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MIAMI -- This does not sound like a winning formula. Miss 24 of 29 shots in one stretch, on the road. Watch an 11-point, second-half lead turn into a deficit. Have your entire team get outscored by two players in the fourth quarter. Somehow, it worked for the Indiana Pacers. And with one part of the Big Three gone, the Miami Heat might have a very big problem. Read more about this game, here.

LeBron James catches fire and torches the Indiana Pacers during Game 1

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Video: Pacers Grab Game 2 From Heat

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Heat vs. Pacers Season Series: Miami (3-1) (Heat)Championships: 1, Last Championship: 2006, Last Season: Lost in Finals Scoring: LeBron James (27.1), Assists: LeBron James (6.2). Rebounds LeBron James & Chris Bosh (7.9), Blocks: Joel Anthony (1.3), Steals: LeBron James (1.8) (Pacers) Championships: 3 (All in ABA) Last Championship: 1973 Last Season: Lost in Eastern...

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The Indiana Pacers won game two of their series with the Miami Heat 78 to 75 Tuesday night. The series is now tied at one and heads to Indiana for game three on Thursday night.  The Pacers leading scores were David West with 16 and George Hill with 15 while Dwyane Wade had 24 and Lebron James had a game high 28 for the Miami Heat. Many people thought that Miami would easily win...

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No Big Three meant one big problem for Miami, and one very big win for Indiana. David West scored 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, George Hill added 15 and the Indiana Pacers took home-court advantage away from Miami by beating the Heat 78-75 in Game 2 of the teams' Eastern Conference semifinal series Tuesday night. LeBron James scored 28 points for Miami and Dwyane Wade...
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