On This Day

January 17, 1994 in Sport

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Patrick Ewing becomes first New York player to reach the 15,000-point mark in his NBA career; scores a game-high 34 points in the Knicks' 106-94 win over visiting Minnesota

Hall of Fame NBA Centre Patrick Ewing
Hall of Fame NBA Centre
Patrick Ewing

Deaths in Sport

  • Helen Stephens, American athlete (Olympic gold 100m & 4x100m relay 1936), dies at 75
  • Klaas Peereboom, Dutch sports reporter (Het Parool), dies at 77