Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Deron Williams was traded from the Utah Jazz to the New Jersey Nets.
Friday, February 23, 1990
David Robinson of the San Antonio Spurs blocked 12 shots in a 105-95 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Monday, February 23, 1987
Nate McMillan of the Seattle SuperSonics dished out 25 assists in a 124-112 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Saturday, February 23, 1985
Ennis Whatley of the Chicago Bulls dished out 21 assists in a 140-125 win over the Golden State Warriors.
Friday, February 23, 1979
Phil Ford of the Kansas City Kings dished out 21 assists in a 121-112 win over the Phoenix Suns.
Saturday, February 23, 1974
Rick Barry of the Golden State Warriors scored 51 points in a 125-106 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
Wednesday, February 23, 1972
Tiny Archibald of the Cincinnati Royals scored 55 points in a 110-106 win over the Portland Trail Blazers.
Tuesday, February 23, 1960
Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scored 53 points in a 126-108 win over the Boston Celtics.
Sunday, February 23, 1958
Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics pulled down 38 rebounds in a 99-97 win over the Philadelphia Warriors.
Thursday, February 23, 1939
1-time NBA All-Star Lee Shaffer was born in Chicago, Illinois.