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"They’re the best offensive team in the NBA," Vogel said.
Miami outscored Indiana 31-20 in the third quarter and kept pulling away before the Pacers used a 15-3 run to make things rather interesting. Alas, way too little, way too late.
And now Miami is poised to oust Indiana for the third straight year.
Only the Celtics and Lakers franchises have been to the NBA Finals in four straight seasons. The Heat now have three chances to join that club, and would enjoy nothing more than getting there on Wednesday night.
"We try to get better every single day, every single game," James said. "When you do that and go out and play the type of game that you are capable of playing, you can be satisfied with the results. And that’s what we’ve built over the years."
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