VIDEO: The 2010-11 NBA Finals
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Today’s Topic: Top Finals Upsets
On June 12, 2011, Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Miami Heat in Game 6 of the NBA Finals to win their first championship in franchise history. The newly assembled “big-three” of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh made the Heat heavily favored over the Mavericks coming into the series. But Dallas rallied from a 2-1 series deficit to pull off the upset.
This Throwback Thursday we look back at the top upsets in NBA Finals history.
(NOTE: Click the “caption” icon below the photo for details about each moment.)
Gallery: TBT: Top Finals Upsets
Which upset do you think was the most surprising? Leave your comments below!