The NBA on NBC by Egantx7

Question 11

The 1994 Finals broadcast on The NBA on NBC had two notable things about it. It was the only NBA Finals to reach a 7th game while the Finals were broadcast on The NBA on NBC, however more notably, Game 5's coverage was partially up against a breaking news story that occurred between (roughly 6:20 and 8:00 pm, Pacific Time), and was tangentially sports related. What event brought down the ratings for Game 5 that year? (we'll be lenient on wording)

The O.J. Simpson white bronco chase