Miami 101, New Jersey 78

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, October 31, 2010 1:00 PM
Location - Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey
Officials - # Brent Barnaky, #26 Bob Delaney, #61 Courtney Kirkland
Attendance - 17086

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Miami 29 29 27 16 101
New Jersey 18 24 19 17 78

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Miami 3-1 1-0 2-1 W3
New Jersey 2-1 2-1 0-0 L1

Recap

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh combined for 55 points and the Miami Heat won their third consecutive game, beating the New Jersey Nets 101-78 on Sunday.

The Heat (3-1), who shot 53.7 percent from the field, opened up a 29-18 lead after one quarter and cruised from there.

James led the way with 20 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, Wade added 17 points, six rebounds and seven assists and Bosh was 8-of-10 from the field for 18 points.

Carlos Arroyo added 12 points and four assists and reserves Eddie House and Zydrunas Ilgauskas scored 11 and 10 points, respectively, off the bench for Miami.

Brook Lopez scored 20 points to lead the Nets (2-1), who shot 35.3 percent from the field. Miami has held its past two opponents under 40 percent shooting.

Rookie Derrick Favors added 13 points and 13 rebounds off the bench for New Jersey. Devin Harris had 13 points and six assists and Terrence Williams added 11 points off the bench. 

Top Game Performances

Miami   New Jersey
LeBron James 20 Scoring Brook Lopez 20
LeBron James 7 Assists Devin Harris 6
Udonis Haslem 7 Rebounds Derrick Favors 13
LeBron James 10 Free Throws Made Derrick Favors 5
Udonis Haslem 2 Steals Kris Humphries 2
Joel Anthony 4 Blocks N/A

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Miami 101 53.7 5-16 24-34 29 40 6 10 8
New Jersey 78 35.3 3-14 15-23 16 43 0 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • New Jersey will play their next game at home against Charlotte. The Nets have a W/L % of .500 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
  • Miami will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Heat have a W/L % of 1.000 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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