On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: June 18, George Mikan was born


1924 – Today is the 89th anniversary of Minneapolis Lakers center George Mikan’s birth. In his seven professional seasons, he was a part of five championship teams. Mikan averaged 23.1 points per game in 439 regular season games, a top-25 average all-time. He also was a four-time All-Star.

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