Miami vs Chicago Recap - Heat Win 83-80
|Miami vs Chicago Recap - Heat Win 83-80|
LeBron James scored 28 points and chipped in with 11 rebounds for Miami on Thursday, leading the Heat to an 83-80 victory over Chicago at United Center.
Miami won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 179.5.
Dwyane Wade had 21 points for Miami and Chris Bosh chipped in with 20 points. LeBron James had 6 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Chicago got 25 points from Derrick Rose in a losing cause and another 18 points from Luol Deng. Derrick Rose contributed 8 assists for the Bulls, while Joakim Noah had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Chicago were victorious, as the score was 45-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 45 boards, while Miami only had 42.