On This Day

February 12, 1989 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 39th NBA All-Star Game, Astrodome, Houston, TX: West beats East, 143-134; MVP: Karl Malone, Utah Jazz, F
  • 50th PGA Seniors' Championship Men's Golf, PGA National GC: Larry Mowry wins only career major title; beats Miller Barber & Al Geiberger by 1 stroke
  • Thursday's Child sets sailing record, NY-Cape Horn-SF, 80 d 20 h