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NBA Game Summary - Orlando at Miami



(Saturday, November 23rd)

Final Score: Miami 101, Orlando 99

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - LeBron James drained a step-back jumper from beyond the foul line with 15.1 seconds remaining to lift the Miami Heat to a 101-99 win over the Orlando Magic.

James ended with 22 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, as the Heat completed the sweep of the home-and-home series. Miami dominated the Magic 120-92 on Wednesday.

Dwyane Wade totaled 27 points and Chris Bosh scored 15 in Miami's sixth consecutive win since a Nov. 9 loss at home to Boston.

Power forward Glen Davis returned for the Magic and had 20 points in his season debut. Davis hadn't played since breaking the fifth metatarsal in his left foot on Jan. 30. He had two surgical procedures to correct the problem.

Following James' jumper, the Magic had a great chance to tie the game. Arron Afflalo drove to the basket, but Bosh came up with the block. Victor Oladipo picked up the loose ball, but his open shot from the right baseline hit off the rim and James corralled the rebound as time expired.

"The play wasn't executed the best," James said of his winning shot. "They kind of read what we were going to do, but I was just able to pop free."

Afflalo had 18 points and seven rebounds. Oladipo scored 17, but the Magic lost for the sixth time in seven games.

"That was a tough game to lose off a shot like that," Davis said. "You can't beat yourself up about it."

For someone playing his first game in 10 months, Davis played with plenty of energy, diving for loose balls, rumbling down the lane and fighting for rebounding position. He rebounded a missed Afflalo 3-point shot and drove down the lane for a layup with 37.8 seconds left. Bosh committed a foul and Davis completed the 3-point play to set the stage for the ending.

The Magic, who wasted a lead of six points in the final quarter, were up as many as 16 in the first half. E'Twaun Moore's 3-pointer widened the gap to 45-29 with 3:50 left and the margin stood at 16 at the break. Afflalo knocked down a 3-ball for a 55-39 halftime difference.

Norris Cole's jumper tied the game at 66 with 4:09 left in the third, but the Magic held a 77-71 edge going to the fourth.

Game Notes

Miami has won seven straight against the Magic ... Nikola Vucevic had 11 points and nine rebounds for Orlando ... Miami has scored at least 100 points in each of their first 13 games to start the season, the longest streak to start a season in franchise history.

11/24 01:41:06 ET

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Atlantic W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Toronto 48 34 .585 --- 26-15 22-19 32-20 L 1
x-Brooklyn 44 38 .537 4 28-13 16-25 26-26 L 2
New York 37 45 .451 11 19-22 18-23 26-26 W 4
Boston 25 57 .305 23 16-25 9-32 21-31 L 2
Philadelphia 19 63 .232 29 10-31 9-32 14-38 W 2
 
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y-Indiana 56 26 .683 --- 35-6 21-20 38-14 W 2
x-Chicago 48 34 .585 8 27-14 21-20 35-17 L 1
Cleveland 33 49 .402 23 19-22 14-27 21-31 W 1
Detroit 29 53 .354 27 17-24 12-29 23-29 L 4
Milwaukee 15 67 .183 41 10-31 5-36 12-40 L 3
 
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y-Miami 54 28 .659 --- 32-9 22-19 34-18 L 3
x-Washington 44 38 .537 10 22-19 22-19 33-19 W 4
x-Charlotte 43 39 .524 11 25-16 18-23 30-22 W 3
x-Atlanta 38 44 .463 16 24-17 14-27 28-24 W 1
Orlando 23 59 .280 31 19-22 4-37 17-35 L 4
 
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Northwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Oklahoma City 59 23 .720 --- 34-7 25-16 36-16 W 1
x-Portland 54 28 .659 5 31-10 23-18 31-21 W 5
Minnesota 40 42 .488 19 24-17 16-25 23-29 L 3
Denver 36 46 .439 23 22-19 14-27 20-32 L 2
Utah 25 57 .305 34 16-25 9-32 13-39 W 1
 
Pacific W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-LA Clippers 57 25 .695 --- 34-7 23-18 36-16 L 1
x-Golden State 51 31 .622 6 27-14 24-17 31-21 W 2
Phoenix 48 34 .585 9 26-15 22-19 28-24 W 1
Sacramento 28 54 .341 29 17-24 11-30 15-37 L 1
LA Lakers 27 55 .329 30 14-27 13-28 15-37 W 2
 
Southwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-San Antonio 62 20 .756 --- 32-9 30-11 38-14 L 2
x-Houston 54 28 .659 8 33-8 21-20 31-21 L 1
x-Memphis 50 32 .610 12 27-14 23-18 29-23 W 5
x-Dallas 49 33 .598 13 26-15 23-18 29-23 L 1
New Orleans 34 48 .415 28 22-19 12-29 15-37 W 2
 
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y= clinched division title
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