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Tuesday, April 3, 2001
Jerry Stackhouse of the Detroit Pistons scored 57 points in a 110-83 win over the Chicago Bulls.
Saturday, April 3, 1999
Kendall Gill of the New Jersey Nets recorded 11 steals in an 88-77 win over the Miami Heat.
Sunday, April 3, 1994
Sherman Douglas of the Boston Celtics dished out 22 assists in a 135-112 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
Tuesday, April 3, 1990
Kevin Johnson of the Phoenix Suns dished out 20 assists in a 117-111 win over the Dallas Mavericks.
Sunday, April 3, 1988
Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls scored 59 points in a 112-110 win over the Detroit Pistons.
Friday, April 3, 1981
The Chicago Bulls defeated the New York Knicks 115-114 in the NBA Eastern Conference First Round for a 2-0 series win.
Saturday, April 3, 1976
George Johnson of the Golden State Warriors blocked 10 shots in a 130-115 win over the Seattle SuperSonics.
Friday, April 3, 1970
The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 115-106 in the NBA Eastern Division Semifinals for a 4-1 series win.
Tuesday, April 3, 1962
The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Detroit Pistons 123-117 in the NBA Western Division Finals for a 4-2 series win.
Wednesday, April 3, 1957
Dick McGuire was traded from the New York Knicks to the Fort Wayne Pistons.
Tuesday, April 3, 1951
The Rochester Royals defeated the Minneapolis Lakers 80-75 in the NBA Western Division Finals for a 3-1 series win.