Date: 5/5/1981, Game 1
Teams: Boston Celtics vs. Houston Rockets
With the Celtics down 87-84 late in Game 1 of the 1981 Finals, Larry Bird followed up his miss with a quick board and putback. He finished the game with 18 points, 21 rebounds and nine assists. Beantown eventually hoisted the trophy after six games. Follow up every shot, kids.