Sunday, December 21, 2014
1-time NBA All-Star Paul Walther died at the age of 87.
Saturday, December 21, 1996
Shawn Bradley of the New Jersey Nets blocked 11 shots in a 101-100 win over the Boston Celtics.
Tuesday, December 21, 1982
Tree Rollins of the Atlanta Hawks blocked 10 shots in a 124-116 loss to the Chicago Bulls.
Wednesday, December 21, 1966
Guy Rodgers of the Chicago Bulls dished out 24 assists in a 110-107 win over the New York Knicks.
Friday, December 21, 1962
Wilt Chamberlain of the San Francisco Warriors scored 52 points in a 122-113 win over the Detroit Pistons.
Thursday, December 21, 1961
Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics pulled down 39 rebounds in a 122-103 win over the New York Knicks.
Wednesday, December 21, 1960
Bob Cousy of the Boston Celtics dished out 21 assists in a 120-108 win over the St. Louis Hawks.
Saturday, December 21, 1957
Bob Pettit of the St. Louis Hawks scored 51 points in a 146-136 win over the Syracuse Nationals.