What’s Happening in Sports: June 19, 2021
June 19th, 2021 features the second Game 7 of the 2021 NBA Playoffs as Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton lead the Bucks into Brooklyn for their final matchup against the Nets’ Kevin Durant and James Harden with a trip to the ECF on the line. The MLB’s full slate of games is highlighted by a battle between the highest-scoring offense, Astros, and the AL’s best defense (White Sox) behind by Cy Young contender SP Lance Lynn. With minicamps completed, the NFL’s summer hiatus has begun as teams look forward to training camp.
See what happened in sports on June 19th last year, headlined by the MLB closing and cleaning all Spring Training facilities and refusing to schedule a season beyond 60 games as well as the anniversary of LeBron’s Cavs legendary 3-1 comeback getting capped off with a historic Game 7 win. This daily sports article includes real headlines only (no clickbait rumors), all of the best highlights, interesting facts from around the NFL, NBA, & MLB, the main games to watch, top performances of the day, notable birthdays, and a quick recap of significant events on this day in sports history.
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