Heat keep division lead...Warriors continue road successUNDATED (AP) - The Atlanta Hawks had a chance to overtake the Miami Heat atop the NBA's Southeast Division. Instead, the Heat widened their lead to 1 1/2 games by downing the Hawks 101-92.
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade combined for 53 points on 21-of-29 from the field. James scored 27 points and Wade added 26 as Miami shot 58 percent and improved to 10-1 at home this season.
Also in the NBA, Golden State was a 104-96 winner at Charlotte behind Stephen Curry's 27 points, seven assists and seven rebounds. David Lee had 25 points and 11 boards for the Warriors, who are 14-7 after improving to 4-0 on their current seven-game road trip.
Jrue Holiday furnished a team-high 25 points in Philadelphia's 104-97 triumph over Detroit. Evan Turner had 18 points and 11 rebounds for the 76ers, who shot 54 percent from the floor.
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