25 Apr 2014

Heat up 2-0, Mavs square series

2:32 pm on 25 April 2014

LeBron James scored 32 points to lead his NBA basketball champions, the Miami Heat, to a 2-0 lead over the Charlotte Bobcats in their first-round playoff series.

The Heat won their Eastern Conference clash 101-97 at home.

The shock of the day came as the Dallas Mavericks squared their Western series with a 113-92 road win over the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs.

The Portland Trail Blazers also upset the Houston Rockets 112-105 to go 2-nil up in their best-of-seven series in the West.