Miami Defeats Indiana 117-112 - Recap
LeBron James poured in 41 points for Miami on Tuesday, as they defeated Indiana 117-112 at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami did not, however, defeat the Pacers against the spread, which closed at 10.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 199.5.
Miami got 19 points from Chris Bosh and another 17 points from Dwyane Wade. LeBron James contributed 8 assists, while LeBron James cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Indiana got 20 points from Roy Hibbert in a losing cause and another 19 points from Danny Granger. Darren Collison contributed 8 assists for the Pacers, while Roy Hibbert had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana were victorious, as the score was 66-63 at the break.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-36.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Indiana, they head home to face Charlotte.