Strong 4th Quarter Lifts Heat Over Pistons
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) – Dwyane Wade scored 24 points and Chris Bosh added 23 to help the Miami Heat rally for a 100-94 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
LeBron James had 19 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for Miami, which has won six of seven following a five-game losing streak.
The Heat trailed by 11 late in the third quarter before Mike Miller made a 3-pointer in the final seconds. Miami then scored the first 15 points of the fourth to take an 88-81 lead.
Detroit had the ball down by four in the final minute, but Greg Monroe missed a layup, forcing the Pistons to foul.
Richard Hamilton led Detroit with 27 points.