LeBron James scored 25 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Miami over Philadelphia, 102-93, on Friday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami did not, however, defeat the 76ers against the spread, which closed at 13 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 194.5.
Dwyane Wade had 22 points for Miami and Chris Bosh chipped in with 16 points. LeBron James had 5 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Philadelphia got 25 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 14 points from Dorell Wright. Jrue Holiday contributed 13 assists for the 76ers, while Spencer Hawes had 10 rebounds.
Miami trailed at halftime, 51-47.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 39 boards, while Philadelphia only had 33.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face Indiana looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Orlando.