Heat Down Atlanta 98-81 - Match Report
Miami earned a 98-81 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday, getting 23 points from Dwyane Wade at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Miami was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 197.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Miami got 15 points from LeBron James and another 14 points from Chris Bosh. LeBron James contributed 7 assists, while Udonis Haslem cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Atlanta got 15 points from Josh Smith in a losing cause and another 12 points from Al Horford. Jeff Teague contributed 4 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford had 6 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break leading 57-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-43.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Los Angeles.