On this day in 2009: LeBron James hits game-winning buzzer-beater 3 against Orlando Magic in game 2 of Eastern Conference Finals (video)

The Cleveland Cavaliers would eventually lose the series in 6 games.

On this day in 2009: LeBron James hits game-winning buzzer-beater 3 against Orlando Magic in game 2 of Eastern Conference Finals (video)
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James hugs teammate guard Wally Szczerbiak during a first-round NBA playoff basketball game Sunday, April 26, 2009, in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) (Source: Carlos Osorio)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - On this day in 2009, then Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James hit a game-winning buzzer-beater three against the Orlando Magic to tie the series at one in the Eastern Conference Finals.

The Cavs defeated the Magic 96-95 in game two.

James on the night finished with 35 points, five assists, four rebounds, and one steal, according to Basketball-Reference.

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