Heat’s Herro (groin) ruled out ahead of Game 4 vs. Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — Heat guard Tyler Herro has been ruled out Game 4 of Miami’s Eastern Conference finals matchup with the Bostic Celtics because ofRead More

Miami beats Boston 109-103 for 2-1 series lead

BOSTON (AP) — Bam Adebayo scored 31 points with 10 rebounds for the Miami Heat, who blew a 25-point, first-half lead and lost Jimmy ButlerRead More

Celtics’ Williams out, Heat’s Lowry, Tucker warming up

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics will be without center Robert Williams III for Game 3 of their Eastern Conference finals matchup with the MiamiRead More

Celtics roll past Heat 127-102, tie Eastern finals at 1-1

MIAMI (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 27 points, Marcus Smart and Jaylen Brown each had 24 and the Boston Celtics dominated the first half toRead More

Horford cleared to play, Smart close, White out for Celtics

MIAMI (AP) — Al Horford is back. Marcus Smart is planning to join him. The Boston Celtics are closer to whole for the Eastern ConferenceRead More

Jimmy Butler, Heat seeking to take a 2-0 lead over Celtics

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler doesn’t like being a called a scorer. Never mind that the moniker seems appropriate. He’s averaging nearly 30 points perRead More

Butler scores 41, Heat take Game 1 from Celtics 118-107

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 41 points, and the Miami Heat turned things around with a huge third quarter on the way to beatingRead More

Heat, Panthers fans caught in playoff pickle after games scheduled for same nights

Diehard Miami Heat and Florida Panthers fans hoping to catch every bit of the action as both teams head into the playoffs suddenly find themselvesRead More

Spoelstra, Udoka have Heat and Celtics ready for East finals

MIAMI (AP) — He grew up in Portland, basketball in his blood. Wasn’t exactly a big-time recruit before eventually playing some college ball in theRead More

Heat beat 76ers 99-90 in Game 6 to advance to East finals

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Butler knocked Joel Embiid out of the playoffs, then walked over to his former 76ers teammate and hugged him, told himRead More