Field Goal %
- MIA 47.8
- 48.5 BKN
Three Point %
- MIA 50.0
- 50.0 BKN
- MIA 16
- 19 BKN
- MIA 35
- 54 BKN
- Brooklyn, NY
- Line: MIA -3.0
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End of the 4th Quarter
The Heat shot 5-for-18 (27.8%) on non-paint 2-point jumpers. In its two previous games of the season, Miami was 17-for-36 (47.2%) on such shots.
Miami's pick-and-roll ball handler had 14 points on 5-for-14 (35.7%) shooting against the Nets. In the Heat's previous two games, they shot 47.8% on such plays. Last season, Miami's pick-and-roll ball handlers led the league with a 46.0 field goal percentage.
LeBron James struggled on offense with Paul Pierce as his primary defender on Friday. He shot 25% with Pierce as the primary defender, compared with 81.8% against all other Nets' defenders. James committed three of his five turnovers when guarded by Pierce.
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