May 22, 1975 in Sport

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

  • 8th ABA Championship: Kentucky Colonels beat Ind Pacers, 4 games to 1

Birthdays in Sport

  • Jaane Niinimaa, Finnish NHL defenseman (Finland Olympic bronze 1998, Flyers), born in Raahe, Finland
  • Salvador Ballesta, Spanish footballer (Atl├ętico Madrid, Valencia), born in Zaragoza, Spain

Deaths in Sport

  • Lefty Grove, American Baseball Player (b. 1900)