Heat Fall 99-96 Against Orlando - Game Recap
Orlando earned a 99-96 victory over Miami on Thursday, getting 24 points from Jason Richardson at AmericanAirlines Arena.
The Magic were a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 197.5.
Orlando got 16 points from Jameer Nelson and another 15 points from Ryan Anderson. Jameer Nelson contributed 7 assists, while Dwight Howard cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Miami got 29 points from LeBron James in a losing cause and another 28 points from Dwyane Wade. Dwyane Wade contributed 5 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 63-45 at the break.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-35.
Orlando looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Heat will aim to get back on the winning track at San Antonio.