Heat May Have M.V.P., but Bulls Have Series Lead

When Nate Robinson chased after a loose ball in the second quarter of Monday’s second-round playoff cheap jerseys nfl game, he quickly discovered that he had company in the form of the 6-foot-8, 250-pound LeBron James. At 5-8, Robinson paid the price. He retreated to the locker room to receive 10 stitches on his upper lip, and the Bulls pressed on without him.

Robinson soon returned, and so did his team’s determined attitude. During this most surprising postseason run, little has been able to slow the undermanned, Cheap MLB Jerseysinjury-ravaged Bulls. No Luol Deng? No Derrick Rose? No problem. The Bulls opened their series against the defending champion Heat with a 93-86 victory that left a once-festive crowd at American Airlines Arena in near disbelief.

“Nobody had us winning any games,” said Robinson, who finished with 27 points and 9 assists. “I heard we were going to get swept.”

Not quite, not after Robinson broke open a tie game by scoring the final 7 points. It was a NBA New York Knicks Jerseys Wholesale one-man surge that featured a step-back, 19-foot jumper and a finger-roll layup over a cluster of Miami defenders. He stifled the crowd as well as James, who had done his best to keep the Heat involved late.