On This Day

January 18, 1998 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 48th NHL All-Star Game, General Motors Place, Vancouver, BC: North America beats World, 8-7; MVP: Teemu Selanne, Anaheim, RW
  • Boston Celtics retire Robert Parrish's #00

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Larry Bird returns to Boston as head coach of the Indiana Pacers for the first time, as former Celtics center Robert Parish is honoured by having his No. 00 raised to the Fleet Center rafters

NBA Legend Larry Bird
NBA Legend
Larry Bird