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Miami Heat Hanging by a Thread to Their Playoff Spot

Posted on 12 Mar, 2015, by in NBA

The combination of Dwyane Wade and Goran Dragic is enough to beat the Brooklyn Nets 104-98, but it might not be sufficient to keep the Miami Heat among the eight teams going to the NBA playoffs considering how difficult the competition is for that final spot. More

Miami Heat – Taking Care of the Arrogant & Old

Posted on 15 May, 2014, by in NBA

Title defenses are never easy, and the Miami Heat sure had a difficult time closing out their series against the Brooklyn Nets. A strong first half from Dwyane, overall another good one from LeBron James and a great finish from Ray Allen and Chris Bosh were needed for a 96-94 win and taking the series 4-1, earning a spot in the conference finals for a fourth consecutive time. More

NBA Playoffs – Game 5 Predictions (Nets vs Heat, Blazers vs Spurs)

Posted on 14 May, 2014, by in NBA

Heading into game 5 of both series, we already know what teams are superior in quality. The question is can there something to negate that advantage? The Brooklyn Nets aren’t very high on confidence as they travel to play the Miami Heat, hoping to avoid elimination, while the San Antonio Spurs might be facing a little bit stronger competition from the Portland Trail Blazers than what we’ve seen so far. More

Miami Heat – Slow Start Doesn’t Get in the Way

Posted on 9 May, 2014, by in NBA

Whatever it was that worked so well for the Brooklyn Nets in the regular season when they faced the Miami Heat doesn’t seem to be helping anymore. After a rough first quarter in terms of shooting both LeBron James and the rest of his teammates regrouped and focused, taking control of the game en route to a 94-82 win and taking a 2-0 lead in the conference semifinals. More

NBA Playoffs – Game 2 Predictions (Nets vs Heat, Blazers vs Spurs)

Posted on 8 May, 2014, by in NBA

There seems to be a stark difference between the two sets of conference semifinals. Game 2 between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat is similar to the one that happens on the same day, with the Portland Trail Blazers also trying to bounce back from rough loss in the opening encounter against the San Antonio Spurs. More

Miami Heat – Playoffs are a Different Story

Posted on 7 May, 2014, by in NBA

The regular season is deceiving, because it made us think that the Brooklyn Nets have some inherit advantage of the Miami Heat. The first game of their conference semifinal series told a very different story, with the defending NBA champions having no trouble taking a 1-0 lead after a 107-86 win, led by some astounding defense and a dominant performance from LeBron James. More

NBA Playoffs – Game 1 Predictions (Nets vs Heat, Blazers vs Spurs)

Posted on 6 May, 2014, by in NBA

After home court didn’t seem to mean anything in the beginning of the conference semifinals, the NBA Playoffs continue with one series that seems to be quite one sided on paper between the Portland Trail Blazers and the San Antonio Spurs, while the Miami Heat will try to prove that the regular season doesn’t mean anything as they host the Brooklyn Nets for game 1. More

Brooklyn Nets – Lucky That NBA Referees Suck

Posted on 9 Apr, 2014, by in NBA

Regardless of the clear foul Mason Plumlee should have been called for as he “blocked” LeBron James on the final play of the game, the Brookly Nets are a very big problem for the Miami Heat, proving it once more by sweeping the season series with a 88-87 win. More

Brooklyn Nets: Cracking The Two-Team Theory

Posted on 13 Mar, 2014, by in NBA

With every game and win, it gets more convincing – the Brooklyn Nets are for real, and their third win this season over the Miami Heat makes them a real threat to the previous two-horse race concept in the Eastern conference, finding the right kind of formula, led by Paul Pierce who keeps on shining when he sees LeBron James in front of him, and getting plenty of help from Shaun Livingston and Mirza Teletovic. More

Nets vs Heat – Paul Pierce Can Still Stop LeBron James

Posted on 2 Nov, 2013, by in NBA

The Brooklyn Nets still have more to prove before they become legitimate title contenders, but by beating the Miami Heat, handing the NBA champions their second straight loss, they prove they’re on the right path to get there, mostly having Paul Pierce to thank for his offense and excellent defense for most of the game on LeBron James, leading to the 101-100 win. More