Miami got 26 points and 10 rebounds from LeBron James en route to a 101-95 victory over Milwaukee on Friday at Bradley Center.
The Heat won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Miami got 16 points from Chris Bosh and another 15 points from Carlos Arroyo. LeBron James contributed 5 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 30 points from Chris Douglas-Roberts in a losing cause and another 15 points from John Salmons. Keyon Dooling contributed 7 assists for the Bucks, while Andrew Bogut had 27 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 55-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Milwaukee as they grabbed 53 boards, while Miami only had 48.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Portland looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head on the road to face New Jersey.