Recap - Heat Defeat Washington 103-98
|Recap - Heat Defeat Washington 103-98|
Miami earned a 103-98 victory over Washington on Wednesday, getting 23 points from Ray Allen at Verizon Center.
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 188.5.
Miami got 17 points from Rashard Lewis and another 15 points from Shane Battier. Mario Chalmers contributed 8 assists, while Mike Miller cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Wizards got a 23-point performance from A.J. Price, who was supported by 17 points from John Wall. John Wall had 11 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while John Wall grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Washington were victorious, as the score was 50-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 47 boards, while Washington only had 34.
Miami looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Wizards will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.