Gameday Rundown: HEAT Look To Take 3-1 Lead Over Celtics
Game starts at 8:30PM on ESPN
Miami HEAT vs. Boston Celtics
Wednesday, September 23rd @ 8:30PM
EC Finals, Game Four
HEAT lead 2-1
Location: AdventHealth Arena at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports
Start time: 8:45PM
Radio: 790AM, MIX 98.3FM (Espanol)
Uniform: Icon - Black
What to watch for:
- The HEAT have connected on 169 three-point field goals this postseason, the third-most during a single postseason in team history.
- Jae Crowder has made 40 shots from beyond the arc, marking as the fourth-most during a single postseason by a member of the HEAT.
- Tyler Herro has scored in double-figures in each of Miami’s 12 playoff games, the longest postseason double-figure scoring streak by a rookie in HEAT history, surpassing the previous record of 10-straight games which was held by Dwyane Wade.
- Goran Dragić has currently scored in double-figures in 30 consecutive postseason games, the fourth-longest streak by a member of the HEAT in team history.
- Chris Silva (groin) is out for game 4.
- The HEAT and Celtics met three times this regular season with Boston winning two of those three matchups.
- Miami is 48-75 all-time versus the Celtics during the regular season, including 29-35 in home games and 19-40 in road games.
- The teams enter this postseason having faced each other three previous times during the playoffs with Miami winning two of those three series.
Despite a late rally that saw Miami pull within 5 points, the HEAT fell to the Boston Celtics 117-106 in game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Bam Adebayo led the way with 27 points and 16 rebounds.
|111.5||POINTS PER GAME||108.3|
|105.4||OPPONENT POINTS PER GAME||102.1|
|.452||OPPONENT FG PCT.||.412|
|.370||3-PT FG PCT.||.343|
|43.8||REBOUNDS PER GAME.||45.1|
|40.8||OPPONENT REBOUNDS PER GAME||42.3|
|25.0||ASSISTS PER GAME||21.6|
|7.83||STEALS PER GAME||6.93|
|14.2||TURNOVERS PER GAME||14.1|
|14.3||OPPONENT TURNOVERS PER GAME||12.9|
|4.42||BLOCKS PER GAME||5.07|