FACT OF THE DAY
January 29 2021
Jerry West is the silhouette on the NBA logo.
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September 12 2023
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September 11 2023
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September 10 2023
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September 9 2023
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September 8 2023
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September 7 2023
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September 6 2023
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September 5 2023
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September 4 2023
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September 3 2023
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September 2 2023