The Miami Heat outscored the Toronto Raptors by 11 points in the fourth quarter to pull away late and win big, 100-85. LeBron James and Chris Bosh scored the final 14 points of the game for the Heat as Miami improves to 30-14 on the season
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Miami jumped out to a first-quarter lead but the Raptors came storming back in the second and led 50-44 at the half. The Heat came out after the break and took back control of the game with a 27-17 third quarter. The Raptors cut the lead to 86-83 on a dunk by DeMar DeRozan with just over four minutes remaining, but Toronto would not get any closer.
James turned in a steller line of 30 points, eight rebounds and seven assists. James hit 10 of 16 field goals and was 9 of 12 from the free throw line. Bosh finished with 28 points and five rebounds on 12-of-19 shooting. Dwyane Wade added 23 points, five boards and five assists while going 10 of 18 from the field. Miami hit 53 percent of its field goal attempts while holding the Raptors to just 37 percent shooting.
Rudy Gay led Toronto with 29 points while DeRozan finished with 27. Kyle Lowry added 10 points and Aaron Gray finished with six points and 12 rebounds.