Heat Down Atlanta 103-90 - Match Report
LeBron James scored 24 points and chipped in with 11 assists for Miami on Wednesday, leading the Heat to a 103-90 victory over Atlanta at Philips Arena.
Miami won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 196.5.
Miami got 20 points from Dwyane Wade and another 17 points from Shane Battier. LeBron James contributed 11 assists, while LeBron James cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Atlanta got 27 points from Al Horford in a losing cause and another 12 points from Kyle Korver. Josh Smith contributed 9 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford had 9 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break trailing 49-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Atlanta as they grabbed 42 boards, while Miami only had 33.
Miami looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Hawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Sacramento.