Chris Bosh scored 25 points and added 12 rebounds for a double-double, leading Miami over Philadelphia, 97-89, on Saturday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Bettors who backed the Heat were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 10.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 190.5.
Miami got 21 points from LeBron James and another 17 points from Dwyane Wade. Dwyane Wade contributed 5 assists, while LeBron James cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 20 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 19 points from Jrue Holiday. Andre Iguodala contributed 9 assists for the 76ers, while Thaddeus Young had 11 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break leading 54-49 before taking care of business in the second half.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-39.