Mike Miller Connects for 32, LeBron James Adds 38

by January 23, 2011

Mike Miller broke out of a season-long slump in a big way last night. More via SLAMonline Scoreboard and ESPN: ” Mike Miller came into Saturday with exactly zero points at home this season. He now has 32. Getting his long-awaited Miami breakout game, Miller scored 22 points in the second quarter alone, helping the Heat beat the Toronto Raptors 120-103 to snap a four-game slide. LeBron James finished with 38 points and 11 rebounds for Miami, which played without Dwyane Wade (migraine) and Chris Bosh (left ankle sprain). James Jonesscored 15 and Eddie House added 13 for the Heat, who made 16 3-pointers. ‘I got it going a little bit,’ Miller said. ‘Which is fun. … Obviously, I’ve shot a lot of basketballs in my day, and I always say confidence ain’t going to be an issue. I’m going to miss. I’m going to make. But as long as you stick with it, you’re getting opportunities. Guys found me in the second quarter, I got some opportunities, and I made them.'”