Eastern Conference Finals Coverage to Continue Via HEATV on HEAT.com and HEAT Live Post Game Shows
MIAMI, MAY 16 – As they head into their Eastern Conference Finals matchup with the Indiana Pacers, the Miami HEAT and broadcast partner, Sun Sports will continue to build on the momentum they have established with their stand-alone programming via HEATVonHEAT.com, a series of live webcasts before and after each game. HEATVonHEAT.com is presented by Papa John’s.
Beginning with Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals versus the Pacers, HEAT fans can tune into HEATVonHEAT.com for an exclusive one-hour pre-game show beginning 90 minutes prior to tip off. Following each game, Sun Sports and HEAT.com combine to offer the most comprehensive coverage of the HEAT available with extensive post-game coverage from the Biscayne Bayside Studios and live from the site. Jason Jackson, Eric Reid, Tony Fiorentino, John Crotty, Kristen Hewitt and Johanna Gomez will anchor the efforts.
The HEAT Live post-game shows will air live on HEAT.com and in most cases will air live on Sun Sports, although in some cases they may be tape delayed due to other live event programming commitments on the network. The vast majority of the HEAT Live post-game shows will also enjoy additional airings the following day at 8:30 a.m. and again at noon on Sun Sports. Fans are encouraged to check their local listings or FoxSportsFlorida.com for a complete schedule of broadcast times.
All games televised during the Eastern Conference Finals are exclusive national telecasts on ABC/ESPN. The complete schedule for the Eastern Conference Finals, as well as times for the pre-game programming, is listedbelow. Additional broadcast information will be available on HEAT.com, WhiteHotHEAT.com and Foxsportsflorida.com throughout the series and the remainder of the 2014 White Hot HEAT Playoffs.
HEATV on HEAT.com
|Game 1||Sunday, May 18||@ Indiana||2:00 p.m.||3:30 p.m.|
|Game 2||Tuesday, May 20||@ Indiana||7:00 p.m.||8:30 p.m.|
|Game 3||Saturday, May 24||@ Miami||7:00 p.m.||8:30 p.m.|
|Game 4||Monday, May 26||@ Miami||7:00 p.m.||8:30 p.m.|
|Game 5*||Wednesday, May 28||@ Indiana||7:00 p.m.||8:30 p.m.|
|Game 6*||Friday, May 30||@ Miami||7:00 p.m.||8:30 p.m.|
|Game 7*||Sunday, June 1||@ Indiana||7:00 p.m.||8:30 p.m.|
*Games will be played if necessary.
All Miami HEAT playoff games of the 2014 postseason will be aired in English on the team’s flagship radio station, The New FM 104.3 & AM 790 The Ticket and throughout South Florida on the Miami HEAT Radio Network, which includes ESPN 106.3 FM in West Palm Beach, ESPN 99.3 FM in Naples/Ft. Myers and WPSL 1590 in Port St. Lucie. Mike Inglis will handle play-by-play responsibilities with former HEAT point guard John Crotty joining as the color analyst. Crotty will also continue to join Jackson in the Biscayne Bayside studios for all home post-game shows on Sun Sports.
In addition, “HEAT Weekly,” a two-hour radio show hosted by HEAT Network Radio host, Tommy Tighe, will continue to air throughout the White Hot HEAT Playoffs at its regularly scheduled time—Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.—with additional weekend airings on the member stations of the Miami HEAT Radio Network.
All HEAT playoff games can be heard en Español on Univision Radio’s WRTO Mix 98.3 FM. José Pañeda will handle the play-by-play duties, with Joe Pujala serving as host/color commentator.
Expanded Playoff coverage can also be found online at HEAT.com and its playoff companion site WhiteHotHEAT.com. Exclusive programming and content will also be available on the team’s social media pages: @MiamiHEAT on twitter, Instagram and YouTube and on Facebook.com/MiamiHEAT.
Individual tickets for all three potential Eastern Conference Finals home games are on sale now. Fans can purchase tickets directly from the team or from HEAT season ticket holders and other fans posting their tickets for resale online at HEAT.com, Ticketmaster.com, by calling 1-800-4NBA-TIX, or at the AmericanAirlines Arena Ticket Office. Doors to the AmericanAirlines Arena will open two hours prior to the published game time.
The 2014 White Hot HEAT Playoffs are presented by Miccosukee Resort & Gaming.