Q4-0:00 89:103. Heat beat Pistons at home, 103-89.
Q4-0:00 89:103. Greg Monroe has a double double with 23 points, 15 boards and 4 assists! Pistons lose to Heat 103-89.
Q4-0:00 89:103. Heat bench has outplayed Pistons bench. They have more pts 35-13 and more assists 4-1. Led by Norris Cole with 4 steals, 10 pts and 4 assists.
Q4-1:01 86:98. This game is over! Heat are cruising to victory, up 12 pts, 98-86 against Pistons with 1:01 left. It hasn't been close since late Q3.
Q4-2:51 82:96. LeBron hits a jumper to ice the game for Heat, up by 14 pts, 96-82 with 2:51 left.
Q4-5:18 76:92. Off Norris Cole's dish, LeBron lays it up & in. Heat are finding him inside all day. Heat are winning 92-76, mid Q4.
Q4-5:18 76:92. After an 11-0 run in 2:19, Heat have a 92-76 blowout against Pistons. Heat playing disruptive defense with 3 steals and a block! Timeout on the floor.
Q4-5:58 76:87. Greg Monroe leads the Pistons offense with 21 pt (9-17 FG), 6 o-rebs and 4 assists. Pistons losing 87-76, mid Q4.
Q4-7:37 76:81. Norris Cole has been picking Pistons pockets, racking up 4 steals while keying the Heat defense. Heat lead Pistons 81-76, mid Q4.
Q4-8:18 75:81. Lawrence Frank is leaning hard on Jose Calderon (39 min). He's played well with 16 pts (6-9 FG), 3 treys and 5 turnovers.
Q4-9:08 74:81. Heat are dominating inside! They've got 44 pts in the paint vs 28 pts for Pistons. Led by D-Wade with 2 layups, 4 FTs and a dunk.
Q4-10:25 70:77. Using a 10-2 run in 2:42, Heat are pulling away 77-70 from Pistons, early Q4. Heat playing disruptive defense with 2 steals and a block!
Q4-11:37 68:75. With a quick 8-0 run, Heat take a 75-68 lead against Pistons! Heat playing disruptive defense with 2 steals!
Q3-0:00 68:73. Just call Greg Monroe the Chairman of the Boards! He's got 11 through late Q3. Pistons trail Heat 73-68, late Q3.
Q3-0:00 68:73. With a quick 6-0 run, Heat take a 73-68 lead against Pistons!
Q3-0:00 68:73. LeBron leads the Heat offense with 21 pt (8-11 FG), a trey and an o-reb. Heat are up 73-68, late Q3.
Q3-0:23 68:73. Kim English just fouled out. He's been a non-factor with no points (0-3 FG), a block and a steal in 17 min.
Q3-0:26 68:71. Exciting game with 5 ties and 14 lead changes. It's been a one possession game 52% of the time. Heat lead Pistons 71-68, late Q3.
Q3-0:45 68:71. Heat match their biggest lead of the game with a Chris Andersen free throw. Up 3 pts, 71-68 late Q3.
Q3-0:46 68:70. Heat bench is outplaying Pistons bench. They have more pts 19-9. Led by Shane Battier with 2 treys and 9 points.
Q3-1:07 68:67. Off Greg Monroe's dish, Kyle Singler knocks down a bucket to put Pistons ahead 68-67. He's knocking down the open J all day for Pistons, now has 11 points.
Q3-1:42 65:67. Jose Calderon is struggling at the moment, but still leads Pistons offense with 16 pts (6-9 FG), 3 treys and 5 assists.
Q3-1:47 65:67. Mario Chalmers has been picking Pistons pockets, racking up 4 steals while keying the Heat defense. Heat lead Pistons 67-65, late Q3.
Q3-2:47 65:67. Greg Monroe has played well on both ends with 16 points, 9 boards and 3 assists. Pistons trail Heat 67-65, late Q3.
Q3-3:03 65:64. The lead's changing back & forth. Pistons lead Heat 65-64, late Q3.
Q3-3:21 63:61. Kim English is in foul trouble, just picking up his 4th foul. He's been a non-factor with no points (0-2 FG), a block and a steal in 14 min.
Q3-3:44 63:61. Neither team can get the ball in the hoop, combining for just 11 pt in the last five minutes. Pistons lead Heat 63-61, late Q3.
Q3-4:07 61:61. Rodney Stuckey misses another trey, shooting 4-11 FGs. He's killing Pistons with his shooting. Pistons and Heat are tied 61-61, late Q3.
Q3-5:07 61:61. Lawrence Frank has stuck with the starters, playing Jose Calderon, Rodney Stuckey and Kyle Singler 25+ minutes each. Game is tied 61-61, mid Q3
Q3-5:43 61:61. D-Wade hits another FT to tie the game 61-61. He's energizing Heat with 7 pts and a steal in Q3.
Q3-6:01 61:60. Chris Bosh turns it over again. He's cold with 2 turnovers, a missed FT and a foul to start Q3. Heat trail Pistons 61-60, mid Q3.
Q3-6:37 59:60. With a quick 8-0 run, Heat take a 60-59 lead against Pistons! D-Wade leads the way with 6 pts (3-3 FG).
Q3-6:56 59:60. Heat retake the lead with a LeBron James jumper. They haven't led since mid Q1! Up 60-59 mid Q3.
Q3-7:37 59:56. Lawrence Frank is hoping to seize momentum, keeping Jose Calderon (29 min) in the game. He's played great with 16 pts (6-9 FG), 3 treys and 5 assists.
Q3-9:44 58:52. Sloppy back & forth game as Heat and Pistons trade turnovers. Pistons lead Heat 58-52, early Q3.
Q3-9:57 58:52. LeBron has gone silent to start Q3, but still leads Heat offense with 14 pts (5-6 FG), an o-reb and an assist.
Q3-11:32 54:52. Chris Bosh has struggled with his shot. He's got 2 pts (0-4 FG), a block and 2 boards in 18 min.
Q2-0:00 54:51. With a 14-6 run to close the 1st half, Heat cut the Pistons lead to 3 pts, 54-51. They're right back in it! Heat hit their last 5 shots!
Q2-0:00 54:51. Greg Monroe is having a good offensive game with 14 pts (6-7 FG), 2 o-rebs and 2 assists.
Q2-0:05 54:51. Very high 3pt FG% in this game. Pistons are shooting well at 50% (6-12) and Heat are shooting well at 50% (5-10). Pistons lead 54-51, late Q2.
Q2-0:42 51:48. Mario Chalmers has been picking Pistons pockets, racking up 3 steals while keying the Heat defense. Heat trail Pistons 51-48, late Q2.
Q2-0:46 51:48. D-Wade throws it away, now with 4 turnovers. He's struggled handling the ball today. Heat trail Pistons 51-48, late Q2.
Q2-1:31 50:45. Another assist for Jose Calderon. He's energizing Pistons with 2 assists, a trey and 4 points in the last five min.
Q2-1:57 48:45. Another miss for Rodney Stuckey. He's cold with 2 missed FG and a turnover in the last five min. Pistons lead Heat 48-45, late Q2.
Q2-2:41 48:43. With a quick 6-0 run, Heat cut the Pistons lead to 5 pts, 48-43, with 2:41 left 1st half. They're right back in it!
Q2-2:41 48:42. Jonas Jerebko is in foul trouble, just picking up his 3rd foul. He played well with 7 pts (2-4 FG), 3 boards and a trey in 12 min.
Q2-4:24 48:37. With a 6-0 run in less than a minute, Pistons take a 48-37 lead against Heat, with 4:24 left 1st half!
Q2-5:09 42:37. With another FT, LeBron has 10 pts. He's been getting to the line all day for Heat, hitting 4-4 FTs. Heat trail Pistons 42-37, mid Q2.
Q2-5:09 42:35. Kim English commits his 3rd foul. He's cold off the bench with 3 fouls and a miss in Q2. Pistons lead Heat 42-35, mid Q2.
Q2-5:13 42:35. Back & forth with Heat and Pistons trading baskets. Pistons lead Heat 42-35, mid Q2.
Q2-6:26 42:32. Shane Battier misses another trey, shooting 0-3 FGs. He's beeen missing with the few shots he's taken. Heat trail Pistons 42-32, mid Q2.
Q2-6:43 42:32. Jose Calderon hits another trey. He's spacing the floor for Pistons by shooting 2-for-3 from distance. Pistons lead Heat 42-32, mid Q2.
Q2-7:15 39:30. LeBron has gone silent to start Q2, but still having a good offensive game with 6 pts (3-4 FG), an o-reb and an assist.
Q2-8:52 36:26. D-Wade has struggled with his shot. He's got 2 pts (1-4 FG), a turnover and an assist in 9 min.
Q2-10:25 33:24. Rodney Stuckey hits his first trey. He's carving up the D & knocking down the jumper for Pistons, now with 9 early points.
Q2-11:00 30:22. Greg Monroe hits another layup. He's tearing up Heat with 8 points, 3 boards and an assist in the last five min.
Q1-0:00 28:22. With a quick 10-4 run, Pistons take a 28-22 lead against Heat! Pistons are getting inside at will!
Q1-0:09 28:22. High FG% early in this game. Pistons are shooting lights out at 66% (12-18) while Heat are shooting 42% (9-21). Pistons lead 28-22, late Q1.
Q1-0:59 26:18. Pistons are out-shooting Heat, 11-16 (68%) to 7-18 (38%). They're led by Jose Calderon, who's started out 3-3 FG.
Q1-1:04 23:18. Pistons match their biggest lead of the game with a Jonas Jerebko free throw. Up 5 pts, 23-18 late Q1.
Q1-2:04 20:18. Greg Monroe hits his first dunk to put Pistons ahead 20-18. He's energizing Pistons with 2 assists, 5 pts and a block to start the game.
Q1-2:42 18:16. The lead's changing back & forth. Pistons lead Heat 18-16, late Q1.
Q1-3:24 16:14. Jason Maxiell commits his 1st foul. He's cold with 2 turnovers, 2 missed FG and a missed FT to start the game.
Q1-4:50 14:12. Mario Chalmers is keeping Heat in the game with 6 pts (2-2 FG), 2 treys and 3 assists. Pistons lead 14-12, late Q1.
Q1-6:09 12:7. Off Greg Monroe's dish, Jose Calderon lays it up & in. He's energizing Pistons with 6 points, a steal and a rebound to start the game.
Q1-7:15 10:7. With a quick 6-0 run, Pistons take a 10-7 lead against Heat, mid Q1!
Q1-7:52 6:7. Another miss for Chris Bosh. He stays cold with 2 missed FG and a foul to start the game. Heat lead Pistons 7-6, mid Q1.
Q1-8:45 4:7. Heat take an early lead with a Dwyane Wade layup in transition, up 3 pts, 7-4 early Q1.
Q1-10:03 3:5. Mario Chalmers hits his first trey to put Heat ahead 5-3. He's energizing Heat with a trey, 3 pts and an assist to start the game.
Q1-12:00 0:0. We are underway! Heat host Pistons.