#TWDSPORTS : NBA: Playoffs – Eastern Conference Finals – Indiana Pacers vs. Miami Heat (Game 6)

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Indiana Pacers (49-32) NBA Eastern Conference Finals joust with Miami Heat (66-16) beckons on an uneasy horizon for both determined sides as game six airs live and exclusive on June 1 in Bankers Life Fieldhouse from Indianapolis, IN.

 

NBA finalists San Antonio Spurs (58-24) impatiently await the outcome of the inevitable divisional champions in the NBA Eastern Conference best of seven series headlined between both outfits; which by virtue will cement a clash with the Western Conference winners – San Antonio Spurs – in the NBA Finals.

 

Indiana Pacers Head Coach, Frank Vogel, sternly ordered video game footage studies with his team post the bitter-pill swallowed after a game four dethroning defeat at the hands of Miami Heat. Be that as it may, the pivotal game six proved futile once more for Indiana Pacers, sliding 3-2 to the reigning NBA Champions.

 

“That’s what I came here for, to be able to compete for a championship each and every year. “I’m one step away from doing it once again. It’s not promised. It’s not promised at all. I made a tough decision. Obviously, I think we all know the story. I envisioned something that was bigger as far as a team … and we’ve got an opportunity as a team, once again, for the third year straight to make a trip to the NBA Finals.” said LeBron James after a 30 point performance against Indiana Pacers in game five.

 

Reigning NBA MVP, LeBron James, 28, scored 16 of his 30 points in an inspirational third quarter romp, coupled with Udonis Haslem accurately nailing five out of five consecutive field goals in the likewise period of the game; veteran Juwan Howard fiery, expletive-laden speech at halftime ignited the fire of the Heat, who were down 44-40 at the half to the Pacers in game five.

 

 

Indiana Pacers Playoffs Statistics

 

PPG:   Paul George       19.4

RPG:   Roy Hibbert       9.9

APG:   Paul George       5.1

SPG:   Paul George       1.2

BPG:   Roy Hibbert       2.1

 

 

Miami Heat Playoffs Statistics

 

PPG:   LeBron James     25.6

RPG:   LeBron James     7.3

APG:   LeBron James     6.6

SPG:   LeBron James     1.5

BPG:   Chris Bosh          1.5

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Words by : Dean Perretta [ @Dean2185 ]

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