On This Day

January 30, 2002 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Utah's Karl Malone becomes 2nd player in NBA history to register 34,000 career points by scoring 18 in a 90-78 win over Chicago at the Delta Center; trails only Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (38,387 points)

Deaths in Sport

  • Louis Salica, American flyweight boxer (Olympic bronze 1932), dies at 89