Tyler Herro made his debut with the Miami Heat in an NBA preseason match. He performed brilliantly by scoring 18 points from the bench. The Heat also managed to win the match after overthrowing the San Antonio Spurs 107-89 at the American Arena Arena, Miami, Florida, United States, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 local time.
Chris Silva scored 16 points for the Heat. Bam Adebayo, forwarda, helped the team with an additional 14 points. Justise Winslow and Derrick Jones Jr. contributed 11 points each. While Jimmy Butler 10 points and 5 rebounds.
In the Spurs camp, there are only two players who score double digit points. Rudy Gay 12 points. DeMar DeRozan 10 points.
Both teams initially competed. Spurs are one point ahead (23-22) in the first quarter. However, the Heat is able to widen the distance in the next quarter. They collected 31 more points so that 53-46 ahead.
Heat then tried to keep hope. They tried to gain as many points as possible in the third quarter. The Heat scored at least 10 more points (28-18) to win a total of 81-64.
In the final quarter, the Heat continued to widen the distance with a running point 22-5. At that time, there were 7 minutes and 19 seconds left. Heat uses it to close the match with a victory. However, Spurs are also not without resistance. They had scored 25 points again. It’s just not enough to overthrow the Heat. The Miami team won 107-89.
The victory was a good start for Herro. He could be the team’s top score in his debut match. After this, Herro et al. will head to Charlotte to face the Hornets at the Spectrum Center. The match takes place tomorrow. (put)