Heat Down Chicago 105-93 - Match Report
The Heat grabbed a 105-93 win over the Bulls on Sunday, behind a 24-point effort from LeBron James at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Bettors who backed the Heat were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 10 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 190.5.
Miami got 22 points from Dwyane Wade and another 15 points from Mario Chalmers. LeBron James contributed 6 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Chicago got 19 points from Luol Deng in a losing cause and another 16 points from Carlos Boozer. Kirk Hinrich contributed 3 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer had 20 rebounds.
Miami led at halftime, 56-54.
Chicago won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-44.
Miami heads into a battle against the Cavaliers. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Orlando.