On This Date 6/14/1990
The Bad Boys go back-to-back. For the second straight year, the Detroit Pistons are NBA Champions as they beat the Portland Trail Blazers in five games. The Pistons win Game 5 in Portland 92-90, closing the game on a 9-0 run over the final two minutes. Leading the Pistons run is Vinnie Johnson, who scores seven of the last nine points, including a 15-foot jumper in the final second as Isiah Thomas was named NBA Finals MVP.