#NBArank Best Playoff Vines: Larry Bird with the steal, flip to DJ

Larry Bird with the steal, pass to Dennis Johnson

When it happened
1987 East finals: Game 5: Pistons vs. Celtics

Just six words on six seconds
Clutch steal: most heroic of plays. -- Henry Abbott

How did Bird stay inbounds? -- Justin Hagey

Great awareness by DJ to cut. -- J.A. Adande

Not so great awareness by Isiah. -- Matt Wong

Bird steals Bad Boys' title dreams. -- Jackie MacMullan

The most culturally loaded steal ever. -- Royce Webb

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