Cavaliers Fall 117-90 Against Miami - Game Recap
The Heat blew out Cleveland on Monday, running up the score in a 117-90 win at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Bettors who backed the Heat were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 17.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 198.5.
Dwyane Wade had 34 points for Miami and LeBron James chipped in with 24 points. LeBron James had 8 assists for the Heat, while Zydrunas Ilgauskas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Cavaliers got a 21-point performance from Antawn Jamison, who was supported by 20 points from Manny Harris. Ramon Sessions had 7 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Antawn Jamison grabbed 10 rebounds.
Miami led at halftime, 66-57.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-39.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Orlando looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Indiana.