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Miami wins Game 1 in OT despite Lowry's heroics

Kyle Lowry sent Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals into overtime with a half-court buzzer-beater, but Miami scored the first eight points of OT and outlasted the Raptors north of the border.

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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyle Lowry is on the Raptors practice court shooting

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

Hack-an-Ed in effect in Oakland, as the Warriors intentionally foul the Trail Blazers big man Ed Davis. He converts one of two at the line.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

And now Ed Davis is a victim of hack-a

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors coach Dwane Casey called Heat G Dwyane Wade's playmaking late on both offense and defense "backbreaking."

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors need more of the Harrison Barnes who just dunked that. Portland's rim protection is a weakness

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors down 45-28, Draymond at center time. Important stretch

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors coach Dwane Casey still believes the team can win the series without Kyle Lowry hitting shots. Debatable.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors coach Dwane Casey credits PG Kyle Lowry's grit though he's not shooting the ball well. "Hitters go through slumps but we have to believe in him."

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors coach Dwane Casey: "There was a stretch there where just didn't get it done and they did. I liked our fight."

An electrifying minute in Toronto

Kyle Lowry's half-court buzzer beater sent the Raptors to OT just a minute before Justin Smoak's walk-off home run for the Blue Jays.

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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Erik Spoelstra on the Kyle Lowry shot: "I think once it left in his hand I think everybody in the building knew it was going to go."

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra exhaling and proud of his team for overcoming the collapse and halfcourt heave. Says inbounds turnovers on him.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Enter Mo Speights to fix everything?

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

Portland works patiently and opportunistically in the first quarter to generate quality looks at the basket. They lead 34-21. Al-Farouq Aminu got loose from distance and off the bounce for 10 points to lead the way for the Trail Blazers. CJ McCollum added nine. The defense has been active and tough, limiting the Dubs to 21 points in 22 possessions.

Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated The Undefeated 

The Blazers finish the first quarter shooting a blazing 66.7% from the field with 4 3-pointers on six attempts & 10 assists on the Warriors.

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Miami takes Game 1! Heat outlast Raptors in OT to win the series opener, 102-96. Dwyane Wade: 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast

Michael Wallace ESPN Staff Writer 

International Theft: Dwyane Wade and Goran Dragic combine for 50 points as the Heat snatch home court advantage away from Toronto with a 102-96 win in Game 1. Wade scored seven in OT and added two steals in the extra period to extend Heat's franchise record to 18 consecutive playoff series with at least one road victory.

Dave Tuley @ViewFromVegas

Heat beat Raptors 102-96 in OT: ViewFromVegas is they did it as 4-pt road dogs & +145 on ML (went over 191.5 points due to extra 5 minutes)