Miami Heat qualifies for NBA Eastern Conference semi-finals
Written by News Room on April 27, 2022
The Miami Heat have qualified for the National Basketball Association (NBA) Eastern Conference semi-finals after beating the Atlanta Hawks, despite the absence of key forward; Jimmy Butler.
With free-scoring Butler and point guard Kyle Lowry injured, Miami Heat held off the visiting Atlanta Hawks to win 97-94.
The victory secured a 4-1 win for the Miami Heat in the best-of-seven first-round play-off.
Miami Heat will play the winner of the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors, with the Philadelphia 76ers leading 3-2 in their first-round series.