Kansas missed the front end of the one-and-one, which allowed Michigan's star point guard to dribble up the floor and release a 30-footer for the game-tying shot. Michigan won 87-85 in overtime.
In honor of his 55th birthday, we rank the five best game-winning shots from the greatest player to ever lace up on a basketball court. 5. February 16, 1989 vs Milwaukee.Reggie Miller is one of the greatest players in NBA history, and one of the best sharpshooters the game as ever seen. He was deadly from beyond the three-point arc and had a knack for coming up with huge shots in key moments. He was a five-time All-Star, had his number retired by the Indiana Pacers, and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2012.He scored the third-most points in NBA history. He also missed more shots than anybody in NBA history. He once scored 81 points, the second-highest single-game total in NBA history.
Lebron James, statistically is the most clutch player and has been the most clutch player for most of his career, despite the popular misconception that he isn’t. He also holds the most playoff buzzer beaters, surpassing Jordan. In the Playoffs, L.
LeBron also has a slightly better percentage when it comes to clutch shots, landing 47 percent of his attempted game-winning shots, compared with Jordan's 45 percent. Saturday night's buzzer.
When Kareem Abdul-Jabbar left the game in 1989 at age 42, no NBA player had ever scored more points, blocked more shots, won more Most Valuable Player Awards, played in more All-Star Games or logged more seasons. His list of personal and team accomplishments is perhaps the most awesome in league history: Rookie of the Year, member of six NBA championship teams, six-time NBA MVP, two-time NBA.
Years later, the shot is remembered as one of the most significant in NBA Finals, and perhaps the league’s, history. The improbability of that comeback has certainly added to its legend, so much.
Kobe Bryant has missed more shots in the regular season than any other player in NBA history. The Los Angeles Lakers star passed Celtics legend Jon Havlicek's record (13,147) during Tuesday night.
Basketball has always lent itself to long winning streaks, and there are 32 in NBA history longer than the Raptors'. One of those happened back in November and December when Milwaukee won 18 in a.
NBA post-season records. Language; Watch; Edit This article lists all-time records achieved in the NBA post-season in major categories recognized by the league, including those set by teams and individuals in single games, series, and careers. The NBA also recognizes records from its original incarnation, the Basketball Association of America. Playoff records Game. Most minutes in a game; 67.
Mikan was an offensive machine who took a ridiculous 50.5 shots per every 48 minutes of play, by far the highest average of any center in NBA history. He also averaged 24 rebounds per 48 minutes played and 23.1 points per game, the latter of which is the fourth-best among all centers. In just seven career NBA seasons, Mikan won five championships, an MVP award and was named to the All-NBA.
Kobe Bryant broke the record last night for most missed shots in NBA history. Bryant went 10-26 for a game-high 26 points in a 107-102 loss to the Memphis.
OrlandoMagic.com's Josh Cohen ranks the 10 most clutch players in NBA history. Click through this slideshow for full rankings and analysis. For a look at the 70 most clutch players of all-time.
Sunday marks the 22nd anniversary of Michael Jordan's game-winning shot in Game 6 of the 1998 NBA Finals. The NBA's grandest stage, the NBA Finals, has also produced some of the greatest shots in.
The NBA has a long and storied history of stars stepping up to the challenge of taking and making big-time clutch shots. But if your season is on the line and your team down one with 10 seconds left, who would you pick to take the final shot if given the chance to select any player from all of NBA history? MORE: Every game-winning buzzer-beater this season. Before giving our picks, we want to.
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Who has the most game-winning shots in NBA history? I cannot find a database or table that tracks how many game-winning shots players have hit in their careers. I want to find an actual statistic for the most game-winning shots hit ever by one player in the NBA.