On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: June 2, The 2006 Heat Won Eastern Conference Finals

Feb 12, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers former center Shaquille O

2006 – In a 95-78 Miami Heat victory over the Detroit Pistons in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Heat moved on to the franchise’s first NBA Finals. In this contest, Pistons guard Richard Hamilton scored a game-high 33 points, but Detroit shot only 33 percent from the field compared to Miami’s 56-percent shooting. Shaquille O’Neal put up a team-high 28 points and 16 rebounds.

For more NBA coverage, follow King James Gospel and Adam Lowenstein on Twitter: @KJG_NBA and @StatsAdam

Next Cavaliers Game Full schedule »
Friday, Oct 3131 Oct7:00at Chicago BullsBuy Tickets

Tags: Miami Heat NBA Playoffs Shaquille O'neal

comments powered by Disqus