Heat vs Kings Final: 117-97 - Recap
The battle between the Heat and Kings didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Sacramento was handed a 117-97 defeat on Tuesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
The Heat were a 13-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 205.5.
Miami got 31 points from LeBron James and another 23 points from Dwyane Wade. Dwyane Wade contributed 7 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Sacramento got 18 points from Samuel Dalembert in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jason Thompson. DeMarcus Cousins contributed 4 assists for the Kings, while Samuel Dalembert had 13 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break leading 63-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 43 boards, while Sacramento only had 34.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Sacramento, they head on the road to face Orlando.