On This Day

March 1, 1981 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • Houston Rockets guard Calvin Murphy misses a free throw in a 102-86 loss in San Antonio, ending his NBA record consecutive free throw streak at 78

Birthdays in Sport

  • Brad Winchester, American ice hockey player
  • Will Power, Australian auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2018), born in Toowoomba, Queensland