Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • MIA 51.3
    • 51.5 IND
  • Three Point %

    • MIA 26.1
    • 42.1 IND
  • Turnovers

    • MIA 11
    • 12 IND
  • Rebounds

    • MIA 39
    • 45 IND

Game Information

Bankers Life Fieldhouse
,
Coverage: ABC
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Line: MIA -1.5
Attendance: 18,165
100%
Capacity: 18,165
Referees: Bill Kennedy, Bill Spooner, Scott Foster
5/18/2014 Associated Press

George, Pacers pull away from Heat in Game 1

Paul George scored 24 points, David West had 19, and the Indiana Pacers protected their home court with a 107-96 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday to take a 1-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.

ABC1234T
Heat2421252696
Pacers30252824107

Game Flow

MIA
IND
0:00 - 4th Quarter

MIA

96

IND

107

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Dwyane Wade makes driving layup
  • LeBron James misses three point jumper
  • Dwyane Wade misses jumper
  • LeBron James makes driving layup
  • Ray Allen makes 15-foot jumper
  • LeBron James misses 10-foot jumper
  • Chris Bosh misses 18-foot jumper
  • Dwyane Wade makes layup (Chris Bosh assists)
  • Dwyane Wade makes 6-foot jumper
  • Chris Bosh makes layup (Ray Allen assists)
  • Norris Cole misses 18-foot jumper
  • Chris Bosh misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • LeBron James makes 8-foot two point shot
  • Mario Chalmers misses layup
  • Mario Chalmers makes 27-foot three point jumper (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • Chris Bosh makes 8-foot jumper
  • LeBron James misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Mario Chalmers misses 10-foot jumper
  • LeBron James makes two point shot (Mario Chalmers assists)
  • Dwyane Wade misses 19-foot jumper
  • Dwyane Wade misses 16-foot jumper
  • LeBron James misses 22-foot jumper
  • Chris Andersen makes layup (Ray Allen assists)
  • LeBron James makes two point shot
  • Mario Chalmers misses jumper
  • Mario Chalmers misses 9-foot jumper
  • Chris Andersen makes dunk (LeBron James assists)
  • Ray Allen makes jumper (Dwyane Wade assists)
  • LeBron James misses 7-foot jumper
  • Chris Andersen makes 1-foot two point shot
  • Ray Allen misses three point jumper
  • Mario Chalmers misses three point jumper
  • Ray Allen misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • LeBron James makes 24-foot three point jumper
  • Chris Bosh misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Dwyane Wade makes 26-foot three pointer
  • George Hill blocks Dwyane Wade's layup
  • Dwyane Wade makes layup (Mario Chalmers assists)
  • George Hill makes three point jumper (Lance Stephenson assists)
  • Roy Hibbert misses 12-foot jumper
  • Roy Hibbert misses jumper
  • David West makes dunk (Paul George assists)
  • Roy Hibbert makes layup (Paul George assists)
  • David West makes 4-foot two point shot (Paul George assists)
  • Paul George makes 23-foot three point jumper (Roy Hibbert assists)
  • George Hill makes 28-foot three point jumper (Paul George assists)
  • Roy Hibbert misses 7-foot jumper
  • Roy Hibbert makes layup
  • C.J. Watson makes two point shot
  • Luis Scola makes dunk (C.J. Watson assists)
  • Lance Stephenson makes 23-foot jumper (Luis Scola assists)
  • Lance Stephenson makes driving layup
  • C.J. Watson makes layup (Lance Stephenson assists)
  • Lance Stephenson misses jumper
  • Lance Stephenson makes 18-foot two point shot
  • Rasual Butler misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Roy Hibbert misses 6-foot jumper
  • Lance Stephenson makes 20-foot two point shot
  • George Hill misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Roy Hibbert misses jumper
  • David West misses 12-foot jumper
  • Roy Hibbert makes layup (David West assists)
  • Lance Stephenson makes layup
  • Paul George makes 17-foot jumper (Lance Stephenson assists)
  • Paul George misses layup
  • David West makes 3-foot jumper
  • Paul George makes layup (David West assists)
  • Lance Stephenson makes 27-foot three point jumper (David West assists)
  • David West misses layup
  • George Hill misses layup
  • Roy Hibbert makes 1-foot two point shot
  • Chris Andersen blocks Ian Mahinmi 's 2-foot layup
  • Paul George makes 9-foot jumper
  • Lance Stephenson misses jumper
  • Chris Andersen blocks Roy Hibbert's layup
  • Paul George makes 6-foot jumper
  • Roy Hibbert makes 15-foot two point shot (Lance Stephenson assists)
  • George Hill misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • David West makes 1-foot two point shot (Roy Hibbert assists)
  • George Hill misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Lance Stephenson misses 29-foot three point jumper
  • David West makes dunk (Lance Stephenson assists)
  • Lance Stephenson misses jumper
  • Roy Hibbert misses layup

Research Notes

  • The Pacers went 13-for-17 from the free-throw line in the 3rd quarter alone in Game 1 vs the Heat, 2 more attempts than the Heat all game (15).There has also been 16 instances this postseason in which a team didn't record 17 free throw attempts in an entire game.

  • The Pacers offense exploded for 107 points, their most in the last 2 seasons against Miami .According to elias, it was the first time in Pacers postseason history that each of their starters scored 15 points. The unit outscored Miami by 14 when they were on the court together, and assisted on 17 of their 23 made field goals.

  • The Pacers' +22 advantage in free throw attempts is the 2nd-largest they have ever had in a playoff game. They converted and attempted more free throws in the third quarter than the Heat had in the entire game.
    This was the Pacers' highest offensive efficiency, free throw rate and effective field goal percentage and their second-highest effective field goal percentage in this playoffs.

  • The Pacers shot almost 16 percentage points better than the Heat on jump shots Sunday, including 52.6% on catch-and-shoots and all of their 3-pointers.

  • The Pacers outscored the Heat by 19 points with Roy Hibbert on the court Sunday. The Heat's average shot distance was almost 7-feet farther when Hibbert was on the court.

  • The Heat have now lost Game 1 five times in the Big 3 Era. Miami won each of the previous four series, three of which came in just five games.

  • Pacers in Game 1s This Postseason

    1st 2 RoundsSunday
    W-L0-2Won
    PPG94.5107
    PPG diff-7.0+11
    Hibbert PPG4.019
    *All 3 games at home

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