Miami beat the 76ers as Dallas tied with the Suns.


Doncic scored the most points in a game for the Dallas Mavericks in a game against the Phoenix Suns.

The Miami Heat secured a place in the Eastern Conference Finals after beating the Philadelphia 76ers 99-90 and winning 4-2 in the playoff series.

Jimmy Butler added 32 points and Max Struth added 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Heat to victory.

In the Western Conference, Luka Doncic scored 33 points, helping the Dallas Mavericks beat the Phoenix Suns 113-86 and tie the series 3-3.

Game 7 will be played in Phoenix on Sunday.

The team playing at home has won all 6 matches so far.

Slovenia star Doncic also took the lead with 11 rebounds, 8 assists and 4 steals.

His record means he’s the third in the series to score over 30 points, providing over 25 points in all six games.

“This team is special to me,” Doncic said. “They are great players and we play hard and help each other and that gives me hope.”

The winners of Mavericks and the Suns will face off against the Golden State Warriors or Memphis Grizzlies in the Western Conference Finals. The Warriors lead the series to 3-2.

In the Eastern Conference Finals, Miami will face either the Milwaukee Bucks or the Boston Celtics.

The Bucks, who won the NBA last season, lead the playoff series 3-2.

“We’re not afraid of anyone,” Heat’s Butler told ESPN. “Everyone is ready for this year.”

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