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Carlos Boozer: The Heat have two great players

Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Five

MIAMI, FL - MAY 11: Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat celebrates after defeating the Boston Celtics in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2011 NBA Playoffs against the Boston Celtics at American Airlines Arena on May 11, 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

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Let the war of words begin.

After the Bulls eliminated the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday in convincing fashion, thoughts turned to the next series and the Miami Heat. How do you beat the Heat’s big three?

Except Carlos Boozer doesn’t really see it that way, according to a tweet from Shandel Richardson of the Sun Sentinel.

Carlos Boozer says the Heat have two great players. Hmm, which member of the Big 3 did he leave out?

I have a guess!

Chris Bosh is going to be a big part of the Heat’s attack in this series. For one, he has to provide some points in paint in this series while likely having Joakim Noah on him. More interestingly, Bosh sets a lot of high screens for the Heat but Noah is one of the better pick-and-roll defending big men in the league. Bosh needs to find a way to make him pay for hard hedges out to stop the ball handler (usually Dwyane Wade or LeBron James).

If Bosh isn’t a great player this series, the Bulls will have a big advantage.