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Eastern Conference Finals

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 26: Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat runs up the court after a play against the Indiana Pacers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 26, 2013 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.    (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bosh Struggling Against Pacers’ Size

Since the Big Three came together in Miami in 2010, the comment has repeatedly been made that center Chris Bosh is the most important player on the team. If that’s true, then the most important player has completely disappeared at a most inopportune time.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 28:  Roy Hibbert #55 of the Indiana Pacers attempts a shot in the seocn dhalf against Chris Andersen #11 and Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on May 28, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Heat Have Hibbert-Sized Headache

The Miami Heat return to the AmericanAirlines Arena Wednesday to begin preparations for a critical Game 5 matchup in the Eastern Conference Finals. The Heat has a huge headache in the form of Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert and no way to really solve the problem.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 28:  Roy Hibbert #55 of the Indiana Pacers attempts a shot in the seocn dhalf against Chris Andersen #11 and Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on May 28, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Pacers Ties Series With Heat In Game 4

Roy Hibbert had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Lance Stephenson added 20 points, and the Indiana Pacers charged back late to beat the Miami Heat 99-92 on Tuesday night and tie the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2.

CBS Miami–05/28/2013

Miami Heat v San Antonio Spurs

Spurs Await Heat Or Pacers In NBA Finals

While the Miami Heat are still involved in the hotly contested Eastern Conference Finals, the Western Conference will send the San Antonio Spurs to the NBA Finals after the Spurs swept the Memphis Grizzlies in the Western Conference Finals.

CBS Miami–05/28/2013

MIAMI, FL - MAY 24: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat drives against Paul George #24 of the Indiana Pacers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 24, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida Copyright NBAE 2013 (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pacers Focus On LeBron At Own Risk

The Miami Heat are going to have quite a challenge in front of them from the opening tip of Game 4 in the Eastern Conference Finals. Miami must find a way to once again play a near perfect half against the defensive-minded Indiana Pacers.

CBS Miami–05/28/2013

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Heat Hope To Rise To Occasion In Game 4

Pacers coach Frank Vogel walked into Monday’s practice with a simple message for players as they adapt to Miami’s new wrinkle – using LeBron James in the post.

05/28/2013

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks for the rebound in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 26, 2013 atA Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Offense Puts Away Pacers 114-96 In Game 3

LeBron James scored 22 points and the Miami Heat rediscovered their offensive punch, routing the Indiana Pacers 114-96 on Sunday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.

CBS Miami–05/26/2013

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No Suspension For Wade, Expected To Play In Game 3

The NBA decided on Sunday not to suspend the Heat’s Dwyane Wade for his forearm to Lance Stephenson’s head in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.

05/26/2013

MIAMI, FL - MAY 24: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat drives against Paul George #24 of the Indiana Pacers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 24, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida Copyright NBAE 2013 (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Miami Heat Looking To Scorch Pacers

Chris Bosh stood up in a relatively quiet Miami Heat locker room and offered a concise, blunt and accurate assessment of where things stand so far in the Eastern Conference finals.

05/26/2013

MIAMI, FL - MAY 24: Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat and Roy Hibbert #55 of the Indiana Pacers react after a play in the second half during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena on May 24, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Pacers Steal Game 2, Heat Off To Indiana

David West was more than a little disappointed when the Indiana Pacers failed to make a defensive play at the end to win Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals.

05/25/2013

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