Miami players had to have eyes as big as saucers. They would get the ball looking to drive the lane in Game 1 of the NBA Final — and there was no 7’2” wall of Roy Hibbert there to greet them like last round. It had to feel like an empty expressway to the rim.
So attack the Heat did, getting into the lane far more than they did last series against the Pacers.
But they didn’t finish. They left a lot of points on the rim that they could have used in a four-point loss.
Source: Kurt Helin, Pro Basketball Talk