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february 06, 2013 • 10:34 PM

LeBron leads Heat past Rockets

Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) shoots against Houston Rockets center Cole Aldrich (31) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Miami.
Foto: AP in English
 

LeBron James scored 32 points, Dwyane Wade added 31 points and eight assists, and the Miami Heat held off the Houston Rockets 114-108 on Wednesday night.

Shane Battier scored 12, Norris Cole added 10 and Udonis Haslem grabbed 13 rebounds for Miami, which moved to 20-3 at home.

James Harden finished with 36 points and 12 rebounds for Houston, which got a 15-point, 14-rebound night from Omer Asik and 15 more points from Patrick Patterson. Jeremy Lin and Chandler Parsons each scored 13 for the Rockets.

A night after tying an NBA record by connecting on 23 3-pointers, the Rockets finished 9 for 25 from beyond the arc.

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