The Miami Heat squeaked out a win over the Los Angeles Lakers, 98 to 97, on March 21, 1997.

Final

LAL

Lakers

45-22

97

MIA

Heat

50-17

98

Team

LAL

MIA

1

21

33

2

28

20

3

24

16

4

24

29

Total

97

98

Team Stats

Player Stats

Lakers

Heat

FG Made - Attempted

34-74

34-78

Field Goal %

45.9

43.6

3PT Made - Attempted

8-17

15-36

3PT %

47.1

41.7

FT Made - Attempted

21-28

15-23

Free Throw %

75.0

65.2

Rebounds

43

36

Offensive Rebounds

11

12

Defensive Rebounds

32

24

Assists

19

25

Steals

7

5

Blocks

8

4

Turnovers

12

11

Personal Fouls

22

21