Season 3 Episode 11

Chicago Bulls vs. Cleveland Cavaliers; Miami Heat vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Dec 04, 2009 on ESPN



  • Trivia

    • After winning in this episode's matchup against the Heat, the Lakers are now 31-5 after eighteen games combined the past two seasons. (2008: 16-2; 2009: 15-3)

    • 25 of Kobe Bryant's game high 33 points in the Heat/Lakers matchup were scored in the second half. 17 of those 25 were scored in the final quarter, including a game-winning three-point field goal as time expired.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • After the 101-87 win over Chicago, Cleveland has now won eleven of their last thirteen games. Chicago has lost six of their last seven.

    • The officials for the Bulls/Cavaliers game were Ken Mauer, Gary Zielinski and Sean Wright. The officials for the Heat/Lakers game were Joe DeRosa, Tony Brown, and John Goble.

    • The duration of the Bulls/Cavaliers game was 2 hours, 30 minutes. The duration of the Heat/Lakers game was 2 hours, 50 minutes.

    • The attendance for the Bulls/Cavaliers game was 20,562. The attendance for the Heat/Lakers game was 18,997.

    • Statistical Leaders:
      Kobe Bryant - 33 points
      Taj Gibson - 13 rebounds
      LeBron James - 11 assists

    • Final Scores
      Chicago Bulls 87
      Cleveland Cavaliers 101

      Miami Heat 107
      Los Angeles Lakers 108

  • Allusions