Miami had balanced scoring from Shaq, Keyon Dooling and Dwyane Wade and held Washington's bench to five points in Game 1.
Both Miami and Washington bring different perspectives to their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup.
If the Bulls are going to even the series, they just can't face another double-digit first-quarter deficit.
Washington got a big effort from Juan Dixon (career-high 35 points) to even the series 2-2. Now, can the Wizards win in Chicago?
The Wizards will tie the series with the Bulls if someone complements Washington's stars the way Etan Thomas did in Game 3.
Each of these teams lacks great playoff experience. In Game 1, however, the Bulls played like savvy vets. The Wizards need to follow suit.
A five-game April tailspin has exposed some weaknesses in the Wizards. Our scout explains what they are.
Our scout tells you why the 12th man matters, and who some of his favorite career "role players" are.
Our scout explains the benefits of the Cuttino Mobley-Doug Christie deal. Also, who are the NBA's best perimeter defenders?
The last time Antawn Jamison played the Mavs, he nearly dropped a triple-double on them. Our scout presents the rematch's game plan.
A few teams excel at running the fast break, and our scout explains who the best are and how they do it.
Our scout analyzes Allan Houston's return, undersized enforcers and Miller vs. Wade.