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The Celtics pulverized Miami in Game 2, but can they return the favor in Boston?

Miami will now have to deliver a counter-blow in Boston to essentially save their season — can they do it?

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Celtics smack Heat 127-102, even series 1-1

The Heat suffered their first home playoff loss of the year.

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NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 2 - Boston Celtics @ Miami Heat

Miami must hold home court tonight to aid their passage to the NBA Finals.

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Heat-Celtics news: Derrick White ruled OUT for Game 2 due to personal reasons

Congratulations to you and your family, Derrick!

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Can Bam Adebayo, Miami Heat keep up top-flight defense against Boston?

The Heat are coming a pair of dominant defensive performances, led by Bam Adebayo, but can they keep it up?

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Heat-Celtics preview: Four matchups to watch out for

What to keep an eye on as the highly-anticipated series progresses.

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NBA Playoffs Preview Guide: #1 Miami Heat vs #2 Boston Celtics - Eastern Conference Finals

The heavyweight clash between the top two teams in the East finally arrives.

2022 EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS GAME 2 PREVIEW: Heat seek 2-0 series lead against Celtics

Injuries remain a huge factor, while Miami looks to stay undefeated at home in the playoffs.

Breaking down Miami’s extraordinary 3rd quarter in their Game 1 win versus Boston

Miami took over Game 1 with an incredible performance after halftime.

Butler leads Heat second half domination to beat Celtics 118-107 in Game 1

Miami remains perfect at home in the playoffs after an incredible 41-point game from Butler.

NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 1 - Boston Celtics @ Miami Heat

Kyle Lowry, Marcus Smart and Al Horford are all out tonight for Game 1.

Heat-Celtics news: Both Al Horford, Marcus Smart ruled OUT for Game 1 of ECF

Boston will be without two significant pieces for Game 1

Heat-Celtics: 2022 Eastern Conference Finals Game 1 Preview

It’s game day!!

The odds don't favor the Heat against Celtics, and that suits Miami just fine

Keep underestimating the Heat at your own risk.

Jimmy Butler dominated the first two rounds, but a harsher challenge awaits

Butler was one of the league’s most productive players in the first two rounds, but perhaps his toughest challenge since joining Miami awaits.

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It’s official: Heat-Celtics to meet in ECF for second time in three years

Let’s rock.

Kyle Lowry unlikely to play in Game 1 of ECF

Lowry has missed six playoff games so far.

The ‘bubble fraud’ narrative is dead

Jimmy Butler is back at the height of his powers.

Culture beats Process as Miami inches closer to glory

This Heat era with Butler, Bam, and Herro have a shot to make the NBA Finals twice in the last three seasons.

GAME RECAP: Heat win Game 6 over the Sixers, advance to East Finals

The Culture beat the Process and we are here for it!

NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: East Semifinals, Game 6 - Miami Heat @ Philadelphia 76ers

Miami can close out the series and reach the Eastern Conference Finals with a win tonight.

NBA PLAYOFFS SECOND ROUND GAME 6 PREVIEW: Heat look to close out Sixers in Philly

The Miami Heat can close out the Philadelphia 76ers and advance to the Eastern Conference Finals with a win in Game 6.

3 Things that went right for the Heat in Game 5

The Miami Heat coasted to a 35 point win in the fourth quarter of Game 5, but they had to earn it. Here’s what went right.

Heat shut down Sixers 120-85, take 3-2 series lead

Miami blew the game open with an 18-4 run to open the fourth quarter.

NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: East Semifinals, Game 5 - Philadelphia 76ers @ Miami Heat

The Heat return home tonight for a pivotal Game 5 showdown against the Sixers.

Report: Heat guard Kyle Lowry could miss rest of series against Sixers

Game Preview: Heat, Sixers battle in crucial Game 5

Locked in a 2-2 series, Game 5 is a big test for the Heat.

Erik Spoelstra finishes third in Coach of Year voting

Monty Williams of the Phoenix Suns won the award.

Philly ties series, beat Heat 116-108

Despite a spectacular effort by Jimmy Butler, Miami was unable to complete the comeback

NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: East Semifinals, Game 4 - Miami Heat @ Philadelphia 76ers

Miami visits Philly in a crucial Game 4 that could swing the series.

HEAT-SIXERS GAME 4 PREVIEW: Miami seeks bounce back victory Sunday against Sixers

Sunday will be another test for both teams — can Miami prevail?

It’s time to give Duncan Robinson a chance

The Heat made just seven 3s in Game 3 last night.

Embiid triumphant in return to lead 76ers to 99-79 Game 3 win to cut Heat series lead to 2-1

The MVP candidate made a huge impact for Philly while Lowry was held scoreless.

Joel Embiid, Kyle Lowry to return for Game 3

"We have enough." - both teams tonight.

NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: East Semifinals, Game 3 - Miami Heat @ Philadelphia 76ers

Kyle Lowry returns for the Heat and Embiid will play tonight as well.

NBA PLAYOFFS SECOND ROUND GAME 3 PREVIEW: Heat hit the road to face 76ers

Embiid continues to be listed as out for Game 3, while Lowry has been upgraded to questionable

Heat burn Sixers 119-103, take 2-0 series lead

Victor Oladipo scored 19 points off the bench, including two fourth-quarter 3s.

NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: East Semifinals, Game 2 - Philadelphia 76ers @ Miami Heat

With Embiid still out, the Heat have a golden opportunity to take a 2-0 series lead before heading to Philly.