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Monday, October 10, 1983
Norm Nixon was traded from the Los Angeles Lakers to the San Diego Clippers.
Friday, October 10, 1980
1-time All-Star Joe Barry Carroll made his NBA debut for the Golden State Warriors in a 121-101 loss to the Phoenix Suns.
1-time All-Star James Donaldson made his NBA debut for the Seattle SuperSonics in a 99-98 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.
4-time All-Star Bill Laimbeer made his NBA debut for the Cleveland Cavaliers in a 130-103 loss to the Boston Celtics.
7-time All-Star Kevin McHale made his NBA debut for the Boston Celtics in a 130-103 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Wednesday, October 10, 1973
4-time All-Star Doug Collins made his NBA debut for the Philadelphia 76ers in a 104-88 loss to the Houston Rockets.
Tuesday, October 10, 1972
5-time All-Star Bob McAdoo made his NBA debut for the Buffalo Braves in a 120-109 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
Saturday, October 10, 1953
2-time NBA All-Star Gus Williams was born in Mount Vernon, New York.