Back in TIme: February 25
Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston
Muhammad Ali TKOs Sonny Liston in seven rounds for heavyweight boxing title.
Due to a salary impasse, the Cardinals trade 20-game winner Steve Carlton (20-9) to the last place Phillies for pitcher Rick Wise.
"Pistol" Pete Maravich scores a career-high 68 points as the New Orleans Jazz defeated New York 124-107. Only five NBA players have ever scored more than 68 points in a game.
Dallas Cowboys fire coach Tom Landry after a 29-year career.
Phil Rizzuto is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Born on this Day
Bobby Riggs (1918)<br>Billy Packer (1940)<br>Ron Santo (1940) <br>James Brown (1951)<br>Kurt Rambis (1958, pictured)<br>Don Majkowski (1964)<br>Dave Brown (1970)<br>Byron Dafoe (1971)<br>Samaki Walke (1976)<br>Joakim Noah (1985)<br>