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Saturday, October 23, 1976
4-time All-Star Maurice Lucas made his NBA debut for the Portland Trail Blazers in a 114-104 win over the New York Nets.
Thursday, October 23, 1975
2-time All-Star Gus Williams made his NBA debut for the Golden State Warriors in an 89-83 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Tuesday, October 23, 1973
Elmore Smith of the Los Angeles Lakers blocked 10 shots in a 107-98 win over the Houston Rockets.
Saturday, October 23, 1965
Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia 76ers scored 53 points in a 120-103 win over the Detroit Pistons.
Tuesday, October 23, 1962
Wilt Chamberlain of the San Francisco Warriors scored 56 points in a 140-113 win over the Detroit Pistons.