BOSTON, MA - JUNE 07: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat stands on court against the Boston Celtics in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 7, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
The Miami Heat return home after an incredible thrashing of the Boston Celtics on Thursday night at TD Garden. With their season on the line, LeBron James went out and scored 45 points while grabbing 15 rebounds. He shot better than 70 percent from the floor in a stat line not seen in the NBA Playoffs since Wilt Chamberlain did it in 1964. With their season still on the line, James and his cohorts will have to come through with another huge performance in a decisive one-game elimination matchup for the right to go to the NBA finals.
Game 7 will come on the back-end of a full day of sports on Saturday, with tip set for 8:30 p.m. ET at AmericanAirlines Arena. Schedule and broadcast information below:
Game Date: Saturday, June 9
Tip-off Time: 8:30 p.m. ET
Location: AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami, Fla.
TV Coverage: ESPN
For more on LeBron's incredible Game 6 performance, watch SB Nation's analysis from Ben Golliver below:
Stick with this StoryStream for news and updates throughout the Eastern Conference Finals. For more analysis and discussion on the Heat, visit Peninsula Is Mightier. Visit CelticsBlog and SB Nation Boston for the opponent's perspective during the series. For all your Conference Finals analysis, visit SB Nation's NBA hub.