Game 1 of the 2011 NBA Finals 2011 between the Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat will played on Tuesday, May 31, 2011, according to NBA.com.
Miami Heat superstar LeBron James scored 28 points and Dwyane Wade added 21 points to finish off their best-of-seven series against the Chicago Bulls in five games.
The Heat rallied back to win versus the Bulls, 83-80, to set the stage for the NBA Finals 2011 showdown against the Mavericks.
Below is the complete schedule of games for the best-of-seven 2011 NBA Finals as published at NBA.com. All the NBA Finals games will be shown live on ABC.
Miami Heat vs. Dallas Mavericks
Best of seven (2-3-2 format)
Game 1 — Tue May 31, Dallas at /Miami 9 p.m. ET
Game 2 — Thu June 2, Dallas at Miami 9 p.m. ET
Game 3 — Sun June 5, Miami at Dallas 8 p.m. ET
Game 4 — Tue June 7, Miami at Dallas 9 p.m. ET
Game 5* — Thu June 9, Miami at Dallas 9 p.m. ET
Game 6* — Sun June 12, Dallas at Miami 8 p.m. ET
Game 7* — Tue June 14, Dallas at Miami 9 p.m. ET