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Miami Heat forward Rashard Lewis (9) and forward Chris Andersen (11) double-team Brooklyn Nets center Andray Blatche (0) in the first period during Game 3 of an Eastern Conference semifinal NBA playoff basketball game on Saturday, May 10, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

Miami Heat forward Rashard Lewis (9) and forward Chris Andersen (11) double-team Brooklyn Nets center Andray Blatche (0) in the first period during Game 3 of an Eastern Conference semifinal NBA playoff basketball game on Saturday, May 10, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

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