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Sunday, December 17, 2006
Gilbert Arenas of the Washington Wizards scored 60 points in a 147-141 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Friday, December 17, 2004
Vince Carter was traded from the Toronto Raptors to the New Jersey Nets.
Wednesday, December 17, 1997
Avery Johnson of the San Antonio Spurs dished out 20 assists in a 98-87 win over the Vancouver Grizzlies.
Tuesday, December 17, 1991
The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Miami Heat 148-80 for the largest margin of victory in NBA history.
Sunday, December 17, 1989
Hakeem Olajuwon of the Houston Rockets blocked 10 shots in a 109-94 win over the Orlando Magic.
Saturday, December 17, 1988
Manute Bol of the Golden State Warriors blocked 10 shots in a 123-113 win over the San Antonio Spurs.
Thursday, December 17, 1987
Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls scored 52 points in a 111-100 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.