Advertisement

Duncan Robinson makes eight 3s as Heat top Hawks

Robinson sets Miami playoff record in 115-91 win
Miami Heat guard Gabe Vincent (2) attempts a three point basket as Atlanta Hawks forward...
Miami Heat guard Gabe Vincent (2) attempts a three point basket as Atlanta Hawks forward De'Andre Hunter (12) defends during the first half of Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Sunday, April 17, 2022, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)(AP)
Published: Apr. 17, 2022 at 4:36 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

Duncan Robinson set a Miami playoff record with eight 3-pointers, and the Miami Heat forced Trae Young into matching the worst-shooting game of his career on the way to a 115-91 win over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1 of an Eastern Conference first-round series Sunday.

Robinson scored 27 points on 9-of-10 shooting for the Heat, 8 of 9 from 3-point range.

Jimmy Butler scored 21, P.J. Tucker added 16 and Kyle Lowry added 10 for Miami.

Young went 1 for 12, matching his effort against Chicago on Jan. 23, 2019.

Danilo Gallinari led Atlanta with 17 points.

Scripps Only Content 2022