Heat Complete Sweep of Bobcats, NBA Playoffs


Published on April 29 2014 6:10 am
Last Updated on April 29 2014 6:10 am
Written by Millie Lange

Heat Complete Sweep Of Bobcats

(Charlotte, NC) -- LeBron James went off for 31 points, seven rebounds and nine assists as the Heat completed a four-game sweep of the Bobcats with a 109-98 win at Time Warner Cable Arena.  Chris Bosh added 17 points and eight boards while Dwyane Wade had 15 points in the win. Miami will face the Raptors or Nets in the next round. Kemba Walker had 29 points to lead Charlotte. Josh McRoberts chipped in with 10 points and 10 rebounds while Gary Neal had 16 points off the bench. Charlotte played its final game as the "Bobcats." They will go back to being the Charlotte Hornets next season.

Hawks Handle Pacers

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Shelvin Mack scored a team-high 20 points off the bench to guide the Hawks to a 107-97 win against the Pacers in Game Five of their Eastern Conference quarterfinals series from Indiana. Paul Millsap added 18 points and eight rebounds for Atlanta, which is up 3-2 in the best-of-seven series. Kyle Korver had 16 points and nine boards in the win. Paul George totaled 26 points, 12 rebounds, six assists and six steals for Indiana.  David West turned in 16 points, seven rebounds and seven assists in the loss  Game Six is Thursday in Atlanta.

Spurs Hold Off Mavericks

(Dallas, TX) -- Manu Ginobili scored 22 points as the Spurs held off a furious charge by the Mavericks to claim Game Four of their playoff series 93-89 from Dallas. Tim Duncan added 14 points and 10 rebounds while Boris Diaw had 17 points in the win. San Antonio evens the series at two games each and will host Game Five on Wednesday. Monta Ellis scored 20 points to lead Dallas while Dirk Nowitzki finished with 19 points and seven rebounds. The Mavs had won two straight after falling in Game One.

Bulls Face Elimination Tonight

(Chicago, IL) -- The Bulls face elimination tonight in Game Five of their playoff series against the Wizards  Chicago lost Game Four on Sunday in DC to fall in a 3-1 hole in the best-of-seven set. The Wizards will also get Nene back tonight from suspension. Tip from United Center is at 7:00.

Monday, April 28 Scoreboard

NBA Playoffs

Miami Heat 109, Charlotte Bobcats 98
(Heat win best-of-seven Eastern quarterfinal, 4-0)

Atlanta Hawks 107, Indiana Pacers 97
(Hawks lead best-of-seven Eastern quarterfinal, 3-2)

San Antonio Spurs 93, Dallas Mavericks 89
(Best-of-seven Western quarterfinal tied, 2-2)

Tuesday, April 29 Schedule (All Times Central)

NBA Playoffs

7:00 p.m. - Washington Wizards at Chicago Bulls
(Wizards lead best-of-seven Eastern quarterfinal, 3-1)

8:00 p.m. - Memphis Grizzlies at Oklahoma City Thunder
(Best-of-seven Western quarterfinal tied, 2-2)

9:30 p.m. - Golden State Warriors at Los Angeles Clippers
(Best-of-seven Western quarterfinal, 2-2)