Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • MIA 52.9
    • 43.6 BKN
  • Three Point %

    • MIA 33.3
    • 22.7 BKN
  • Turnovers

    • MIA 10
    • 11 BKN
  • Rebounds

    • MIA 41
    • 48 BKN

Game Information

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Coverage: TNT
Barclays Center
  • Brooklyn, NY
  • Line: MIA -2.5
Attendance: 17,732
Referees: Jason Phillips, James Capers, Zach Zarba
5/13/2014 Associated Press

LeBron nets 49, Heat take 3-1 lead vs. Nets

LeBron James tied his playoff career high with 49 points, Chris Bosh made the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 57 seconds left, and the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets 102-96 on Monday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

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Game Flow

MIA
BKN
0:00 - 4th Quarter

MIA

102

BKN

96

End of the 4th Quarter

Shot Chart

  • Dwyane Wade makes 16-foot two point shot
  • Dwyane Wade makes 2-foot dunk (Mario Chalmers assists)
  • Mario Chalmers misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • LeBron James makes driving layup (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • Dwyane Wade makes 10-foot two point shot
  • Mario Chalmers misses 6-foot shot
  • LeBron James misses 19-foot two point shot
  • Ray Allen misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Dwyane Wade makes jumper
  • Dwyane Wade makes driving layup
  • Dwyane Wade misses 19-foot
  • Chris Bosh makes dunk (LeBron James assists)
  • LeBron James makes driving dunk
  • Ray Allen makes 15-foot two point shot
  • LeBron James makes 16-foot two point shot
  • Dwyane Wade makes layup
  • LeBron James makes driving layup
  • LeBron James makes 26-foot three point jumper
  • Chris Bosh misses three point jumper
  • LeBron James makes layup
  • LeBron James misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Ray Allen makes 24-foot three point jumper
  • LeBron James misses three point jumper
  • James Jones misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Ray Allen misses three point jumper
  • Ray Allen misses three point jumper
  • LeBron James makes layup
  • Mario Chalmers makes three point jumper (Ray Allen assists)
  • Dwyane Wade misses jumper
  • Mario Chalmers misses shot
  • Chris Bosh makes 24-foot three point jumper (LeBron James assists)
  • Dwyane Wade misses two point shot
  • Chris Bosh misses three point jumper
  • LeBron James misses 18-foot jumper
  • Kevin Garnett makes two point shot
  • Joe Johnson misses 9-foot shot
  • Andray Blatche makes 4-foot jumper (Shaun Livingston assists)
  • Joe Johnson makes 12-foot two point shot
  • Andray Blatche misses layup
  • Alan Anderson makes jumper (Joe Johnson assists)
  • Mirza Teletovic misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Deron Williams makes 22-foot jumper (Kevin Garnett assists)
  • Andrei Kirilenko makes layup (Deron Williams assists)
  • Mirza Teletovic misses tip shot
  • Mirza Teletovic makes layup
  • Deron Williams misses Regular Jump Shot
  • Deron Williams makes layup
  • Paul Pierce misses three point jumper
  • Andray Blatche makes dunk (Andrei Kirilenko assists)
  • Dwyane Wade blocks Andray Blatche's layup
  • Chris Bosh blocks Andray Blatche 's 2-foot layup
  • James Jones blocks Joe Johnson 's 12-foot jumper
  • Andray Blatche makes layup (Shaun Livingston assists)
  • Shaun Livingston misses 14-foot jumper
  • Shaun Livingston misses layup
  • Joe Johnson makes three point jumper (Kevin Garnett assists)
  • Deron Williams misses Running Jumper
  • Kevin Garnett makes two point shot
  • Shaun Livingston makes layup (Deron Williams assists)
  • Chris Bosh blocks Andray Blatche 's 3-foot layup
  • Deron Williams misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Mirza Teletovic misses 28-foot three point jumper
  • Andray Blatche misses 28-foot three point jumper
  • Paul Pierce makes driving dunk (Deron Williams assists)
  • Deron Williams misses 6-foot two point shot
  • Deron Williams makes two point shot
  • Deron Williams misses driving layup
  • Paul Pierce misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Alan Anderson misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Paul Pierce makes 1-foot two point shot (Alan Anderson assists)
  • Shaun Livingston makes layup (Paul Pierce assists)
  • Paul Pierce misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Shaun Livingston misses 9-foot jumper
  • Dwyane Wade blocks Deron Williams's three point jumper
  • Deron Williams misses two point shot
  • Kevin Garnett misses 17-foot jumper
  • Joe Johnson misses 14-foot shot
  • Mirza Teletovic makes layup

Research Notes

  • From Elias: LeBron James tied his playoff career-high with 49 points Monday. It was his seventh playoff game with at least 45 points, tied for third most all-time behind only Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain.

  • The Heat improved to 18-1 in the playoffs in the Big 3 era (since 2010-11 season) when finishing with an effective field goal percentage of 55% or higher.
    LeBron James' effective field goal percentage was 72.9%, his highest in the playoffs this season.
    The Nets' effective field goal percentage dropped to 28.6% in the fourth quarter compared to 53.5% in the first three quarters.

  • LeBron James had a field goal attempt against seven different Nets defenders and scored over 50% on all but one of them.

  • LeBron James scored 34 of his 49 points on plays when he attacked the basket (cuts, drives, post ups and putbacks). James shot 11-of-12 in the restricted area compared with 5-of-12 on his jump shots Monday. James' 11 made field goals in the restricted area are tied for the second-most in his playoff career.

    - LeBron drove to the basket a series-high 10 times Monday. In Games 1-3, James averaged 5.3 drives per game.

  • LeBron James had 89 offensive touches Monday, his most in a game this playoffs.

  • LeBron James scored four fewer points than the rest of Heat players combined.

  • LeBron James' 49 points tonight marked the 12th time in his career he has scored at least 40 points in a playoff game. Of those 12 games, 9 have come on the road, including all 3 instances since James took his talents to South Beach and joined the Heat.

  • Most Points in a Playoff Game

    Heat Franchise History
    Round
    2014 LeBron James49*Conf Semis
    2010 Dwyane Wade461st Round
    2012 LeBron James45Conf Finals
    2006 Dwyane Wade43NBA Finals
    *Ties Playoff Career High

  • LeBron's 49 points tied the most he has scored in any game in his entire playoff career. It's also the most points any player has scored in Miami Heat postseason history.

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