Friday, March 13, 2009
LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers scored 51 points in a 126-123 win over the Sacramento Kings.
Tuesday, March 13, 2001
2-time NBA All-Star Walter Dukes died at the age of 70.
Tuesday, March 13, 1990
John Stockton of the Utah Jazz dished out 21 assists in a 114-106 loss to the Phoenix Suns.
Thursday, March 13, 1980
2-time NBA All-Star Caron Butler was born in Racine, Wisconsin.
Tuesday, March 13, 1962
Bill Russell of the Boston Celtics pulled down 37 rebounds in a 142-110 win over the Syracuse Nationals.
Sunday, March 13, 1960
The Minneapolis Lakers defeated the Detroit Pistons 114-99 in the NBA Western Division Semifinals for a 2-0 series win.
Sunday, March 13, 1949
George Mikan of the Minneapolis Lakers scored 51 points in a 100-90 win over the New York Knicks.