The Miami Heat dominated the first 33 minutes of its match with the Orlando Magic. But the Magic only needed 15 to turn the tide and win.
In one of the season’s higher profile kicks matchups, Orlando erased a 24-point deficit over the final two quarters to snatch a comeback victory in Miami, 99-96. Dwight Howard anchored the post in his adidas Superbeast “Away” with 14 points, 18 rebounds, 5 assists and 5 blocks, while Jason Richardson put in 24 in his PEAK player exclusives, and Gilbert Arenas chipped in 11 points – including 3 three-pointers – in the Under Armour Micro G Lite.
For Miami, LeBron James notched 29 and 6 in the Nike LeBron 8 V/2 “Home”, Dwyane Wade registered 28 in the White/Red Air Jordan 2011, and new Heatle Mike Bibby debuted with only 3 points in his Jordan CP3.IV.
In the night’s other game, the Denver Nuggets knocked off the Utah Jazz on the road, 103-101. Ty Lawson led Denver with 23 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists in a pair of powder blue Nike Zoom Hypefuse, while teammate J.R. Smith rolled out another Nike Zoom Kobe VI player exclusive.
Kicks summary for Thursday night ahead…