– The 7 minutes, 7 seconds it took for Boston to score its first basket of the third quarter was the Celtics' longest drought to start a quarter without a field goal all season.
– The last time Boston took at least 7 minutes to score in a quarter was Game 3 of the 2002 Eastern Conference semifinals versus the Detroit Pistons. The final score of that game? It was 66-64, in favor of Boston.
The Heat scored 12 of their 19 points off Boston turnovers in the third
All of it was enough to add up to the fact that, despite losing the first, second and fourth quarters, Miami finds itself up 1-0 in this series.
Jimmy Butler's 41 points lift Miami to Game 1 victory