WEDNESDAY'S NBA PLAYOFF PREVIEWS
April 23, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
(7) CHARLOTTE BOBCATS (0-1) AT (2) MIAMI HEAT (1-0), 7 P.M.
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Miami Heat will try to take a commanding 2-0 lead over the Charlotte Bobcats in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals when the teams meet for Game 2 Wednesday night at American Airlines Arena.
The two-time defending NBA champions took Game 1, 99-88, on Sunday.
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade were their future Hall of Fame selves in Game 1. The pair combined for 50 points, 10 rebounds and six assists.
James made four of Miami's 11 3-pointers and finished with 27 points and nine rebounds, while Wade added 23 points and five assists.
The duo shot 18-of-32 (56.3 percent) from the field, and Miami received key contributions off the bench from James Jones and Chris Andersen, with Jones chipping in 12 points and Andersen adding eight points and 10 rebounds while limiting Al Jefferson on the defensive side.