Heat in 7 spot, now 1 up on Celtics, 1.5 up on Nets, 2 up on Pacers, 2.5 up on Hornets. Sunday vs. Pistons is critical.
Live look...10:13pm.... 7 Heat 33 39 8 Celtics 32 40 9 Nets 31 40 10 Pacers 31 41 11 Hornets 30 41 C's host Clippers Sunday.
Final in 2 OTs: Wizards 110, Hornets 107
Hawks clinch East tonight. Heat loss damaging to their standing, with Nets win, Celts winning, Hornets up in double OT.
Can we regift free basketball? Asking for Wizards-Hornets.
The Hornets have completely ignored Al Jefferson the last few possessions
Hornets start the fourth quarter shooting 0-of-4.
End of third: Hornets 79, Wizards 75.
Hornets start the third quarter on a 10-2 run, lead 64-61.
Halftime: Wizards 59, Hornets 54.Wizards shot 50 percent.
Wizards outscoring Hornets in the paint 28-12.
Mo Williams' offense keeping Hornets in this game.
End of first: Wizards 28, Hornets 19. So the pattern of slow starts continues.
Troy Daniels inactive tonight for the Hornets so rookies P.J. Hairston and Noah Vonleh both active.
Mo Williams (sore knee) plans to play tonight for the Hornets.
So with Milwaukee beating Indiana, the Nets are now in a three-way tie with Pacers, Hornets for ninth, half-game behind eighth place Celtics
Add Mo Williams to Hornets injuries. Sat out practice with a sore knee. Questionable for Wizards game.
Mark Price was just at the United Center the other day as a Hornets assistant. Will be interesting to see how he does as college head coach.
Los Heat se escapan en la 7ª plaza, mientras que Boston conserva la octava, empatado con Indiana y con medio partido más que Nets y Bobcats.
Tonight against Nets was first time since Mar. 6 versus Raptors that Hornets led at end of first quarter. Rough always playing catch-up.
The Toronto Raptors have clinched a playoff berth (via Hornets and Celtics losses).
So the Celtics, Pacers, Nets and Hornets are separated by a half-game in the race for 8th.
MIA 93, BOS 86. Too little, too late 6. Bucks (35-36) 7. Heat (33-38) 8. C's (31-40) 9. Pacers (31-40) 10. Nets (30-40) 11. Hornets (30-40)
Boston loses at home to Miami but remains in 8th in the East with tiebreaker on the Pacers. 9. Pacers (31-40) 10. Nets (30-40) 11. Hornets
With three weeks to go... 7 Heat 33 38 8 Celtics 31 40 9 Pacers 31 40 10 Nets 30 40 11 Hornets 30 40 Pacers in Boston April 1
Final: Nets 91, Hornets 88. Nets clinch tiebreaker.
Nets defeat Hornets, meaning if Celtics lose to Heat (they're down 20 late in the 3rd) Raptors clinch playoff spot
That looks like it hits Williams’s hands on that last sideline angle. Stays Hornets ball.
Brook Lopez is flat-out dominating the Hornets inside. Now with 34 points on 16-26 shooting, 10 boards.
This Hornets offense ...
End of third: Nets 68, Hornets 64.