Recap - Heat Defeat Brooklyn 105-85
|Recap - Heat Defeat Brooklyn 105-85|
Miami cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Brooklyn out of the gym and running up a 105-85 score at Barclays Center.
Bettors who backed the Heat were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 191.5.
Miami got 24 points from LeBron James and another 21 points from Dwyane Wade. LeBron James contributed 7 assists, while LeBron James cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 21 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 16 points from Joe Johnson. Joe Johnson contributed 6 assists for the Nets, while Brook Lopez had 7 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Miami as they grabbed 38 boards, while Brooklyn only had 34.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Brooklyn, they head home to face Chicago.