Bosh, Heat Outlast Hawks in Triple OT
ATLANTA (AP) Chris Bosh scored 33 points and the Miami Heat, playing without injured stars LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, beat the Atlanta Hawks 116-109 in triple-overtime on Thursday night.
Mario Chalmers had 22 of his 29 points after the third quarter, including five in the third overtime.
Wade missed his second straight game with a sore left foot and James was held out after he turned his left ankle late in the third quarter of Wednesday night's 118-83 win over Indiana. Neither star was in uniform.
Bosh hit a last-second, tying 3-pointer at the end of regulation to force the first overtime.
Joe Johnson had 20 points for the Hawks, who did not score in the third extra period.
Source: Charles Odum, Associated Press