May 27, 2000 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Crusaders claim their 3rd consecutive Super 12 Rugby title with a 20-19 win over the ACT Brumbies at Bruce Stadium, Canberra; flyhalf Andrew Mehrtens kicks 5 penalties for the winners
  • NHL Western Conference Final: Dallas Stars beat Colorado Avalanche, 4 games to 3

Deaths in Sport

Person of interestMaurice Richard

Maurice "Rocket" Richard, Canadian NHL star (Montreal Canadiens, MVP-1947), dies of abdominal cancer and parkinson's disease at 78

Ice Hockey Player Maurice Richard
Ice Hockey Player
Maurice Richard