Heat Fall 121-114 Against Atlanta - Game Recap
Miami was scorched by Paul Millsap for 26 points as the Hawks defated the Heat 121-114 in NBA action on Monday.
Atlanta won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 201.5.
DeMarre Carroll had 19 points for Atlanta and Pero Antic chipped in with 17 points. Shelvin Mack had 7 assists for the Hawks, while Kyle Korver was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Miami got 30 points from LeBron James in a losing cause and another 21 points from Chris Bosh. Norris Cole contributed 8 assists for the Heat, while Chris Bosh had 7 rebounds.
The Hawks hit the break leading 71-70 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-37.
Atlanta heads into a battle against the Magic. Miami, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.