On This Day

On This Day in Sport for February 25

Events in Sport

  • 1904 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Silver 7 sweep Toronto Marlboroughs in 2 games
  • 1924 Marie Boyd scores 156 points in Maryland HS basketball game (163-3)
  • 1930 Brilliant West Indian cricket batsman George Headley completes twin tons (114 & 112) in 3rd Test win against England at Georgetown, British Guiana
  • 1933 Major NFL rule changes (hash mark 10 yds in, posts on goal line)
  • 1933 Thomas Yawkey purchases Boston Red Sox
  • 1941 Boston Bruins set NHL record of 23-game unbeaten streak (15-0-8)
  • 1952 VI Winter Olympic Games close at Oslo, Norway
  • 1957 US Supreme Court decides 6-3, baseball is only antitrust exempt pro sport
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