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Tyler Herro struggled from the field in Game 5, scoring 12 points (4-11 FG, 2-3 3PT, 2-2 FT) and adding three assists, one rebound, and two turnovers across 31 minutes in a win over the Lakers on Friday night.
Herro was defended well by the Lakers backcourt and was only a minor factor offensively in Game 5. Still, he sealed the victory by hitting two free throws with less than two seconds to play to close out the win. Herro will continue to be the third or fourth option for the Heat as long as Goran Dragic remains sidelined.
Tyler Herro scored 21 points (8-18 FG, 3-7 3PT, 2-4 FT) with seven rebounds, three assists, one steal, and three turnovers in 37 minutes as the Heat fall to the Lakers 102-96 in Game 4 and go down 3-1 in the series.
Herro has now started the past three games for the injured Goran Dragic, who was close to suiting up for Game 4. He's averaging 18.3 points in 39 minutes per game as a starter, but Miami has just one win to show for it. Herro and the Heat now find themselves down 3-1 in the series and face an uphill battle to stay alive starting with Game 5 on Friday night.
Tyler Herro played well across 43 minutes in producing 17 points (5-12 FG, 1-3 3PT, 6-6 FT) while adding seven rebounds, three assists, and two turnovers in a 124-114 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 2 of the NBA Finals.
Herro filled in admirably for Goran Dragic (torn plantar fascia) in Game 2, but did struggle with his shot, shooting 41% from the field. Herro will continue to see more opportunities as the starting SG for the Heat heading into Game 3 on Sunday.
Miami Heat rookie Tyler Herro erupted for a playoff-career high of 37 points (14-21 FG, 5-10 3PT, 4-4 FT) along with six rebounds, three assists, and only one turnover across 36 minutes in a 112-109 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
Herro was phenomenal on his way to setting a new playoff career-high with 37 points. According to ESPN Stats and Info, he became the 4th player in NBA history to score 30+ points in a playoff game at age 20 or younger. Herro hit double figures for the 13 consecutive playoff game and is a solid DFS play for the remainder of the playoffs. He continues to make a significant impact off the bench for the Heat, and they're only one win away from reaching the NBA Finals.
Tyler Herro amassed 22 points (8-18 FG, 4-12 3 PT, 2-2 FT) three rebounds, four assists and one steal over 36 minutes in Saturday's 117-106 Game 3 loss to the Celtics.
Herro continues to provide solid production off the bench, scoring double figures in all three contests during the Eastern Conference finals. He is has knocked down at least one triple during that stretch. Herro is averaging 15.0 points, 7.7 rebounds, 6.0 assists and 2.3 triples in the series. The Heat will face the Celtics for Game 4 on Wednesday.