James Returns To Lead Heat Over Nets As D-Will Says "Offense Sucks"

Just one of the Heat's big two returned from injury on Saturday, but that was enough for Miami to pick up a comfortable 101-90 victory over the Nets.

The Heat scored the first 10 points of the game and led by as many as 24 points early in the third quarter. A 19-5 run got the Nets to within 10 late in the third, but they couldn't get to within single digits until there was just two minutes left in the game. And the Heat were able to hold them off for the win.

The Nets shot under 40 percent for the seventh time in their nine games, made just 10 of their 33 3-point attempts, and turned the ball over 22 times. As Deron Williams said post-game, "Our offense sucks."

Kris Humphries tied a career high with 25 points, adding 12 rebounds. Deron Williams recorded a double-double, but shot just 4-for-16. Anthony Morrow and Marshon Brooks each finished in double-figures, while Shelden Williams grabbed 13 boards.

Dwyane Wade sat out, but LeBron James had 32 points (22 in the first quarter), seven rebounds and nine assists for the Heat.

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