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D.J. Augustin

Miami Heat puts away the Toronto Raptors, 96-76

Miami Heat puts away the Toronto Raptors, 96-76

Chris Bosh scored 23 points, Hassan Whiteside added 20 points and 11 rebounds, and the Miami Heat rolled in the second half to beat the Toronto Raptors, 96-76, in Miami on Sunday night.

Dwyane Wade scored 12 and Tyler Johnson added 10 for Miami, which outscored the Raptors 30-16 in the third and then put the game away with an 18-3 run in the fourth. Whiteside also blocked six shots for the Heat, who started a seven-game homestand.

Jonas Valanciunas scored 17 for Toronto, which got 16 from DeMar DeRozan and 15 from Kyle Lowry. The Raptors lost for the 11th time in their last 12 trips to Miami.

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