Recap - Heat Defeat Oklahoma City 100-96
|Recap - Heat Defeat Oklahoma City 100-96|
LeBron James went off for 32 points and added 8 rebounds leading Miami to a 100-96 win over Oklahoma City on Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Miami was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Miami got 24 points from Dwyane Wade and another 17 points from Shane Battier. Dwyane Wade contributed 5 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Oklahoma City got 32 points from Kevin Durant in a losing cause and another 27 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook contributed 7 assists for the Thunder, while Kendrick Perkins had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 55-43 at the break.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-36.