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NBA Finals » Sweep of 3-game homestand would give Miami the championship win.


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"We seized the moment," Wade said. "And Game 3 is going to be another one of these games, so we’ve got to figure out a way at home to protect home floor, especially in Game 3, and win it. If you go up there and lose Game 3, you’ve given them, in a sense, home court right back. We just want to continue to play well at home like we’ve done all season long."

In other words, like they did when the stakes were highest against the Pacers and the Celtics in the previous two rounds.

At a glance

Finals schedule

All games broadcast on Ch. 4

Game 1 » Oklahoma City 105, Miami 94

Game 2 » Miami 100, Oklahoma City 96

Series tied 1-1

Sunday » Oklahoma City at Miami, 6 p.m.

Tuesday » Oklahoma City at Miami, 7 p.m.

Thursday » Oklahoma City at Miami, 7 p.m.

x-June 24 » Miami at Oklahoma City, 6 p.m.

x-June 26 » Miami at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m.

x-if necessary

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That approach got them to the Finals. A continuation of that approach could bring a championship, though the Heat are having none of that talk quite yet.

"Basically, it’s 0-0 now, so I don’t know about momentum," Heat forward Udonis Haslem said. "You know they are going to watch the film and make adjustments. We’re going to watch film and a couple of things we’re going to have to change up a little bit. The series is just starting."




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