Gameday Rundown: HEAT Face Bucks In Game One
Game starts at 2PM on Bally Sports Sun and ESPN
Miami HEAT at Milwaukee Bucks
Saturday, May 22nd @ 2:00PM
Round One, Game One
Location: Fiserv Forum - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
TV: Bally Sports Sun & ESPN
HEAT Live Pre-game: 1:30PM
Radio: 790AM, WAQI 710AM (Espanol)
Uniform: Trophy Gold
- The HEAT and Bucks met three times this regular season with Milwaukee winning the series, 2-1.
- The HEAT are 71-47 all-time versus the Bucks during the regular season, including 37-21 in home games and 34-26 in road games.
- Additionally, the teams enter this postseason having faced each other two times during the playoffs with Miami winning both of those series, first 4-0 in the 2013 First Round and 4-1 last season in the Eastern Conference SemiFinals.
What to watch for:
- Miami enters the 2021 Playoffs with an all-time 138-107 (.563) postseason record, the third-highest in NBA history, behind only the Los Angeles Lakers (.601) and Boston Celtics (.569).
- Jimmy Butler did not appear in any of the three regular season matchups against Milwaukee this season.
- The HEAT clinched the No. 6 seed, marking their 22nd playoff berth in franchise history. It also marks their 10th in 13 seasons under Head Coach Erik Spoelstra, only three teams (Boston-12, Portland-11 & San Antonio-11) have more over that span.
- Miami has currently won at least one postseason road game in 23 consecutive series, tying the longest such streak in NBA history.
|108.1||POINTS PER GAME||120.1|
|108.0||OPPONENT POINTS PER GAME||114.2|
|.459||OPPONENT FG PCT.||.456|
|.358||3-PT FG PCT.||.389|
|41.5||REBOUNDS PER GAME.||48.1|
|42.9||OPPONENT REBOUNDS PER GAME||43.4|
|26.3||ASSISTS PER GAME||25.5|
|7.90||STEALS PER GAME||8.13|
|14.1||TURNOVERS PER GAME||13.8|
|15.1||OPPONENT TURNOVERS PER GAME||13.2|
|3.97||BLOCKS PER GAME||4.64|