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Heat Beat Grizzlies 98-91 for 13th Straight Win, Wade Scores 22

March 02, 2013

Dwyane Wade scored 22 points as the Miami Heat topped the Memphis Grizzlies 98-91 to record their 13th straight National Basketball Association victory.

The Heat (42-14) are second in the league, two games behind the San Antonio Spurs (46-14).

LeBron James scored 18 points on a season-worst 4-of-14 shooting, while Shane Battier added 14 for the Heat, who had a 42-41 halftime advantage at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami.

Marc Gasol scored 24 points and Zach Randolph and Mike Conley added 14 points each for the Grizzlies (38-19), who are second in the Western Conference’s Southwest Division, 6 ½ games behind the Spurs.

To contact the reporter on this story: Nancy Kercheval in Washington at nkercheval@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Michael Sillup at msillup@bloomberg.net


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