Heat vs Rockets Final: 114-108 - Recap
|Heat vs Rockets Final: 114-108 - Recap|
LeBron James poured in 32 points for Miami on Wednesday, as they defeated Houston 114-108 at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 206.5.
Miami got 31 points from Dwyane Wade and another 12 points from Shane Battier. Dwyane Wade contributed 8 assists, while Udonis Haslem cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Houston got 36 points from James Harden in a losing cause and another 15 points from Omer Asik. James Harden contributed 7 assists for the Rockets, while Omer Asik had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 63-56 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-38.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face Portland.