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1993

(First round; Knicks win 3-1. Miller: 31.5 ppg)

• Game 1 (April 30 @ MSG): Miller scores 32, including 17-for-17 from the line, but Knicks win 107-104.

• Game 3 (May 4 @ Indiana): The "head butt" game. Miller scores 36 as the Pacers win their only game of the series, 116-93. John Starks head-butts Miller in the third quarter, resulting in Starks' ejection.

• Game 4 (May 6 @ Indiana): Knicks wrap up series with a 109-100 OT win, but Miller scores 33.

1994

(Eastern Conference finals; Knicks win 4-3. Miller: 24.7 ppg)

• Game 4 (May 30 @ Indiana): Miller scores 31 as the Pacers win 83-77 to even the series at 2 after losing the first two games at MSG.

• Game 5 (June 1 @ MSG): Of all the "Miller games," this is the most memorable. He scores 25 of his game-high 39 points in the fourth quarter as the Pacers take a 3-2 series lead with a 93-86 comeback win before a stunned MSG crowd. Miller hits five 3-pointers in the fourth quarter.

• Game 7 (June 5 @ MSG): Miller scores 25, but, with Charles Oakley contesting the shot, he misses a potential game-winning 3 in the final five seconds, then commits a controversial flagrant foul on Starks to all but seal Knicks' series-clinching win.

1995

(Eastern Conference semifinals; Pacers win 4-3. Miller: 22.6 ppg)

• Game 1 (May 7 @ MSG): Miller caps a 31-point game by scoring eight points over an 8.9-second span, wiping out a six-point Knicks lead and giving the Pacers a series-opening 107-105 win.

• Game 7 (May 21 @ MSG): After scoring 21, 23 and 18 points in the previous three games, Miller scores a game-high 29 as the Pacers win 97-95. New York's Patrick Ewing missed a layup in the closing seconds.

1998

(Eastern Conference semfinals; Pacers win 4-1. Miller: 24.6 ppg)

• Game 4 (May 10 @ MSG): After averaging 20.3 points in the first three games, Miller scores 38 -- including a last-second 3 to force OT -- as the Pacers win 118-107 and take a 3-1 series lead. A quintessential Miller moment comes in the final seconds of regulation. With the Knicks up 102-99, Rik Smits misses a short runner. But Chris Mullin dives for the loose ball in front of the Knicks bench, flips to Mark Jackson at the top of the circle, who finds Miller on the left wing for a game-tying 3 with 5.9 seconds left.

• Game 5 (May 13 @ Indiana): Miller scores 24 as the Pacers win 99-88.
http://www.indystar.com/articles/9/234556-8499-179.html
 
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