27 Jan 2009

Miami Heat inch closer to second

5:22 pm on 27 January 2009

The American NBA basketball side the Miami Heat has inched closer to second place in the Southeast Division with a 95-79 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.

A dominant first half, in which the Heat held the Hawks without a field goal for more than 13 minutes, led to the easy win.

Orlando lead the division from the Hawks.