On This Day

December 3, 1999 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Ottawa Senators' right wing Kevin Dineen becomes 5th player in NHL history to score 300 career goals and record 2,000 penalty minutes; picks up a misconduct penalty in 7-4 loss to NJ Devils

Deaths in Sport

  • Horst Mahseli, Polish soccer striker (9 caps; Legia Warsaw), dies at 65