POINT 3 ‘Buzzer Beater’ Tee Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the Trent Tucker Rule

by January 15, 2015

This week marks the 25th anniversary of play that led to the “Trent Tucker Rule.” You know, this shot:

On MLK Day in 1990, Tucker hit a buzzer-beater despite only 0.1 being left on the clock. The following year, the NBA instituted a rule saying there has to be at least 0.3 on the clock for a catch-and-shoot from out-of-bounds. (Word to Derek Fisher.) In honor of this anniversary, our friends at POINT 3 Basketball put together a list of the most devastating buzzer-beaters ever in basketball, from Larry Bird to LeBron James.

Check out the full list here.

Not only that, but POINT 3—whose name comes from the same rule—is releasing a limited edition “Buzzer Beater” t-shirt. The only way to get yours is by spending $25 or more on POINT 3 gear, and you’ll get the Buzzer Beater T for free while supplies last.