On This Day

April 28, 1993 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Islanders beat Wash Caps 4 to 1 in playoffs, Caps Dale Hunter attacks Pierre Turgeon after scoring, in hockey's worst cheap shot

NHL Star Pierre Turgeon
NHL Star
Pierre Turgeon
  • Zambian plane crashes at Libreville, Gabon, 30 soccer players die

Deaths in Sport

  • Jim Valvano, American basketball coach (NC State), dies of cancer at 47