Recap - Heat Defeat Phoenix 103-97
|Recap - Heat Defeat Phoenix 103-97|
LeBron James poured in 37 points for Miami on Tuesday, as they defeated Phoenix 103-97 at US Airways Center.
Bettors who backed the Heat were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 210.5.
Miami got 21 points from Chris Bosh and another 13 points from Mario Chalmers. LeBron James contributed 3 assists, while LeBron James cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Phoenix got 26 points from Gerald Green in a losing cause and another 15 points from Goran Dragic. Goran Dragic contributed 9 assists for the Suns, while P.J. Tucker had 8 rebounds.
Miami trailed at halftime, 46-43.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-36.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Golden State looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face Denver.