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Tuesday, December 19, 1989
John Stockton of the Utah Jazz dished out 27 assists in a 115-107 loss to the New York Knicks.
Wednesday, December 19, 1984
Magic Johnson of the Los Angeles Lakers dished out 20 assists in a 123-116 win over the Houston Rockets.
Sunday, December 19, 1982
1-time NBA All-Star Mo Williams was born in Jackson, Mississippi.
Friday, December 19, 1969
1-time NBA All-Star Tom Gugliotta was born in Huntington Station, New York.
Tuesday, December 19, 1961
Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scored 57 points in a 117-110 win over the Cincinnati Royals.
Saturday, December 19, 1959
Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics pulled down 39 rebounds in a 119-116 win over the New York Knicks.
Thursday, December 19, 1957
7-time NBA All-Star Kevin McHale was born in Hibbing, Minnesota.