Teams: San Antonio Spurs vs. Milwaukee Bucks
Result: 171-166, Spurs
MVPs: George Gervin, Mike Mitchell, Brian Winters
Spanning to triple overtime, this 1982 contest between the Spurs and the Bucks was highlighted by a 50-point day from George Gervin, as well as 45 points from his teammate Mike Mitchell, and 42 from the Bucks' Brian Winters. Until the Pistons and the Nuggets would break the record just a season later, this Spurs-Bucks showdown featured the most points out of any NBA game ever. Today, it still stands as the second highest-scoring game in the history the league.