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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Christian Laettner won two national titles, an Olympic gold and played 12 seasons in the NBA.
To this day, all anyone wants to talk about is The Shot. March 28, 1992, NCAA East Regional final at the Spectrum in Philadelphia. Laettner catches a long inbounds pass with the clock nearly expired, turns and shoots, and sends Duke to a win over Kentucky and on to a national championship.
"People always approach me and ask about that game, every day of the year, especially ...
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