March 6, 1964: Elijah Muhammad renames Cassius Clay, Muhammad Ali
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March 5, 1991: In '91 Reggie Miller joined the free-throw shooting elite as well, leading the NBA and setting a new Pacers record with a .918 percentage (551-of-600)....Established a club mark by making 52 consecutive free throws from 3/5 to 3/18....Led Indiana in scoring for the second straight season, finishing with 22.6 points per game on .512 field-goal shooting. The only Pacer to start all 82 games, he also recorded his first career triple-double against the Charlotte Hornets on March 5, with 22 points, 10 assists, and 10 rebounds.
March 2, 1962 "Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors scored 100 points, the most ever by an NBA player in a single game, during his team’s 169-147 win over the New York Knicks in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Chamberlain shot 36-of-63 from the field and 28-of-32 from the free throw line, to go with 25 rebounds. His 50.4 ppg scoring average in 80 games during the 1961-62 season remains an NBA record."
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