LeBron James scored 30 points and the defending champion Miami Heat moved within one win of a return to the National Basketball Association finals with a 90-79 victory against the visiting Indiana Pacers.
Roy Hibbert had 23 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 99-92 win against the defending champion Miami Heat and tie their National Basketball Association playoff series at two games apiece.
The New York Knicks stayed alive in the playoffs with an 85-75 home win against the Indiana Pacers, while the San Antonio Spurs reached the Western Conference finals with a series-clinching victory at Golden State.
The New York Knicks are on the brink of National Basketball Association playoff elimination after a 93-82 loss at Indiana, while the San Antonio Spurs are one win from a spot in the Western Conference finals.
The Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder opened their first-round National Basketball Association playoff series by winning by a combined 52 points, as home teams improved their postseason start to 8-0.
Bank of America Corp. , the biggest U.S. bank by assets and deposits, delayed foreclosures after a federal regulator called for a review because lenders may have submitted defective documents when repossessing homes.
The Brooklyn Nets ended a two-game National Basketball Association losing skid by beating the Indiana Pacers 89-84 in overtime without All-Star point guard Deron Williams, who is sidelined with an ankle injury.
The Indiana Pacers won 78-75 in Miami to tie the Heat at one game apiece, while the San Antonio Spurs won the opening game of their National Basketball Association second-round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers.