The NBA Finals continue tonight with Game Three of the 2014 series between the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat.

With the series tied at 1-1 there is still a lot to play for before we know who will be crowned champions this time around.

Down the years though there have been those moments where players of every generation have taken an NBA Finals game by the scruff of the neck, stepped up, and made the shots to catapult their team into a winning position.

With LeBron James and Tim Duncan looking to do that for their respective franchises Tuesday night in Miami GMS thought we should take a look at the five greatest scoring performances tonight's rosters will be looking to emulate.

Click through to see which five NBA stars of yesteryear caught fire when it really mattered in the postseason...

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