Recap - Heat Defeat Orlando 91-81
|Recap - Heat Defeat Orlando 91-81|
The Magic were burned for 31 points by Dwyane Wade on Sunday as the Heat picked up a 91-81 win at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Bettors who backed the Heat were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 190.5.
Miami got 23 points from Chris Bosh and another 14 points from LeBron James. LeBron James contributed 7 assists, while LeBron James cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Magic got an 18 -point performance from Dwight Howard, who was supported by 15 points from Quentin Richardson. Jameer Nelson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Orlando, while Dwight Howard grabbed 11 rebounds.
Miami led at halftime, 50-47.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 42 boards, while Orlando only had 36.
Miami looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Magic will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.