Heat edge Celtics in Game 6 to advance to NBA Finals

2020-09-28T08:52:08+00:00 2020-09-28T08:52:08+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

28/Sep/20 08:52


The Heat advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2014.

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

The Miami Heat will be joining Los Angeles Lakers in the 2020 NBA Finals after defeating Boston Celtics 125-113 in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals.

Bam Adebayo redeemed for his Game 5 performance with his biggest evening in the series, as he went off for a career-high of 32 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists in 39 minutes.

Tyler Herro scored 19 points, Duncan Robinson and Andre Iguodala each had 15 points and Goran Dragic added 13 for the Heat.

Jaylen Brown scored 26 points, Jayson Tatum had 24 points and a career-high 11 assists, while Marcus Smart and Kemba Walker each scored 20 points for Boston.

The Heat are the only NBA team with six appearances in the Finals in the last 15 years and they’re looking for their fourth title as the series vs. Lakers tips off Wednesday night.