Heat rout Knicks in 3-0 lead

Miami Heat took a 3-0 lead, sending the New York Knicks to an NBA postseason-record 13th straight loss, 87-70 on Thursday night.

Miami Heat v New York Knicks - Game Three

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: Tyson Chandler #6 of the New York Knicks reacts in the first half against the Miami Heat in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 3, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 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 Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Miami Heat v New York Knicks - Game Three

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: Baron Davis #85 of the New York Knicks loses the ball as he drives in the first quarter against Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 3, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 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 Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

James, Heat pull away to 3-0 lead over Knicks

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, above, reaches for the ball with New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony trying to retain possession during the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Madison Square Garden in New York, Thursday, May 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Miami Heat v New York Knicks - Game Three

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 03: (L-R starting 3rd L) Actress Christine Taylor, actor Ben Stiller and Hip-Hop artist Kanye West sit courtside and watch the New York Knicks host the Miami Heat in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 3, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 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 Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

James, Heat pull away to 3-0 lead over Knicks

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony, right, tangles with Miami Heat forward Shane Battier (31) as they fight for the ball during the second quarter of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Madison Square Garden in New York, Thursday, May 3, 2012. Anthony was called for a technical foul after the play. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

James, Heat pull away to 3-0 lead over Knicks

Miami Heat forward LeBron James, left, posts up on New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony during the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Madison Square Garden in New York, Thursday, May 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

James, Heat pull away to 3-0 lead over Knicks

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh (1), New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith, center, and Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony scramble for a loose ball in the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Madison Square Garden in New York, Thursday, May 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)