The Cleveland Cavaliers are on their way to their 21st straight loss – at least after 12 minutes in Miami. LeBron James scored 11 points – he was 7-8 from the free throw line – and Dwyane Wade scored 10 points to go with 4 rebounds as the Miami Heat jumped to a 35-20 lead over the Cavaliers.
Antawn Jamison scored 10 points for Cleveland, going 6-6 from the stripe himself while Christian Eyenga added 5 points. The Cavaliers shot just 25%(5-20) in the first quarter compared to 48% for the Heat. Miami also beat Cleveland on the glass 19-8 in the first 12 minutes.