Field Goal %
- MIA 51.3
- 41.8 LAL
Three Point %
- MIA 33.3
- 38.9 LAL
- MIA 12
- 17 LAL
- MIA 47
- 56 LAL
- Los Angeles, CA
- Line: MIA -5.5
0:00 - 4th Quarter
End of Game
Chris Bosh was 8-of-12 from inside 5 feet Wednesday. He's averaged only 3.5 field goal attempts per game from that distance this season.
The Miami Heat had a paint point differential of +32 points Wednesday (58 to 26), which is their highest of the season. Their previous high was 28 points against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Dec. 7th.
Dwyane Wade was 11-of-17 (23 points) for the game with an average distance of 7.3 feet, Wednesday. He scored 20 of his 23 points in the paint, his second most paint points this season and tied for the fourth most by a guard this season. Wade leads all guards with 10.9 paint points per game this season.
LeBron James was 1-of-8 shooting outside the paint (6-of-6 inside the paint) Wednesday. He drove to the basket 9 times, which resulted in 15 points (11 points and 2 assists). His season averages as highlighted by player-tracking data on NBA.com are 5.9 drives per game and 6.9 team points per game.
*Credit: Player-tracking data on NBA.com
Dwyane Wade scored 20 of his 23 points in the paint Wednesday, his second most paint points this season and tied for the fourth most by a guard this year. Wade leads all guards with 10.9 paint points per game this season.
C.J. McCollum finds Mason Plumlee who finds an opening and dunks it home.
LeBron James was making plays left and right for the Cavaliers on opening night against the Knicks.
Stephen A. Smith thinks the Cavaliers should thank the NBA for scheduling Cleveland to face the Knicks on opening night.