NBA Finals 2020

NBA Finals 2020: Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat Game 5 date, time, how to watch, odds and predictions

Do the Miami Heat have another win in them?

Despite the best efforts of Jimmy Butler, Bam Adebayo, Tyler Herro and Duncan Robinson, the Heat fell to the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 4 of the 2020 NBA Finals, losing by a final score of 102-96.

The Heat now trail the Lakers 3-1 in the series. One more win and their season will come to an end.

Here's what Vegas is saying about the Heat heading into a must-win Game 5.

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How to watch Game 5

Date: Friday, Oct. 9

Time: 9:00 p.m. ET

TV: ABC (United States), TSN 1/3/5 and RDS (Canada)

Game 5 odds

The Lakers are 7.0-point favourites heading into Game 5, according to Vegas Insider. They were 10.5-point favourites in Game 1 and Game 2, 9.5-point favourites in Game 3 and 7.5-point favourites in Game 4.

Spread: As of Wednesday morning, the Lakers are favoured by 7.0 points

Lakers moneyline: -320

Heat moneyline: +260

Over/Under: 216.5

Game 5 predictions

Scott Rafferty (@crabdribbles): Lakers 110, Heat 98 (Lakers cover, under)

Carlan Gay (@TheCarlanGay): Lakers 108, Heat 84 (Lakers cover, under)

Gilbert McGregor (@GMcGregor21): Lakers 113, Heat 100 (Lakers cover, under)

Alex Novick (@ANov_SN): Heat 109, Lakers 103 (Heat cover, under)

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