On This Day

January 27, 1989 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

Sports History

Detroit Red Wings center Steve Yzerman becomes the 4th NHL player to record 100 points in 50 games or less with a goal and 2 assists as Red Wings beat Toronto, 8-1

  • Kevin Johnson (Phoenix) begins NBA free throw streak of 57 games
  • Oklahoma linebacker Mark VanKeirsblilck assaults an Oklahoma grad student