Monday June 3rd, 2013

(Greg Nelson/SI) The Heat and Pacers will play Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals Monday night. (Greg Nelson/SI)

The Miami Heat (No. 1 seed, 66-16 in the regular season) and the Indiana Pacers (No. 3, 49-32) are facing off in the Eastern Conference finals for the right to play the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals. The series is tied 3-3 entering Game 7 Monday night in Miami. How did we get here? Find all the highlights, analysis and insight on a wild Eastern finals below.

Game 1

LeBron saves Heat at buzzer of Game 1Heat 103, Pacers 102

• WATCH: James hits game-winner in OT to propel Heat to win

• THOMSEN: James teaches George lesson in winning all greats must learn

• MAHONEY: How did LeBron get so open?

• MAHONEY: Game 1 reveals weaknesses for reigning champs

• GOLLIVER: James proves critics wrong with game-winner

Game 2

Pacers steal Game 2 from Heat | Pacers 97, Heat 93

• WATCH: LeBron commits two turnovers in final minute of Game 2 loss

• THOMSEN: Pacers' growing resilience leads them past Heat in Game 2

• GOLLIVER: Pacers broadcaster calls out Heat fans for leaving Game 2 early

• GOLLIVER: James distances himself from God comparison

Game 3

Heat offense puts away Pacers in Game 3 | Heat 114, Pacers 96 

• THOMSEN: Heat test Pacers' inside edge in Game 3

Game 4

Pacers get even with Miami in Game 4 | Pacers 99, Heat 92

• GOLLIVER: LeBron disputes calls after fouling out in Game 4

• MAHONEY: Did Wade really travel on crucial late possession? 

• THOMSEN: Pacers a growing threat to the Heat

• James, West, Stephenson each fined $5k for flopping in Game 4

Game 5

• THOMSEN: James leads, Heat follow in Game 5

• Heat, Pacers combine for three technicals in third quarter

• GOLLIVER: LeBron 'goes back to Cleveland days' in Game 5

WATCH: James fires up troops with halftime speech 

• MAHONEY: Wade's struggles alter dynamic for Heat entering Game 6

Game 6

Pacers even up series in Game 6 | Pacers 91, Heat 77

• THOMSEN: Bosh, Wade struggle and Pacers take advantage to force Game 7

• WATCH: LeBron flops during Game 6 loss | Also receives technical for full-court sprint

• Hibbert rips media over DPOY voting | Also uses homophobic slang ... and then apologizes for 'insensitive, disrespectful comments'

• MAHONEY: Hibbert shines, but Pacers thrive on defense as a collective

Game 7

• THOMSEN: Heat searching for rhythm entering Game 7

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