Events in Sport in January 1920

  • Jan 1 6th Rose Bowl: Harvard beats Oregon 7-6
  • Jan 4 1st Black baseball league, National Negro Baseball League, organizes
  • Jan 10 Montreal Canadiens (14) & Tor St Patricks (7) score NHL record 21 goals
  • Jan 12 Annual drafting of baseball players from minor leagues to be done in inverse order of the final standings, agreed to
  • Jan 21 14th Davis Cup: Australasia beats Great Britain in Sydney (4-1)
  • Jan 24 12th Australasian Championships: Algernon Kingscote beats Eric Pockley (6-4, 6-0, 6-3)

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Jan 31 Joe Malone, Quebec Bulldogs, sets NHL record with 7 goals in a game

Ice Hockey Player Joe Malone
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Joe Malone