Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • BKN 47.1
    • 56.8 MIA
  • Three Point %

    • BKN 41.7
    • 39.1 MIA
  • Turnovers

    • BKN 13
    • 10 MIA
  • Rebounds

    • BKN 36
    • 42 MIA

Game Information

AmericanAirlines Arena
,
Coverage: TNT
  • Miami, FL
  • Line: MIA -7.5
Attendance: 19,470
99%
Capacity: 19,600
Referees: Sean Wright, Ron Garretson, Mike Callahan
5/7/2014 Associated Press

LeBron, Heat pull away from Nets in Game 1

LeBron James scored 22 points, Ray Allen added 19 and the Miami Heat stayed perfect in this postseason by beating the Brooklyn Nets 107-86 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of an Eastern Conference semifinal series.

TNT1234T
Nets2023232086
Heat22243328107

Game Flow

BKN
MIA
0:00 - 4th Quarter

BKN

86

MIA

107

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Shaun Livingston makes 10-foot jumper
  • Deron Williams makes 14-foot two point shot
  • Paul Pierce makes 24-foot three point jumper (Shaun Livingston assists)
  • Paul Pierce misses driving layup
  • Shaun Livingston makes dunk (Deron Williams assists)
  • Paul Pierce misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Shaun Livingston misses two point shot
  • Joe Johnson makes 15-foot two point shot
  • Paul Pierce misses 20-foot jumper
  • Joe Johnson misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Andray Blatche makes 8-foot two point shot
  • Alan Anderson misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Joe Johnson misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Marcus Thornton makes 20-foot jumper
  • Chris Andersen blocks Mason Plumlee's 7-foot jumper
  • Mirza Teletovic makes 24-foot (Shaun Livingston assists)
  • Kevin Garnett misses 8-foot two point shot
  • Deron Williams misses 15-foot jumper
  • Shaun Livingston misses 8-foot jumper
  • Deron Williams makes driving layup
  • Joe Johnson makes 23-foot three point jumper (Andray Blatche assists)
  • Joe Johnson makes three point jumper (Deron Williams assists)
  • Kevin Garnett misses 20-foot jumper
  • Deron Williams makes 20-foot two point shot
  • Deron Williams misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Joe Johnson misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Joe Johnson makes 23-foot three point jumper (Deron Williams assists)
  • Mason Plumlee makes dunk (Joe Johnson assists)
  • Joe Johnson misses 19-foot step back jumpshot
  • Andrei Kirilenko makes 16-foot jumper
  • Chris Andersen blocks Mason Plumlee's 2-foot shot
  • Shaun Livingston makes 8-foot two point shot
  • Marcus Thornton makes 13-foot jumper (Shaun Livingston assists)
  • Shaun Livingston misses 8-foot jumper
  • Marcus Thornton misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Marcus Thornton misses 12-foot jumper
  • Marcus Thornton makes three point jumper (Alan Anderson assists)
  • Mario Chalmers misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Dwyane Wade makes jumper
  • Shane Battier makes three point jumper (LeBron James assists)
  • LeBron James makes driving layup
  • Dwyane Wade misses jumper
  • Chris Bosh misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Mario Chalmers makes layup (LeBron James assists)
  • LeBron James makes 8-foot jumper
  • Mario Chalmers misses 8-foot jump bank shot
  • Mario Chalmers misses jumper
  • Chris Bosh makes two point shot
  • LeBron James makes 2-foot two point shot
  • LeBron James misses driving layup
  • Rashard Lewis misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Norris Cole misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Ray Allen makes 19-foot jumper
  • Dwyane Wade misses 14-foot jumper
  • Rashard Lewis misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Dwyane Wade makes 6-foot two point shot
  • Ray Allen makes layup (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • LeBron James makes driving layup (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • Shane Battier misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Mario Chalmers misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • LeBron James makes layup (Chris Bosh assists)
  • Chris Bosh misses layup
  • Mario Chalmers makes driving layup
  • LeBron James misses layup
  • Dwyane Wade makes 19-foot jumper (Shane Battier assists)
  • Mario Chalmers makes driving layup
  • Dwyane Wade makes 5-foot two point shot
  • Shane Battier makes layup
  • Chris Bosh makes dunk (Mario Chalmers assists)
  • Chris Bosh makes 26-foot three point jumper (LeBron James assists)
  • Chris Bosh makes 3-foot jumper (Mario Chalmers assists)
  • Dwyane Wade makes 20-foot jumper (Chris Bosh assists)
  • LeBron James makes layup
  • Mario Chalmers makes layup (Ray Allen assists)
  • Chris Bosh misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Chris Andersen makes layup (Ray Allen assists)
  • Ray Allen makes 25-foot three point jumper (Shane Battier assists)
  • Dwyane Wade misses 8-foot jumper
  • Dwyane Wade misses 8-foot jumper
  • Chris Andersen misses tip shot
  • Chris Andersen makes layup (Ray Allen assists)
  • Chris Bosh makes 5-foot two point shot
  • Chris Bosh misses
  • Ray Allen misses tip shot
  • Ray Allen makes 25-foot three point jumper (Norris Cole assists)
  • Ray Allen makes three point jumper (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • LeBron James makes 20-foot jumper (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • Andrei Kirilenko blocks LeBron James's 2-foot layup
  • Michael Beasley makes driving dunk
  • Udonis Haslem makes layup (Michael Beasley assists)

Research Notes

  • From Elias: The Miami Heat won Game 1 vs the Nets by 21 points. Teams that win by as many as 20 points in Game 1, win 81% of best-of-7 series. Nearly half (46%) of the series end after 5 games.

  • From Elias: Brooklyn is 1st team to lose by 20 or more points to a team after sweeping series of at least 3 games during regular season.

  • Youngest to 4,000 Career Playoff Points

    Years-Days
    LeBron James29-127
    Kobe Bryant30-264
    Shaquille O'Neal32-66
    Michael Jordan32-82

  • LeBron James joined Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant Tuesday as the only players in NBA postseason history with at least 4,000 points, 900 rebounds, 900 assists. However, James was the fastest to achieve that milestone, doing it in just 9 postseason appearances.

  • In the four regular season matchups against the Nets, the Heat averaged 51.6% effective field goal percentage; Heat's highest effective field goal percentage was 55.2%.

  • LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh combined to hold the Nets to 33% shooting when guarding their man. Nets shot 48.8% when guarded by any other Heat.

  • Heat outscored the Nets 52-to-28 in the paint Tuesday, their most paint points scored against the Nets this season. LeBron James had scored as many points in the paint (10) in the first half as the whole Nets team.

  • Kevin Garnett didn't score in Tuesday's loss at the Heat. It was the 1st time that he failed to score in 139 career playoff games.

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