Goran Dragic downplays any notion that he and Dwyane Wade cannot thrive in the same backcourt. The two started alongside each other for a year and a half after Dragic was acquired from the Suns in February 2014. Dragic averaged 14.8 points in the 98 regular season games, including 14.1 points in 2015-16, his lowest output in six seasons in his only full season with Wade. Dragic, though, said it took time to learn how to play with several unfamiliar faces after joining Miami.
May 26, 2018 | 10:03 pm EDT Update
Ramona Shelburne: Chris Paul is not playing in this game, but he is dressed. Mike D’Antoni joked with @ESPNRadio there needs to keep a buffer between him and CP so he doesn’t get tempted to send him in.
James Harden’s now-done drought of 22 straight missed 3s is the second longest such streak in the playoffs over the last 20 years, according to ESPN Stats & Info research. Robert Horry missed 24 straight in 2003.