Recap - Heat Defeat Chicago 96-85
|Recap - Heat Defeat Chicago 96-85|
Miami got 34 points from Chris Bosh en route to a 96-85 victory over Chicago on Sunday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami was a favorite by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 179.5.
LeBron James had 22 points for Miami and Dwyane Wade chipped in with 17 points. LeBron James had 10 assists for the Heat, while Dwyane Wade was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Chicago got 26 points from Carlos Boozer in a losing cause and another 20 points from Derrick Rose. Joakim Noah contributed 6 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer had 17 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break leading 43-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.