The Charlotte Hornets have become the underdog favorites early on in the round of 16 in the 2016 NBA Playoffs. Buzz City and the Heat have been grinding it out every night and playing the type of physical and exciting playoff basketball everyone wants to see!
Led by New York native, Kemba Walker, Jeremy Lin aka Linsanity, and Courtney Lee, the Hornets took a 3-2 lead over the Heat in a best of 7 series on Wednesday night in Miami.
Charlotte was down by 1 with less than 30 seconds to play in regulation when Courtney Lee drilled a 3 pointer with no hesitation to put the Hornets up 90-88 and seal the victory.
The Hornets are now winners of 3 in a row, and look to close out the series at home on Friday while the Heat face a win or home situation to try to force a game 7 in Miami.