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NBA PLAYOFFS GAMETHREAD: Eastern Conference Finals, Game 6 - Miami Heat @ Boston Celtics

Can the Heat send the series back to Miami for a Game 7?

NBA: Playoffs-Miami Heat at Boston Celtics Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports

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The Miami Heat face off once again versus the Boston Celtics at the TD Garden tonight for Game 6 of the 2022 NBA Playoffs Eastern Conference Finals.

Heat guard and Sixth Man of the Year Tyler Herro will continue to sit out with a groin injury, while P.J. Tucker (knee), Kyle Lowry (hamstring), Max Strus (hamstring) and Gabe Vincent (hamstring) will play after they were previously listed as questionable.

Celtics starters Marcus Smart (sprained ankle) and Robert Williams (knee) are cleared to play.

The game will air on ESPN at 8:30pm EST.



  • Tyler Herro (groin) - out


  • Sam Hauser (right shoulder instability episode) - out


Tipoff: 8:30 p.m. EST

Radio: WAXY 790 / WAQI 710 / Sirius XM Channel 895 (Heat Radio Network simulcast)

Starting Lineups

Celtics Position Heat
Celtics Position Heat
Marcus Smart PG Kyle Lowry
Derrick White SG Tyler Herro
Jaylen Brown SF Jimmy Butler
Jayson Tatum PF Caleb Martin
Al Horford C Bam Adebayo