Brooklyn vs Miami Wrap - Brooklyn Wins 88-87
Brooklyn got 19 points from Joe Johnson en route to an 88-87 victory over Miami on Tuesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Brooklyn won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 192.5.
Brooklyn got 16 points from Marcus Thornton and another 14 points from Paul Pierce. Deron Williams contributed 6 assists, while Mason Plumlee cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Miami got 29 points from LeBron James in a losing cause and another 12 points from Chris Bosh. LeBron James contributed 6 assists for the Heat, while LeBron James had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 44-43 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 35 boards, while Miami only had 34.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Orlando looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Memphis.