Miami 95, Charlotte 87

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, November 19, 2010 7:30 PM
Location - American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida
Officials - #56 Mark Ayotte, #29 Steve Javie, #58 Zach Zarba
Attendance - 19600

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Charlotte 23 14 31 19 87
Miami 31 25 19 20 95

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Charlotte 4-8 1-4 3-4 L1
Miami 8-4 6-2 2-2 W3

Recap

LeBron James scored 32 points and hit the go-ahead basket to lead the Miami Heat to a 95-87 victory over the visiting Charlotte Bobcats.

Chris Bosh added 22 points and a season-high 14 rebounds as the Heat (8-4) won their third consecutive contest. The victory also moved Miami into a second-place tie with Atlanta in the Southeast Division, a half-game behind the Orlando Magic.

Stephen Jackson scored a season-high 30 points to pace the Bobcats (4-8).

Miami had to fight off a second-half charge from Charlotte after building a 19-point halftime lead. The Bobcats whittled away and actually pulled ahead 82-80 on Jackson’s 3-pointer with 4:56 remaining.

James hit a short basket with 3:27 left to give the Heat an 84-83 lead that they never relinquished. Miami finished the contest on a 13-4 run.

Nazr Mohammed added 12 points for Charlotte.

Gerald Wallace of the Bobcats had a season-low six points on 2-of-9 shooting before fouling out.

Miami’s Dwyane Wade scored just 11 points.

Top Game Performances

Charlotte   Miami
Stephen Jackson 30 Scoring LeBron James 32
Boris Diaw 7 Assists LeBron James 5
Gerald Wallace 9 Rebounds Chris Bosh 14
Tyrus Thomas 5 Free Throws Made Chris Bosh 8
Boris Diaw 3 Steals LeBron James 2
Stephen Jackson 1 Blocks Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Charlotte 87 46.5 4-17 17-22 21 38 1 8 15
Miami 95 42.5 5-17 22-27 14 44 3 6 12

Upcoming Games

  • Miami will play their next game on the road against Memphis. The Heat have a W/L % of .714 after a win and .600 after a loss.
  • Charlotte will play their next game at home against Phoenix. The Bobcats have a W/L % of .250 after a win and .429 after a loss.
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