NBA Finals: LA Lakers Defeat Miami Heat 102-96 in Game 4 to Move Within One Win of Title
The Los Angeles Lakers are a game away from winning their first championship in 10 years after they beat Miami Heat 102-96 to go 3-1 up in the NBA Finals.
Game five of the seven-match series is on Friday.
“We understand what’s at stake,” said James. “The job is not done. Not yet. But they’re on the brink.”
Jimmy Butler led the Heat with 22 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists. Tyler Herro added 21 points and Duncan Robinson had 17. Bam Adebayo returned after missing two games with a neck/shoulder injury to score 15 but Goran Dragic (foot) remained sidelined.