Kevin Durant went off for 29 points and added 7 rebounds leading Oklahoma City over Miami, 96-85, on Wednesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Oklahoma City won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 202.5.
Oklahoma City got 18 points from Russell Westbrook and another 12 points from James Harden. Kevin Durant contributed 6 assists, while Serge Ibaka cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Heat got a 21-point performance from Chris Bosh, who was supported by 21 points from Dwyane Wade. Mario Chalmers had 3 assists in a losing cause for Miami, while Chris Bosh grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 46-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 51 boards, while Miami only had 40.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bobcats. The Heat will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.