Miami Heat vs. Philadelphia 76ers: Live Score, Results and Game Highlights

Alec Nathan@@AlecBNathanFeatured ColumnistFebruary 23, 2013

The Miami Heat won their 10th straight game on Saturday night, handling the Philadelphia 76ers by a score of 114-90.

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade keyed the Miami effort, as the two combined for 49 points on 21-of-30 shooting.

James would end up finishing with a triple-double on the night, totaling 16 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds in 32 minutes of work.

Wade, on the other hand, led the Heat with a flashy scoring performance, totaling 33 points on 14-of-18 shooting.

While the Sixers' effort was respectable in the first half, the team fell apart when Miami turned up the defensive intensity in the game's closing stages.

Jrue Holiday and Nick Young provided sparks for Philly, as the two combined to shoot 16-of-27 from the field, scoring 21 and 19 points respectively.

Evan Turner (16 points) and Dorell Wright (17 points) also made key contributions for Doug Collins' squad.

The Heat's win propels them to a record of 39-14, while the Sixers fall nine games below .500 with the loss and currently sit at 22-31.

Keep it locked here on Bleacher Report for postgame coverage of the Heat's big win over the Sixers.

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