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Recap: Lakers defeat Miami Heat in Game 2 of NBA Finals

The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Miami Heat in Game 2 of the NBA Finals, 124-114, to take a 2-0 series lead.

Lakers forward Anthony Davis looks to pass after grabbing a rebound against the Heat in Game 2.
(Mark J. Terrill / Associated Press)

The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Miami Heat, 124-114, on Friday in Game 2 of the NBA Finals in Orlando, Fla.

The Lakers lead the series, 2-0, heading into Sunday’s Game 3 showdown.