Miami vs Atlanta Recap - Heat Win 116-109
|Miami vs Atlanta Recap - Heat Win 116-109|
Chris Bosh poured in 33 points for Miami on Thursday, as they defeated Atlanta 116-109 at Philips Arena.
The Heat were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 186.5.
Miami got 29 points from Mario Chalmers and another 14 points from Udonis Haslem. Mario Chalmers contributed 8 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Atlanta got 20 points from Joe Johnson in a losing cause and another 17 points from Josh Smith. Jeff Teague contributed 7 assists for the Hawks, while Josh Smith had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 54-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 56 boards, while Atlanta only had 51.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head on the road to face Charlotte.