ESPN

Nets' Top 10 Playoff Moments

Grid
8 of 11
Previous
Next

No. 4: Bye, Champs!

Photograph By AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy

April 26, 1984: The Nets win 101-98 to eliminate defending champion Philadelphia in the first round. Darryl Dawkins exacted revenge on his former team, but Micheal Ray Richardson, Otis Birdsong and Buck Williams were the heroes of the Game 5 finale.