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Friday, April 11, 2014
Corey Brewer of the Minnesota Timberwolves scored 51 points in a 112-110 win over the Houston Rockets.
6-time NBA All-Star Lou Hudson died at the age of 69.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics dished out 20 assists in an 88-86 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
Sunday, April 11, 2004
Jamal Crawford of the Chicago Bulls scored 50 points in a 114-108 win over the Toronto Raptors.
Tuesday, April 11, 1972
The New York Knicks defeated the Baltimore Bullets 107-101 in the NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals for a 4-2 series win.
Tuesday, April 11, 1967
The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Boston Celtics 140-116 in the NBA Eastern Division Finals for a 4-1 series win.
Thursday, April 11, 1963
The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the St. Louis Hawks 115-100 in the NBA Western Division Finals for a 4-3 series win.
Tuesday, April 11, 1961
Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics pulled down 38 rebounds in a 121-112 win over the St. Louis Hawks.
The Boston Celtics won their 4th NBA championship with a 121-112 win over the St. Louis Hawks.
Monday, April 11, 1960
The Cincinnati Royals selected Oscar Robertson with the first overall pick in the 1960 NBA draft.
Monday, April 11, 1955
4-time NBA All-Star Micheal Ray Richardson was born in Lubbock, Texas.