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Thursday, June 17, 2010
The Los Angeles Lakers won their 16th NBA championship with an 83-79 win over the Boston Celtics.
Tuesday, June 17, 2008
The Boston Celtics won their 17th NBA championship with a 131-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Wednesday, June 17, 1992
Charles Barkley was traded from the Philadelphia 76ers to the Phoenix Suns.
Tuesday, June 17, 1986
The Cleveland Cavaliers selected Brad Daugherty with the first overall pick in the 1986 NBA draft.
Saturday, June 17, 1933
3-time NBA All-Star Maurice Stokes was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.