The Miami Heat eases past the relentless Houston Rockets to a Preseason victory. This is the Heat’s second win in their last two games.
The Miami Heat are on impressive form in the preseason as rookies and non-starters have proven themselves again.
The Heat defeated the Rockets 118-110. The Heat improved to 3-1 in the NBA Preseason, while the Rockets fell to 2-1.
Max Strus recorded 24 points (5-10 3pt FG) and four rebounds for the Heat, while rookie Nikola Jovic added 15 points, 12 rebounds and four assists in the victory.
Jalen Green had 25 points, four rebounds, and five assists, and Kevin Porter Jr. added 21 points, seven rebounds, and six assists combined for 46 points. At the same time, rookie Tari Eason recorded a double-double, 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Rockets in the losing effort.