This Date in History: June 4, 1976 - Longest NBA Finals Game Ever

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On June 4th, 1976, the Phoenix Suns and Boston Celtics entered game 5 with the series tied 2-2. The game went into three overtimes, making it the first Finals game to ever last that long. The Celtics were able to walk away with the 128-126 win.