Recap - Heat Defeat Toronto 90-83
|Recap - Heat Defeat Toronto 90-83|
Miami got 27 points from LeBron James en route to a 90-83 victory over Toronto on Friday at Air Canada Centre.
Miami won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 196.5.
Dwyane Wade had 22 points for Miami and Ray Allen chipped in with 7 points. Mario Chalmers had 8 assists for the Heat, while Dwyane Wade was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Toronto got 25 points from DeMar DeRozan in a losing cause and another 21 points from Rudy Gay. Kyle Lowry contributed 6 assists for the Raptors, while Tyler Hansbrough had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 57-43 at the break.
Toronto had a 43-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Miami heads into a battle against the Bobcats. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Denver.