10. 1985 NBA Finals — Boston Celtics vs. Houston Rockets, 14.1 rating
Ralph Sampson and Akeem were only able to break out of the stacked Western Conference once in the 1980s, and as a reward they met up with a resilient Celtics team. While Larry Bird struggled (relatively speaking) with his shot, Kevin McHale, Dennis Johnson and Robert Parish carried the Celtics to a six-game series victory.
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