Eastern Conference Finals to start Wednesday
Heat will have a week off
The Miami Heat will have plenty of time to get ready for the Eastern Conference Finals.
The Knicks beat the Pacers Thursday night, forcing a game 6 of their series.
As a result, Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals will not begin until Wednesday night.
The Heat will host the winner of the Knicks and Pacers.
All games will be played at 8:30 p.m.
Game 2 will be Friday May 24.
The Heat will hit the road for Game 3 Sunday May 26 and Tuesday May 28.
If necessary, game 5 would be in MIami on Thursday May 30.
The Heat would have to travel for Game 6, on Saturday June 1.
A game 7 would be played on June 3.
Miami earned their spot by eliminating the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night.
The Heat won that series 4-1.