Miami 107, Cleveland 91

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 7:30 PM
Location - American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida
Officials - #41 Ken Mauer, #58 Josh Tiven, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 20078

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Cleveland 25 23 24 19 91
Miami 28 26 24 29 107

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 9-14 4-5 5-9 L1
Miami 19-6 12-2 7-4 W3

Recap


Dwyane Wade scored 26 points and LeBron James had 24 to give the Miami Heat a 107-91 home victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday for their eighth win in their last nine games.

The Heat held the Cavaliers without a field goal for nearly five minutes in the fourth quarter, allowing them to turn a six-point game into a 94-82 lead with five minutes left.

Antawn Jamison had 25 points. Alonzo Gee had 17 points in his first start of the season and rookie Kyrie Irving had 16 points, six rebounds and six assists but shot just 5 of 15 for Cleveland.

Miami’s defense forced the Cavs to miss eight consecutive shots during the critical stretch of the fourth quarter.

Chris Bosh added 15 points and nine rebounds, Mario Chalmers had 14 points and the Heat improved to 5-1 against James’ former team.

Top Game Performances

Cleveland   Miami
Antawn Jamison 25 Scoring Dwyane Wade 26
Kyrie Irving 6 Assists LeBron James 6
Anderson Varejao 11 Rebounds Chris Bosh 9
Alonzo Gee 4 Free Throws Made Dwyane Wade 8
Anderson Varejao 3 Steals Dwyane Wade 3
Christian Eyenga 1 Blocks Chris Bosh 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Cleveland 91 39.0 7-19 20-30 17 43 2 10 17
Miami 107 46.4 6-17 23-26 19 47 2 7 16

Upcoming Games

  • Miami will play their next game on the road against Orlando. The Heat have a W/L % of .778 after a win and .714 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game at home against L.A. Clippers. The Cavaliers have a W/L % of .111 after a win and .571 after a loss.
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