MIAMI, FL (Sporting Alert) — The Miami Heat lead the Indiana Pacers 52-37 at half-time in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference finals at the AmericanAirlines Arena.
LeBron James, who has played 22 of the totaled 24 first half minutes, is again off to a solid start – leading the Heat with 18 points on 5-for-8 shooting from the field.
James is also 8-of-8 from the free throw line.
Meanwhile, Chris Bosh, who went 1-of-8 from the floor in a disappointing opening quarter, is 3-of-10 for seven points, while adding eight rebounds to his tally.
Dwyane Wade has 10 points and four rebounds so far, while Ray Allen, who has hit 3-of-4 from three point range, also has 10 points for Miami.
The Indiana Pacers are currently being led by David West, who is the only one on his team in double digits with 10 points.
Lance Stephenson has eight points, three assists and two steals.
Indiana: L. Stephenson 8 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl
Miami: L. James 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl