Miami 106, Detroit 92

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, February 11, 2011 7:30 PM
Location - The Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Michigan
Officials - #24 Mike Callahan, #63 Derek Richardson, #65 Sean Wright
Attendance - 22076

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Miami 25 39 22 20 106
Detroit 21 22 22 27 92

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Miami 39-14 20-5 19-9 W8
Detroit 20-34 13-13 7-21 L1

Recap

Dwyane Wade had 24 points and eight rebounds and Chris Bosh added 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Miami Heat defeated the host Detroit Pistons 106-92 on Friday.

LeBron James had 16 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds as Miami (39-14) won its eighth straight contest. Mike Miller scored 16 points off the bench for the Heat, who led by as many as 25 points.

Austin Daye scored 18 points and Ben Gordon had 16 points to pace Detroit (20-34).

Miller scored nine second-quarter points as Miami turned a four-point lead into a 21-point halftime advantage.

Miller and fellow reserve Eddie House both knocked down 3-pointers during a 10-0 run to start the quarter for a 35-21 lead. Later, Miami used a 21-5 run to take a 23-point lead on House’s 3-pointer with 1:08 remaining. The Heat led 64-43 at halftime.

Tayshaun Prince with 11 points was the only other Detroit player to score in double figures.

Miami led 24-13 late in the first quarter before the Pistons closed with an 8-1 run. But Miami pulled away with a 39-point second quarter.

Top Game Performances

Miami   Detroit
Dwyane Wade 24 Scoring Austin Daye 18
LeBron James 10 Assists Will Bynum 5
Chris Bosh 10 Rebounds Ben Gordon 7
Chris Bosh 9 Free Throws Made Will Bynum 4
LeBron James 4 Steals Austin Daye 3
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2 Blocks Will Bynum 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Miami 106 50.7 6-14 24-29 29 44 3 9 17
Detroit 92 42.5 8-24 16-19 20 35 5 10 16

Upcoming Games

  • Detroit will play their next game at home against Portland. The Pistons have a W/L % of .350 after a win and .382 after a loss.
  • Miami will play their next game on the road against Boston . The Heat have a W/L % of .816 after a win and .533 after a loss.
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