October 14, 1978 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport


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Despite Denis Potvin hat trick in 3:21 NY Islanders lose 7-10 making Islander record when scoring a hat trick-22-2-1

NHL Star Denis Potvin
NHL Star
Denis Potvin

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Yank Reggie Jackson causes World Series controversy by getting in the way of a throw to 1st & deflects the ball away

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson

Birthdays in Sport

  • Javon Walker, American football player
  • Paul Hunter, English snooker player (d. 2006)
  • Ryan Church, American baseball player
  • Steven Thompson, Scottish footballer