1921 — Cy Denneny of the Ottawa Senators scores six goals in a 12-5 victory over the Hamilton Tigers.
1951 — Ezzard Charles wins a unanimous 15-round decision over Jersey Joe Walcott to retain the world heavyweight title in Detroit.
1970 — Austin Carr scores an NCAA tournament-record 61 points as Notre Dame routs Ohio State 112-82.
1987 — Thomas Hearns wins his third championship, the WBC light heavyweight title, with a 10-round TKO of Dennis Andries.
1996 — Magic Johnson became the second NBA player to reach 10,000 career assists.