June 17, 2010 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Sport

NBA Finals

NBA Finals: Depending champion Los Angeles Lakers beat Boston Celtics, 83-79 in Game 7 for franchise's 16th NBA title; MVP: Kobe Bryant

Deaths in Sport

  • Andy Ripley, English rugby union #8 (24 caps; British Lions 1974), dies from prostate cancer at 62