Hassan Whiteside had 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Heat, which won both of James' regular-season visits to Miami this season — his first two games back since leaving the team and returning to Cleveland last summer. Miami closed the first half on a 19-5 run to take a 56-38 lead and pushed the margin to 25 in the third.
James scored 16 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter for Cleveland, which had its four-game winning streak snapped. Kyrie Irving added 21.
at Dallas 119, Oklahoma City 115:
Toronto 117, at Indiana 98:
at Washington 105, Portland 97:
at Memphis 92, Denver 81:
at Utah 94, Charlotte 66: The
at Boston 108, Philadelphia 89:
Atlanta 110, at Sacramento 103:
Brooklyn 122, at Minnesota 106: