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Thursday, June 25, 2009
The Los Angeles Clippers selected Blake Griffin with the first overall pick in the 2009 NBA draft.
Friday, June 25, 1999
The San Antonio Spurs won their 1st NBA championship with a 78-77 win over the New York Knicks.
Wednesday, June 25, 1997
The San Antonio Spurs selected Tim Duncan with the first overall pick in the 1997 NBA draft.
Monday, June 25, 1979
The Los Angeles Lakers selected Magic Johnson with the first overall pick in the 1979 NBA draft.
Saturday, June 25, 1966
8-time NBA All-Star Dikembe Mutombo was born in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Thursday, June 25, 1942
7-time NBA All-Star Willis Reed was born in Hico, Louisiana.