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NBA: Jimmy Butler scores 47 points, Heat beat Celtics to force Game 7
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NBA: Jimmy Butler scores 47 points, Heat beat Celtics to force Game 7

With a victory at home on Sunday, the Heat would advance to the NBA Finals for the second time in three years.

NBA: Boston Celtics beat Miami Heat to be on the brink of Finals
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NBA: Boston Celtics beat Miami Heat to be on the brink of Finals

Jaylen Brown (25 points) and Jayson Tatum (22 points) made the difference as the Boston Celtics moved to the brink of the NBA Finals on Wednesday by defeating Miami 93-80.

NBA: Celtics blitz past Heat early, even Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 in 102-82 blowout
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NBA: Celtics blitz past Heat early, even Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 in 102-82 blowout

Jayson Tatum scored 31 points and Celtics pounded Miami early, jumping out to a 26-4 lead and cruising to a 102-82 victory that evened the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2

NBA: Bam Adebayo inspires Miami Heat to 2-1 lead over Boston Celtics in  Eastern finals
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NBA: Bam Adebayo inspires Miami Heat to 2-1 lead over Boston Celtics in Eastern finals

Miami Heat's Bam Adebayo finished with 10 rebounds, six assists and four steals in addition to his 31-point haul against Boston Celtics.

NBA: Jayson Tatum helps Boston Celtics tie Eastern finals at 1-1 vs Miami Heat
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NBA: Jayson Tatum helps Boston Celtics tie Eastern finals at 1-1 vs Miami Heat

Game three in the series takes place in Boston on Saturday, and Celtics are expecting a stiff Miami response.

NBA Eastern Conference finals: Jimmy Butler scores 41, Heat take Game 1 from Celtics
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NBA Eastern Conference finals: Jimmy Butler scores 41, Heat take Game 1 from Celtics

A 22-2 run was how Miami Heat started the second half, the run punctuated by steals that led to baskets on three consecutive possessions.

NBA Playoffs: Jayson Tatum lifts Celtics over Nets in buzzer beater; Heat, Bucks win
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NBA Playoffs: Jayson Tatum lifts Celtics over Nets in buzzer beater; Heat, Bucks win

Tatum scored 31 points to lead the Celtics, who thwarted a fourth-quarter comeback bid by the Nets to take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.

NBA: Tyler Herro gets hot as Miami Heat hold off Jazz in Salt Lake City
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NBA: Tyler Herro gets hot as Miami Heat hold off Jazz in Salt Lake City

Tyler Herro ignited the Heat's offence with 27 points and eight rebounds in front of a crowd of 18,300 at Vivint Arena

NBA: Stephen Curry scores 50 as Warriors stay hot with win over Hawks; Nuggets beat Heat
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NBA: Stephen Curry scores 50 as Warriors stay hot with win over Hawks; Nuggets beat Heat

It was the 10th career 50-point game for the 33-year-old Curry, who passed Wilt Chamberlain to become the oldest player in NBA history with a 50-point, 10-assist game

NBA: Thunder pip Lakers to snap winless run; Adebayo helps Heat down Nets
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NBA: Thunder pip Lakers to snap winless run; Adebayo helps Heat down Nets

were unable to prevent a superb comeback by the Thunder, who had trailed by as many as 26 points late in the second quarter before rallying after the interval.

NA: Demar DeRozan, Zach LaVine help Bulls beat Raptors for fourth straight win
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NA: Demar DeRozan, Zach LaVine help Bulls beat Raptors for fourth straight win

Nikola Vucevic scored 17 points and Lonzo Ball had 15 as the Bulls won their fourth straight meeting with Toronto. Ball shot 5 for 9 from 3-point range.

NBA: From Rockets' young roster to Raptors' homecoming, biggest talking points of upcoming season
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NBA: From Rockets' young roster to Raptors' homecoming, biggest talking points of upcoming season

The first practices of the season in the NBA are here, with teams set to hit the floor on Tuesday to formally begin getting ready for the 2021-22 campaign. A six-pack of things to watch as things get started:

NBA: Schedule for 75th anniversary season has nods to history including Knicks-Raptors
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NBA: Schedule for 75th anniversary season has nods to history including Knicks-Raptors

New York will play host to Toronto on 1 November, exactly 75 years to the day after the Knicks visited the then-Toronto Huskies in the first game of the Basketball Association of America's inaugural season.

NBA: Anthony Davis says injuries 'a big factor' for Los Angeles Lakers' title defence unravelling
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NBA: Anthony Davis says injuries 'a big factor' for Los Angeles Lakers' title defence unravelling

Anthony Davis missed half of the 72-game regular season because of a string of injuries. LeBron James, who missed more than 20 games this season with a high right ankle sprain.

NBA: Eastern Conference champions no more, Miami Heat start to look to what's next
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NBA: Eastern Conference champions no more, Miami Heat start to look to what's next

There was no run to the NBA Finals this year for the Miami Heat, not even a single playoff victory. With the Heat entering a crucial offseason, here's what to watch for:

NBA: Bucks sweep Heat to advance to second round; 76ers take 3-0 series lead over Wizards
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NBA: Bucks sweep Heat to advance to second round; 76ers take 3-0 series lead over Wizards

Bucks became the first team to advance in this year's playoffs, beating the Heat 120-103 on Saturday and finishing off a first-round sweep over last season's Eastern Conference champions.

NBA: Bucks roll past Heat; Nikola Jokic scores 38 points, Nuggets beat Blazers
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NBA: Bucks roll past Heat; Nikola Jokic scores 38 points, Nuggets beat Blazers

The Bucks needed Khris Middleton’s tiebreaking jumper with 0.5 seconds left in overtime to pull out a 109-107 victory in Game 1. Milwaukee essentially put away Game 2 in the first quarter when its 3-point attack went from fizzling to sizzling.

NBA Playoffs: Khris Middleton winner lifts Bucks over Heat, Nets rally to beat Celtics
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NBA Playoffs: Khris Middleton winner lifts Bucks over Heat, Nets rally to beat Celtics

Middleton kept his composure superbly to drain the decisive jump shot from 18 feet with just 0.5 seconds on the clock, handing the Bucks a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven first round series.

NBA: Lakers and Warriors set for 7-8 play-in clash in LA; Jazz finish with No 1 seed
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NBA: Lakers and Warriors set for 7-8 play-in clash in LA; Jazz finish with No 1 seed

No 7 Los Angeles will host No 8 Golden State in the Western Conference play-in with the winner taking the seventh seed and a spot against Phoenix and the loser having to play another game to determine the eighth seed.