The top 10 NBA playoff performances (LeBron James, Michael Jordan, Allen Iverson, etc.)

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SportsCenter relives the ten greatest playoff performances in NBA history, including Allen Iverson’s stepping over Ty Lue in Game 1 of the 2001 NBA Finals, (0:28) Larry Bird’s “heat game” in Game 5 of the 1984 NBA Finals, (0:48) Klay Thompson’s 11 3-pointers in Game 6 of the 2016 Western Conference finals, (1:12) LeBron James scoring the Cleveland Cavaliers’ final 25 points in Game 5 of the 2007 Eastern Conference finals, (1:35) Isiah Thomas’ 25-point quarter in Game 6 of the 1988 NBA Finals.

(2:00) Michael Jordan’s “shrug game” in Game 1 of the 1992 NBA Finals, (2:20) Bill Russell’s 30-point, 40-rebound effort in Game 7 of the 1962 NBA Finals, (2:40) LeBron James’ 45 points in Game 6 of the 2012 Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics, (3:01) Michael Jordan’s “flu game” in Game Five of the 1997 NBA Finals and (3:22) Magic Johnson’s clutch performance in Game 6 of the 1980 NBA Finals: