NBA roundup: Heat overpowers Bulls 95-93
CHICAGO ó Shawn Marion’s dunk with 1.1 seconds left gave the Miami Heat a 95-93 win over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night.
Dwyane Wade scored 24 points and found Marion for the decisive dunk.
Ben Gordon (34 points) was fouled on a 3-point attempt with 6.5 seconds left and hit all three free throws to tie the game.
DALLAS ó Paul Pierce scored 18 of his 31 points in the fourth quarter, finally giving Boston its first lead, then hitting two jumpers in the final 1:12 to push the Celtics to a 99-92 victory at Dallas.
Jason Terry, his broken left hand still heavily wrapped, hopes to be shooting as early as next week.
CLEVELAND ó Head coach Mike Brown has been fined $25,000 for criticizing officials following Cleveland’s last-second loss at Indiana.
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