-The San Antonio Spurs (1-1) will visit the Miami Heat (1-1) tonight for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
The Heat got a split in San Antonio, winning Game 2 98-96. Tony Parker led San Antonio in the losing effort. Parker finished with 21 points and seven assists. Manu Ginobili added 19 points off the bench. LeBron James finished with 35 points and 10 rebounds to pace Miami.
And as the Spurs look to regain home court advantage, here are five things to watch in tonight’s clash:
- Miami has won a franchise-record 11 straight postseason games at home.
- Miami’s Rashard Lewis is averaging 11.0 points while shooting 44.4 percent from the field and 41.2 percent from three-point range in his five postseason starts.
- The Heat are 33-1 (.971) when connecting on at least nine three-point field goals at home.
- The Spurs are 8-7 on the road in the NBA Finals.
- Miami’s Chris Bosh is shooting 50.5 percent from the field this postseason, including 43.3 percent from three-point range.