facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NBA: Miami 110, Dallas 95

Dec. 21, 2012 at 12:30 AM   |   Comments

DALLAS, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- LeBron James scored 24 points with nine rebounds and five assists in just 31 minutes Thursday as part of Miami's 110-95 victory over Dallas.

The Heat led by as many as 36 points in the third period while winning their third straight game.

Miami played on the road for only the ninth time this season, the fewest number of away games for any team in the league.

After taking a 14-point lead in the opening period, Miami saw its advantage cut to three with 8 minutes to go in the half. The Heat then went on a 22-9 run to close out the second quarter and turned the game into a rout in the third.

Dwyane Wade added 19 points for Miami, Chris Bosh had 17 and Shane Battier scored 13.

Jae Crowder had 15 points off the bench to lead the Mavericks.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Jonathan Dwyer of the Cardinals arrested on assault charges Jonathan Dwyer of the Cardinals arrested on assault charges
2
Panthers' Greg Hardy takes voluntary leave of absence Panthers' Greg Hardy takes voluntary leave of absence
3
Vikings exempt Adrian Peterson until child abuse allegations resolved, not suspended but can't play Vikings exempt Adrian Peterson until child abuse allegations resolved, not suspended but can't play
4
Former L.A. Laker has his Florida driver's license suspended Former L.A. Laker has his Florida driver's license suspended
5
Cornhuskers collide with Hurricanes
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback