On This Day

February 12, 1985 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Sport


Sport awardNHL All-Star Game

37th NHL All-Star Game, Olympic Saddledome, Calgary: Wales Conference beats Campbell Conference, 6-4; MVP: Mario Lemieux, Pittsburgh Penguins, C

NHL Legend and Owner Mario Lemieux
NHL Legend and Owner
Mario Lemieux
  • West Indies beat Australia 2-1 to win cricket's World Series Cup (Australian Tri-Series)

Deaths in Sport

  • Van Lingle Mungo, American baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1934, 36, 37, 45; NL strikeout leader 1936; Brooklyn Dodgers, NY Giants), dies at 73