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10/30/2001 - Jordan returns in a Wizards uniform

Three and a half years after calling it quits, Michael Jordan returned to the court in a Washington Wizards jersey. The ex-Bull retired at the capable age of 35 and had shaken off rumors of a...

Today in Sports History: October 27th

10/27/2002 - Emmitt sets rushing record With an 11-yard burst through the defensive line of the Seattle Seahawks, Emmitt Smith surpasses Walter Payton's career total of 16,726 rushing yards,...

Today in Sports History: October 23rd

10/23/1931 - Dodgers fire Wilbert Robinson The Brooklyn Dodgers announce the firing of Wilbert Robinson, their manager since 1914. Robinson was universally addressed as "Uncle Robbie" and and...

Today in Sports History: October 22nd

10/22/1990 – Pearl Jam debuts At the Off Ramp Café in Seattle, Washington, the band soon to be known as "Pearl Jam" made its official debut. At the time, the band was actually known as "Mookie...

Today in Sports History: October 21st

10/21/1980 - Phillies end 98-year drought With a strikeout from Phillies reliever Tug McGraw, the Philadelphia Phillies defeat the Kansas City Royals in the sixth game of the World Series....

Today in Sports History: October 20th

10/20/1976 - Nets sell Erving to Sixers When the NBA absorbed four ABA teams in 1976, they did not do it for free. A $3.2 million entrance fee was required for the Denver Nuggets, San Antonio...

Today in Sports History: October 18th

10/18/1977 - Reggie hits three homers The New York Yankees defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers in six games to win their first World Series title since 1962, ending a tumultuous and at times chaotic...

Today in Sports History: October 15th

10/15/1981 - Krazy George invents the Wave If you are like me, you probably thought that the "Wave" was something that humans eventually stumbled on, like hitchhiking or bathing, and that it...

Today in Sports History: October 12th

10/12/1979 - Ford hits first three-pointerIn a game versus the Houston Rockets, Celtics guard Chris Ford hits the first three-pointer in NBA history. The game was also the professional debut of...

Today in Sports History: October 11th

10/11/2006 - Lidle crashes into New York City building Ten and a half years to the day Jessica Dubroff, a 7 year-old girl, died while attempting to become the youngest cross-country pilot in...

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