Recap - Heat Defeat Oklahoma City 104-98
The Heat got a 26-point performance from LeBron James, who added 12 assists as Miami ran past Oklahoma City 104-98 on Tuesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Miami got 25 points from Dwyane Wade and another 25 points from Mario Chalmers. LeBron James contributed 12 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Thunder got a 43-point performance from Russell Westbrook, who was supported by 28 points from Kevin Durant. Russell Westbrook had 5 assists in a losing cause for Oklahoma City, while James Harden grabbed 10 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break trailing 49-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
Miami had a 40-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.