8.9 seconds that created a legend and changed lives

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  • Reggie Miller’s eight-point flurry over an 8.9-second stretch in the final minute of a playoff game against New York in Madison Square Garden stands as one of the most iconic moments in NBA history. It assured him a place in the hearts and minds of fans around the world, and influenced lives as well. Seriously.

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    It sounded like a meaningless cliché when Tom Hammond threw out the line at the start of the television broadcast. Just another routine, harmless bit of pre-game hype.

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