Take a stroll down memory lane by checking out what major events unfolded on this date in NBA history.

June 21, 1988
James Worthy posted the first triple-double of his career with 36 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists as the Los Angeles Lakers defeated Detroit 108-105 in Game 7 of the Finals to become the first NBA team to successfully defend its title since the Boston Celtics in 1968 and 1969. The Lakers also became the first team in NBA history to win three consecutive seven-game series (4-3 over Utah, Dallas and Detroit).

June 21, 1999
The New York Knicks defeated the San Antonio Spurs, 89-81, in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, snapping San Antonio’s record 12-game playoff winning streak in one playoff season. The Spurs rebounded with two more wins to capture their first NBA championship, posting a 15-2 record in the 1999 Playoffs.

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