February 24, 1982 in Sport

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Basketball team Boston Celtics begin 18 NBA game win streak
  • Wayne Gretzky scores NHL-record 78th goal of season en route to 92

Birthdays in Sport

  • Emanuel Villa, Argentine footballer
  • Klára Zakopalová, Czech tennis player
  • Nick Blackburn, American baseball player