23. Elgin Baylor vs. Boston Celtics, Game 5 NBA Finals, April 14, 1962.

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The setting: With 1:22 left at the Boston Garden, Baylor hit a 15-footer to put the Lakers ahead, 118-117. The significance: Baylor’s shot put the Lakers ahead to stay and their 126-121 victory gave them a 3-2 lead in the series. Baylor finished the game with 61 points, an NBA playoff record... Associated Press