Miami Defeats Minnesota 129-97 - Recap
|Miami Defeats Minnesota 129-97 - Recap|
The Heat blew out Minnesota on Tuesday, running up the score in a 129-97 win at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami was the ATS victor, as they covered the 16.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 193.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Miami got 26 points from Dwyane Wade and another 20 points from LeBron James. LeBron James contributed 12 assists, while Udonis Haslem cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Minnesota got 20 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 13 points from Sebastian Telfair. Wesley Johnson contributed 5 assists for the Timberwolves, while Nikola Pekovic had 8 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break leading 69-53 before taking care of business in the second half.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-40.
Miami heads into a battle against the Hornets. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Orlando.