On This Day

January 23, 2016 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Deaths in Sport

  • Bobby Wanzer, American basketball guard (NBA All-Star 1952–56; Rochester Royals) and coach (NBA All-Star Game 1957), dies at 94
  • Jack Bannister, English cricketer (Warwickshire stalwart) and commentator (BBC), dies at 85
  • Walt "No-Neck" Williams, American professional baseball player (White Sox), dies at 72