Pat Riley’s 34th playoff victory as coach of the Miami Heat brought the franchise’s first championship. If Erik Spoelstra got his 34th playoff victory in this year’s NBA Finals, Miami would have another title.
It was just two years ago when Miami Heat superstar LeBron James walked off the court in Boston and removed his Cleveland Cavaliers jersey for the final time after suffering an ugly series ending loss at the hands of the Celtics. So a game that is for all the marbles for the Miami Heat is not without a large degree of irony.
Chris Bosh has been telling the Miami Heat that he’s ready to play. The Heat seem ready to listen.
As the Miami Heat prepare for Monday’s clash with the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, one big name remains missing from the Heat’s lineup, Chris Bosh.
The big question heading into Tuesday night’s game between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics isn’t who will be in the starting lineup, but instead who will be sitting out the next to last game of the season.
While much was made of the return of Shaquille O’Neal to the Boston Celtics lineup in Games 3 and 4; Miami Heat fans may not have a chance to let him know what they think of him in Game 5 Wednesday night.
The Boston Celtics will get a large reinforcement when they take on the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Fresh off a Game 1 victory that saw Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade torch the Boston Celtics; the Heat looks to take a two games to none lead in the best of seven series Tuesday night.