On This Date 4/15/1965
It is one of the most dramatic endings in the history of the NBA Playoffs. The Eastern Division Finals between the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers had come down to a seventh game at the Boston Garden. The Celtics were clinging to a 110-109 lead with five seconds left as the Sixers had the ball with a chance to win. However, John Havlicek stole the ball to preserve the win.