Top 10 Seven Game Series of the Decade

Paul Swaney@@PaulSwaneySenior Analyst IMay 2, 2009

Top 10 Seven Game Series of the Decade

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    CHICAGO - APRIL 30: Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls goes up for a shot against the Boston Celtics in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on April 30, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bulls

10. 2004 ALCS Red Sox vs. Yankees

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    NEW YORK - OCTOBER 20:  David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with teammate Manny Ramirez #24 after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning against the New York Yankees during game seven of the American League Championship Series on Octo

9. 2005 NBA Finals San Antonio Spurs vs. Detroit Pistons

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    SAN ANTONIO - JUNE 23:  Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs puts a shot up over Rasheed Wallace #36 of the Detroit Pistons in Game seven of the 2005 NBA Finals at SBC Center on June 23, 2005 in San Antonio, Texas.  The Spurs defeated the Pistons 81-74

8. 2002 NHL West Finals Red Wings vs. Avalanche

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    DETROIT, MI - MAY 27:  Peter Forsberg #21 of the Colorado Avalanche has Dominik Hasek #39, Steve Yzerman #19 and Chris Chelois #24 all down but not out, as Hasek made the save during the last seconds of game five of the Western Conference finals in the St

7. 2003 ALCS Yankees vs. Red Sox

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    BRONX, NY - OCTOBER 16:  Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees celebrates after teammate Aaron Boone hit the game winning home run in the bottom of the eleventh inning against the Boston Red Sox during game 7 of the American League Championship Serie

6. 2002 NBA West Finals Lakers vs. Kings

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 28:  Kobe Bryant #8 of the Los Angeles Lakers talks to referee Tim Donaghy #21, in the first half against the Phoenix Suns in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2006 NBA Playoffs April 28, 2006 at Staples

5. 2004 Stanley Cup Finals Lightning vs. Flames

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    TAMPA, FL - JUNE 7:   Brad Richards #19 of the Tampa Bay Lightning holds the Stanley Cup above his head after the victory over the Calgary Flames in Game seven of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals on June 7, 2004 at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. Th

4. 2006 NHL East Finals Hurricanes vs. Sabres

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    PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 19:  Cam Ward #30 of the Carolina Hurricanes makes a save against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wachovia Center on December 19, 2006 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Hurricanes won 2-1. (Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)

3. 2001 World Series Diamondbacks vs. Yankees

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    4 Nov 2001: Craig Counsell #4, Luis Gonzalez #20, Curt Schilling #38 and David Dellucci #36 of the Arizona Diamondbacks celebrate defeating the New York Yankees to win game seven of the Major League Baseball World Series at Bank One Ballpark in Phoenix, A

2. 2006 NBA West Semis Mavericks vs. Spurs

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    DALLAS - JUNE 20:  Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks celebrates a basket in the second quarter against the Miami Heat in game six of the 2006 NBA Finals on June 20, 2006 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly a

1. 2009 NBA East Quarterfinals Bulls vs. Celtics

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    CHICAGO - APRIL 30: Ray Allen #20 of the Boston Celtics puts up a shot over Ben Gordon #7 of the Chicago Bulls in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at the United Center on April 30, 2009 in Chicago, Illinois. NO
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