On This Day

May 4, 1982 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport

  • NHL Prince of Wales Conference Final: New York Islanders beat Quebec Nordiques, 4 games to 0
  • Twins rookie outfielder Jim Eisenreich, who suffers from Tourette's Syndrome, removes himself, due to taunts from Red Sox bleacher fans

Birthdays in Sport

  • Kleopas Giannou, Greek footballer, born in Peristeri, Athens
  • Markus Rogan, Austrian swimmer, born in Vienna, Austria
1982 in Sport