Newspaper article Charleston Gazette Mail

Sports History

Newspaper article Charleston Gazette Mail

Sports History

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Feb. 29

1964 - Cincinnati teammates Jerry Lucas and Oscar Robertson combine for a rare 40-40 performance when the Royals defeat the host Philadelphia 76ers 117-114. Lucas, the Rookie of the Year, has a team-record 40 rebounds and league MVP Robertson scores 43 points. 1976 - Boston goalie Gilles Gilbert extends his NHL-record winning streak to 17 games, with a 5-3 victory over Vancouver at the Boston Garden.

1980 - Hartford's Gordie Howe scores his 800th NHL goal to help the Whalers beat St. Louis 3-0.

1992 - Ray Bourque has a goal and two assists to give him 1,000 career points in the Bruins' 5-5 tie against Washington. He becomes the third NHL defenseman to score 1,000 points.

1996 - The Dallas Mavericks set NBA records for 3-pointers in a game with 18 and in a half with 12 during a 137-120 victory over Denver. …

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