Miami 95, Atlanta 89

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, November 9, 2012 7:30 PM
Location - Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - #17 Joe Crawford, #45 Brian Forte, #77 Karl Lane
Attendance - 16785

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Miami 25 17 30 23 95
Atlanta 25 21 25 18 89

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Miami 5-1 4-0 1-1 W4
Atlanta 2-2 1-2 1-0 L1

Recap


Heat 95, Hawks 89:
Chris Bosh scored 24 points and LeBron James just missed a triple-double with 21 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists as visiting Miami held off a fourth-quarter rally to beat Atlanta. 

Ray Allen added 17 points off the bench for the Heat, who were without star guard Dwyane Wade because of a cold. 

Jeff Teague scored eight of his team-high 20 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 assists for Atlanta. Teague hit back-to-back 3-pointers to tie it at 85 with 4:03 left and pulled the Hawks even again at 89-89 with a pair of free throws with 1:40 remaining. 

The Heat scored the game's final six points, though, to escape with their first road win in two tries this season. Miami has won six straight in Atlanta and 10 of 12 overall against the Hawks. 

Atlanta's Lou Williams, who entered averaged 16.7 points off the bench, was held to two points on 0-for-6 shooting in 19 minutes. 

GAME NOTEBOOK: Miami went 7-for-22 from 3-point range, snapping its streak of three consecutive games with double-digit threes. … The loss snapped a streak of five straight wins against Southeast Division rivals for Atlanta. … James has scored in double digits in 425 consecutive games, including all 147 he has played for the Heat, which is one shy of Wade's franchise record. … James surpassed 5,000 career rebounds.

Top Game Performances

Miami   Atlanta
Chris Bosh 24 Scoring Jeff Teague 20
LeBron James 9 Assists Jeff Teague 11
LeBron James 11 Rebounds Josh Smith 8
Chris Bosh 10 Free Throws Made Jeff Teague 4
Chris Bosh 3 Steals Josh Smith 2
Shane Battier 1 Blocks Al Horford 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Miami 95 48.7 7-22 14-16 22 36 2 8 15
Atlanta 89 42.0 9-25 12-16 20 36 5 4 13

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against L.A. Clippers. The Hawks have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Miami will play their next game on the road against Memphis . The Heat have a W/L % of .750 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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