Nets Try To Back Up Belief By Beating Heat Again Paul Pierce called the Miami Heat a juggernaut. He insisted they are still the team to beat.
Nets Cool Heat, Cut East Semifinal Deficit To 2-1 Joe Johnson scored 19 points, Andray Blatche had career playoff highs of 15 points and 10 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets handed the Miami Heat their first loss this postseason, 104-90 on Saturday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Heat Top Nets 94-82 In Game 2, Halfway There LeBron James scored 22 points, Chris Bosh added 18 and the Miami Heat took a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal series by beating the Brooklyn Nets 94-82 on Thursday night.
Heat Stars James & Wade Face Pierce & Garnett For 3rd Time In Playoff SeriesMiami Heat and Brooklyn Nets are facing off in the Eastern Conference semi-finals—but it's not the first time major players meet in this grand stage.
Nets Have 4 Wins Over Heat, But Need 4 More Dwyane Wade hardly thinks the regular-season series between Brooklyn and Miami was meaningless.
Key Matchups In Round 2 Heat, Nets Playoff BattleThe Miami Heat are back on the practice court Monday to prepare for a team they haven’t defeated all year long. That team is the Brooklyn Nets. The Heat and the Nets begin their Eastern Conference semifinals matchup Tuesday night at the AmericanAirlines Arena.
It Is A First Round To Savor In The NBA & NHL There have never been more than five Game 7s in the entirety of an NBA postseason.
Heat Looking To Nail NetsLeBron James and the Eastern Conference-leading Miami Heat have defeated all but one of 29 opposing teams at least once this season, with the lone exception being the Brooklyn Nets.
Nets Get Heat Again, Win 96-95Paul Pierce scored 17 of his 29 points in the third quarter, Mirza Teletovic scored 17 off the bench and the Brooklyn Nets beat Miami for the third time in as many tries this season, topping the Heat 96-95 on Wednesday night.
Jason Collins & The Nets Set To Visit MiamiThe Brooklyn Nets made sports history earlier this year when they signed the first openly gay athlete, Jason Collins, to a ten-day contract. Now, after a second 10-day contract, Collins will be rewarded with a contract keeping him in Brooklyn for the rest of the season.
Nets Hand Heat First 2-Game Skid Since January Paul Pierce and Joe Johnson scored 19 points each, and the Brooklyn Nets ended years of futility against the Miami Heat and sent the NBA champions to their first losing streak in 10 months with a 101-100 victory Friday night.
Williams Scores 11, Nets Top Heat 108-87 Deron Williams got his first preseason action. LeBron James and Chris Bosh didn't need any more.
Miami Heat Go Cold Against Nets Paul Pierce drove his shoulder right into LeBron James, a postseason foul in a preseason game. A message to the NBA champions? "It's a message to the league," Pierce said.
Blockbuster Deal Could Re-Shape NBA's Eastern Conf.After capturing a second-straight NBA championship, everyone is still chasing the Miami Heat and that chase may be about to pick up steam in Brooklyn.
Celtics Ready For Emotional Return HomeThe Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.