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Knicks fans have chance to own piece of NBA history featuring Willis Reed

Many legendary moments have taken place at Madison Square Garden, but one moment New York Knicks fans will always remember is Game 7 of the 1970 NBA Finals. Not only did the Knicks win their first championship after beating the Los Angeles Lakers, but this is also the game where the great Willis Reed proved his tenacity as a player.
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The Game Where Willis Reed Became A Legend: Game 7 Of The 1970 NBA Finals

Madison Squ are Garden is known as the mecca of basketball. Despite this, the New York Knicks have only won two titles since the franchise was founded in 1946. The Knicks have made eight NBA Finals during the years 1951, 1952, 1953, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1994, and 1999. They won in 1970 and 1973.
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Grambling Tigers top Southern & honor former GSU star Willis Reed

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'I will remember and cherish for the rest of my life': Grambling basketball honors Willis Reed

GRAMBLING - Willis Reed had his No. 50 jersey retired Saturday night, and the court in Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center named after him. After coming through the tunnel which was named after him and watching his jersey be revealed in the rafters, Reed was just excited to watch the rest of the men's basketball game between Grambling and Southern. Both the men's and women's teams pulled off upset wins against Southern, both previously undefeated in the SWAC, to give Reed even more to celebrate.
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GSU to Honor Willis Reed During Legend's Night

GRAMBLING, La. | The Grambling State University Department of Athletics will honor former GSU alum and NBA legend Willis Reed during pregame and halftime festivities during Legend's Night as the Tigers face off against rival Southern at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022 at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center.
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Naismith Hall of Famer, NBA legend Willis Reed to be honored at Grambling on Saturday

By: Brian Howard/Grambling Athletics GRAMBLING, La. | The Grambling State University Department of Athletics will honor former GSU alum and NBA legend Willis Reed during pregame and halftime festivities during Legend’s Night as the Tigers face off against rival Southern at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022 at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center.  Reed, a two-time NBA champion […]
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YouTube Gold: Willis Reed Takes On The Entire Lakers Team...And Wins

Willis Reed is a Hall of Fame center and justifiably so. He battled Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, Nate Thurmond and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on even terms despite being just 6-10, tops. Reed won two NBA titles with the New York Knicks and became legendary when he emerged from the tunnel in...
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Top NBA Finals moments: Hobbled Willis Reed inspires Knicks' victory in Game 7

The Series Situation: Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks tied, 3-3 The Play: Uncertain whether Willis Reed would be able to play through the muscle tear in his right thigh, the New York Knicks get an emotional rush when their captain hobbles onto the floor against the Lakers, hits two jump shots and boosts his teammates’ confidence and performance for their first NBA championship.
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Legends profile: Willis Reed

Of all the thrilling baskets scored in NBA history, there have been few more fabled than the two Willis Reed hit in the opening minutes of Game 7 of the 1970 Finals. Although they counted for only four points on the scoreboard, they were worth a million buckets of inspiration in the hearts of the New York Knicks.
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