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Video: Heat, Mavericks Talk About Game 3

Dallas Mavericks v Miami Heat - Game Two

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 02: Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks shoots and makes a 3-point shot in the final 30 seconds of the fourth quarter to put the Mavericks up 93-90 against the Miami Heat n Game Two of the 2011 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 2, 2011 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

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Game 2 ended in as dramatic a fashion as any NBA finals game ever.

But can the Mavericks carry that momentum over, or did the Heat just take their foot off the gas?

Heat players didn’t talk about the stagnant offense at the end of the game, they talked about being flat on defense. At the same time, Dallas stopped turing the ball over, giving up easy transition points to the Heat. Those will be some of the real keys.