2011 Playoffs

Eastern Conference First Round (Miami 4, Philadelphia 1)

Game 1-April 16 (Philadelphia 89, Miami 97): Chris Bosh notched 25 points and 12 rebounds as the HEAT defeated the 76ers 97-89 in Game 1 at home Saturday. LeBron James added 21 points, 14 rebounds, five assists and three blocks while Dwyane Wade had 17 points and seven rebounds.

Game 2-April 18 (Philadelphia 73, Miami 94): LeBron James scored 29 points and Chris Bosh added 21 Monday night as the HEAT cruised to a 94-73 win over the Sixers in Game 2. Dwyane Wade, questionable because of migraines, started and had 14 points. Game 3 will be Thursday night in Philadephia.

Game 3-April 21 (Miami 100, Philadelphia 94): Dwyane Wade had 32 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists as the HEAT took a 3-0 series-lead over the Sixers with a 100-94 victory in Philadelphia on Thursday night. LeBron James tallied 24 points and 15 boards while Chris Bosh scored 19. The HEAT go for the sweep of the Sixers on Sunday afternoon.

Game 4-April 24 (Miami 82, Philadelphia 86): LeBron James scored 31 points and Dwyane Wade added 22, but the HEAT fell short in the closing moments of Game 4 against the 76ers, losing 86-82 in Philly on Sunday. The HEAT lead the series 3-1 and look to close out the Sixers in Game 5 on Wednesday.

Game 5-April 27 (Philadelphia 91, Miami 97): Dwyane Wade had 26 points and 11 rebounds as the HEAT closed out their first-round series against the 76ers with a 97-91 victory in Miami on Wednesday. Chris Bosh (22 points, 11 boards) and LeBron James (16 points, 10 boards) both tallied double-doubles. The HEAT face off against the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semifinals.

Eastern Conference Semifinals (Miami 4, Boston 1)

Game 1-May 1 (Boston 90, Miami 99): Dwyane Wade led the way with 38 points as the HEAT beat the Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals 99-90 in Miami on Sunday afternoon. James Jones (25 points) came off the bench to hit five 3-pointers while LeBron James scored 22. Game 2 of the series is Tuesday.

Game 2-May 3 (Boston 91, Miami 102): With the game tied in the fourth quarter, the HEAT went on a 14-0 run to shut down the Celtics 102-91 in Game 2 Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena. LeBron James scored 24 of his 35 in the second half, Dwyane Wade finished with 28 and Chris Bosh added 17 with 11 rebounds. With Miami up 2-0, the series shifts to Boston for Game 3 on Saturday.

Game 3-May 7 (Miami 81, Boston 97): Dwyane Wade had 23 points and seven rebounds and Joel Anthony added a double-double (12 points, 11 rebounds) but the Heat fell to the Celtics 97-81 in Game 3 Saturday night. LeBron James scored 15 points, and Mario Chalmers came off the bench for 17 points. The series continues Monday night in Boston.

Game 4-May 9 (Miami 98, Boston 90): LeBron James had 35 points with 14 rebounds and Dwyane Wade added 28 points as the HEAT scored a 98-90 overtime win in Boston on Monday night, extending their series lead over the Celtics to 3-1. Chris Bosh posted 20 points with 12 boards for Miami, which hosts Game 5 on Wednesday.

Game 5-May 11 (Boston 87, Miami 97): Dwyane Wade led the way with 34 points as the HEAT won Game 5 in Miami on Wednesday 97-87 over the Celtics to move on to the Eastern Conference Finals. LeBron James scored 33 while Chris Bosh tallied 14 points and 11 rebounds. Miami moves on to face the winner of the Atlanta-Chicago series.

Eastern Conference Finals (Miami 4, Chicago 1)

Game 1-May 15 (Miami 82, Chicago 103): Chris Bosh had 30 points and Dwyane Wade scored 18, but the visiting HEAT fell to the Bulls 103-82 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday night. LeBron James added 15 points for the HEAT, who look to bounce back in Game 2 on Wednesday.

Game 2-May 18 (Miami 85, Chicago 75): LeBron James had 29 points, 10 rebounds and Dwyane Wade scored 24 as the visiting HEAT even up the Eastern Conference finals at 1-1 in a 85-75 win over the Bulls on Wednesday night. Udonis Haslem added 13 points for the HEAT, who look forward to Game 3 on Sunday at 8:30 p.m.

Game 3-May 22 (Chicago 85, Miami 96): Chris Bosh (34 points) and the HEAT separated themselves from the Bulls in the fourth quarter for a 96-85 home victory in Game 3 of the East Finals and a 2-1 series lead. LeBron James (10 assists) scored 22 points and Dwyane Wade added 17 for the HEAT, who also improved to 7-0 at home this postseason.

Game 4-May 24 (Chicago 93, Miami 101): LeBron James scored a game-high 35 points and added six assists to lead the HEAT to a 101-93 overtime win against the Bulls in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals at AmrericanAirlines Arena on Tuesday night. Chris Bosh finished with 22 points and Mike Miller had 12 off the bench to help Miami take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series.

Game 5-May 26 (Miami 83, Chicago 80): Down by as many as 13, the HEAT won the East and roared into the NBA Finals after LeBron James and Dwyane Wade combined for 49 points and sparked a late rally to help Miami oust the Bulls in Game 5 with a 83-80 road win Thursday night. The HEAT now set out to capture their second NBA title against the Dallas Mavericks.

NBA Finals (Dallas 4, Miami 2)

Game 1-May 31 (Dallas 84, Miami 92): LeBron James had 24 points and Dwyane Wade added a double-double (22 points, 10 rebounds) as the HEAT pulled away from the Dallas Mavericks for a 92-84 home win in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night. Chris Bosh finished with 19 points and nine boards to help Miami take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.

Game 2-June 2 (Dallas 95, Miami 93): The HEAT let a 15-point 4th-quarter lead slip away in Game 2 of the 2011 NBA Finals to lose 95-93 to the Mavericks on Thursday night. Dwyane Wade led the way with 36 points while LeBron James tallied 20 points and eight rebounds. The HEAT travel to Dallas for Game 3 with the series tied 1-1.

Game 3-June 5 (Miami 88, Dallas 86): Dwyane Wade had 29 points and 11 rebounds as the HEAT held off the Mavs late in Game 3 to capture a 88-86 road win on Sunday night. Chris Bosh scored 18 and LeBron James added 17 for the HEAT, who look to build on their 2-1 Finals lead in Tuesday's Game 4 in Dallas.

Game 4-June 7 (Miami 83, Dallas 86): Dwyane Wade scored 32 points and Chris Bosh added 24 but the HEAT fell short 86-83 to the Mavericks in Game 4 of the Finals on Tuesday in Dallas. LeBron James finished with eight points, nine rebounds and seven assists. The series, which continues Thursday in Dallas, is now tied 2-2.

Game 5-June 9 (Miami 103, Dallas 112): Dwyane Wade scored 23 points and LeBron James (17 points, 10 boards, 10 assists) had a triple-double Thursday night but the Heat came up short to the Mavericks 112-103 in Game 5 in Dallas. Chris Bosh added 19 points and 10 rebounds. The Heat will host Game 6 at 8 p.m. Sunday, trailing 3-2

Game 6-June 12 (Dallas 105, Miami 95): The HEAT put together a few hot scoring runs in the first half and LeBron James scored 21 points, but Miami struggled to contain the visiting Mavs in a 105-95 loss in Game 6 of The Finals. Chris Bosh added 19 points. Mario Chalmers 18 and Dwyane Wade 17, but Miami missed 13-of-33 free throws as Dallas won its first NBA title.


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