December 3, 1982 in Sport

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • 1st NJ Devil hat-trick (Steve Tambellini) defeat Hartford 5-4
  • Tommy Hearns wins WBC Welterweight title in decision over Benitez

Birthdays in Sport

  • Manny Corpas, American baseball player (Sugar Land Skeeters), born in Panama City, Panama
  • Michael Essien, Ghanaian footballer, born in Accra, Ghana