Miami Heat vs Oklahoma City Thunder: James leads with 29pts

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<h3>MIAMI (Sporting Alert) — LeBron James collected 29 points, nine assists and eight rebounds and the <strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Miami</strong> <strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Heat</strong> held off a very determined <strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Oklahoma</strong> City <strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Thunder</strong> to come away with 103-97 win in a repeat of last season’s NBA Finals on Tuesday.</h3>
<div><strong><strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Miami</strong> 103 vs <strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Oklahoma</strong> City 97</strong></div>
<div><strong>Date: </strong>5:30 PM ET, Tuesday, December 25, 2012<br />
<strong>Place: </strong>American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida<br />
<strong>Officials</strong>: #6 Tony Brown, #30 John Goble, #13 Monty McCutchen<br />
<strong>Attendance</strong>: 20300</div>
<p>James went 12-of-20 from the field and 5-of-5 from the charity line and the <strong class='StrictlyAutoTagBold'>Heat</strong> (19-6) survived a dramatic finish to take the win and improved to 14-2 at the American Airlines Arena.</p>
<p>Dwyane Wade, who had to leave the game with leg cramps added 21, while point guard Mario Chalmers scored a season high 20 on 8-of-14 shooting, including 4-of-8 from three point range.</p>
<p>The Boston Celtics hold the record at 30 for 30, achieve on March 24, 1993.</p>
<p>Chris Bosh finished with 16 points and six rebounds in the win for Miami, which went 19 for 19 from the foul line, the second-best effort in franchise history.</p>
<p>Kevin Durant finished with a game-high 33 points to go along with his seven rebounds, with Russell Westbrook supporting with 21 points and 11 boards for the Thunder, which dropped back-to-back games for the first time this season.</p>
<p>Serge Ibaka and Kevin Martin each added 15 for the Thunder, who were coming off a 99-93 defeat to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday.</p>

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