Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series starts 10/11

Game 1: Thursday, October 11th
Heat94Final
Clippers80
Game 2: Sunday, October 14th
Clippers99Final
Heat89

Heat 94

(1-1, 0-0 away)

Clippers 80

(0-2, 0-2 home)

Coverage: NBATV

7:30 AM ET, October 11, 2012

MasterCard Center, Beijing

1 2 3 4 T
MIA 29 24 23 1894
LAC 18 17 25 2080

Top Performers

Miami: L. James 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

Los Angeles: B. Griffin 19 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast

Heat 94, Clippers 80

Associated Press

BEIJING -- LeBron James scored 20 points, and the Miami Heat beat the Los Angeles Clippers 94-80 on Thursday in an NBA preseason game in China.

Blake Griffin led the Clippers with 19 points and eight rebounds.

The NBA champion Heat will play the Clippers again Sunday in Shanghai.

New addition Ray Allen had 15 points off the bench for Miami, hitting four 3-pointers.

Dwyane Wade played in his first preseason game after surgery on his left knee but shot just 2 for 9, finishing with five points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MIA
LAC
Points 94 80
FGM-FGA 31-77 (.403) 31-72 (.431)
3PM-3PA 11-23 (.478) 7-20 (.350)
FTM-FTA 21-26 (.808) 11-27 (.407)
Rebounds (Offensive-Total) 9-34 16-52
Assists 19 15
Turnovers 12 25
Steals 12 5
Blocks 6 5
Fast Break Points 17 15
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (1/0) 20 (2/0)

Top Performers

Miami
Los Angeles
LeBron James James
Points: 20
Reb: 5
Ast: 5
Stl: 1
Blk: 0
Blake Griffin Griffin
Points: 19
Reb: 8
Ast: 3
Stl: 0
Blk: 0