What’s Happening in Sports: May 3, 2021
May 3rd, 2021 features Nikola Jokic and Michael Porter Jr. leading the Nuggets in a trip to the Staples Center to face-off with LeBron James and Anthony Davis‘ Lakers. In a captivating duel at the PG position, Damian Lillard and the Blazers go head-to-head with Trae Young‘s Hawks as both teams have the same exact win total. Steph Curry fuels the Warriors in a battle with Zion Williamson‘s Pelicans, while Julius Randle‘s Knicks visit Memphis to take on Ja Morant‘s Grizzlies. The MLB has an intriguing menu of games for the day and NFL teams adjust to what their new rookies bring to the franchises.
See what happened in sports on May 3rd last year, headlined by episodes five and six of “The Last Dance” airing, the Bengals declining John Ross‘ fifth-year option, and the Falcons doing the same with Charles Harris. 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. More content will be uploaded throughout the day.