Miami vs Cleveland Recap - Heat Win 118-90
The battle between the Heat and Cavaliers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Cleveland was handed a 118-90 defeat on Thursday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Miami was a favorite by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 190.5.
Miami got 38 points from LeBron James and another 22 points from Dwyane Wade. Dwyane Wade contributed 9 assists, while Dwyane Wade cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Cleveland got 21 points from Daniel Gibson in a losing cause and another 11 points from Mo Williams. Ramon Sessions contributed 7 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 8 rebounds.
Miami led at halftime, 59-40.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 43 boards, while Cleveland only had 35.
Miami heads into a battle against the Hawks. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.