Heat Fall 104-95 Against Brooklyn - Game Recap
Joe Johnson went off for 32 points and added 4 rebounds leading Brooklyn to a 104-95 win over Miami on Friday at Barclays Center.
Brooklyn was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 194.5.
Paul Pierce had 23 points for Brooklyn and Shaun Livingston chipped in with 19 points. Shaun Livingston had 5 assists for the Nets, while Shaun Livingston was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Miami got 36 points from LeBron James in a losing cause and another 18 points from Norris Cole. Norris Cole contributed 7 assists for the Heat, while Chris Bosh had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 53-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 49 boards, while Miami only had 39.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Washington.