Miami defeated Indiana Monday night in Game 7 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals. The Heat now moves to the NBA Finals for the third consecutive year.
LeBron James had 32 points and Dwyane Wade added 21 to lead the Miami Heat to a 99-76 victory over the Indiana Pacers in Game 7 of the NBA's Eastern Conference finals Monday night at American Airlines Arena. The Heat now move on to their third consecutive NBA Finals, where they will meet the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 on Thursday night.
James has shown over the years that he lives for Game 7s, where he always scores well, and Monday night was no different. He finished just 2 ½ points under his career average in seventh and deciding matches.
The Pacers, who won the first quarter 21-19, became turnover happy, and by the end of the half were behind by a whopping 15 points. In addition to the deficit, the Pacers committed 15 of their turnovers in the first two quarters, and took 15 fewer shots.