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The 5 Biggest NBA Brawls During the 1990s – Basketball Fights

December 4, 2019


the 80s is perhaps the decade that saved
MBA basketball thanks to players like Larry Bird and Magic Johnson in addition
the eighties was also an extremely physical decade largely in part to the
bad-boy Detroit Pistons although bird and Johnson retire in the
90s that physical style mentality from the 80s did not quite go extinct during
the following decade 90 sports nostalgia presents five biggest NBA brawls in the
1990s and don’t forget to kindly subscribe give us a like and check out
more an ID sports the Soulja material the fifth biggest NBA brawl during the
1990s the heat Knicks brawl during the 1998 playoffs in a first-round game for
matchup between the New York Knicks and the Miami Heat and with seconds
remaining Alonzo Mourning and Larry Johnson found themselves isolated away
from the action the two former Charlotte Hornets were not too fond of each other
during their time as teammates and thus the tension was probably simmering
leading up to this exchange however it was probably Knicks head coach Jeff Van
Gundy who seemingly got the worst of it unfortunately for the second seeded heat
warning their best player was suspended along with Johnson for the game five
elimination game as a seventh seeded Knicks won the series three games to two
the fourth biggest NBA vaulter in the 1990s the 76ers pistons brawl in 1990
after Bill Laimbeer shelpt the basketball into his former teammate Rick
Mahorn chaos broke out the main protagonists
during this brawl were Charles Barkley and Laimbeer other players who also
threw punches during this melee were Detroit’s Isiah Thomas and Scott
Hastings over $162,000 were handed out in fines which was a record at that time
sprawl occurred in late April 1990 as Pistons head coach Chuck Daly asserted
that Barkley had been challenging Laimbeer since the early part of the
season the third biggest NBA vault in the 1990s the Knicks bulls brawl during
the 1994 playoffs knick game three Eastern Conference semifinals matchup
Knicks starting guard Derek Harper got into a bull’s backup guard Jojo English
which resulted in Harper throwing English to the ground NBA commissioner
David Stern was in attendance and sitting a few rows away from the action
stadium security got a vault as it took some time to get back to normalcy Harper
was suspended for two games in English for one game but the next wound up
winning the series four games that the second-biggest NPA brought her in
the 90s the heat Hawks 1994 playoff brawl the Atlanta Hawks were the
unlikely top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs in 1994 the first
round matchup between the Miami Heat had quite the brawl Game two it started with
a Atlanta’s Dwayne Ferrell taunting – grant long after a layup and a foul long
preceded to choke Ferrell which prompted many players and both teams to get
involved especially my name is Keith Haskins received a three-game suspension
and Atlanta’s Doug Edwards received a two-game suspension
additionally long received a one game suspension twelve other players are fine
for leaving the bench during this fight and the biggest NBA brawl during the
1990s the Knicks Suns well in 1993 shortly before the half ended tension
was quickly rising between Phoenix’s point guard Kevin Johnson and New York’s
point guard Doc Rivers in this regular season matchup as a buzzer sounded two
and a half and after hard screen by Johnson reversal the biggest and being
wall during the 90s transpire the wildest part of this ball was when
Knicks guard Greg Anthony participated in history close
consequently stricter penalties would be put in place because of this fight in
fact this event prompted the NBA to make rules to punish players who leave the
bench during the fight

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7 Comments

  • Reply 90s Sports Nostalgia January 17, 2018 at 2:59 am

    Were there any other brawls during the 90s that you thought were more interesting?
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  • Reply Deshawn Loc September 4, 2018 at 7:28 am

    Lets go Knicks

  • Reply Grand Old Soul October 12, 2018 at 3:52 am

    good video we need more like this. i remember one with the nuggets and wizards maybe…

  • Reply Manuel Villalta October 20, 2018 at 5:08 pm

    Knicks always got busy

  • Reply Dan Zinder March 9, 2019 at 9:49 pm

    Pfft. Not even the biggest Knicks/Heat playoffs brawl. The JVG moment is iconic though.

  • Reply Dumisa Tony Johnson March 16, 2019 at 11:33 pm

    Miami Heat vs New York Knickerbockers

    1997 Eastern Conference Semifinals
    Miami beats New York 4 to 3
    Miami comes back from a 3 games to 1 series deficit to beat NY

    1998 eastern conference quarterfinals
    New York beats Miami 3 to 2

    1999 eastern conference quarterfinals New York beats Miami 3 to 2
    New York is the second number 8 seed in history to defeat a number one seed in the NBA playoffs

    2000 eastern conference semifinals
    New York beats Miami 4 to 3

  • Reply Dumisa Tony Johnson March 16, 2019 at 11:35 pm

    Greg Anthony cheap shots Johnson in street clothes

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