June 5, 2012
Pierce scored 19 points for the Celtics, who have won three
straight games for a 3-2 series lead.
James finished with 30 points and 13 rebounds for Miami, though
he went 8 minutes without scoring in the final quarter. Dwyane Wade
scored 27 for the Heat, who got no more than nine from anyone else.
Game 6 is Thursday night in Boston, where the Celtics will try
to clinch a trip to either Oklahoma City or San Antonio for Game 1
of the NBA finals.