Adebayo pushes Heat to victory in Charlotte

Bam Adebayo achieved a double-double of 20 points and 10 assists as leader of the Miami Heat, who defeated the Charlotte hornets by 111-121.

Kendrick nunn contributed 19 points and Jimmy Butler Y Goran dragic added 18 more each for the Heat, who beat their rival for the first time in three games this season.

After reaching the break with a seven-point advantage (58-65), the Heat they left in the third quarter with a 22-35 run that extended their lead to 80-100 and ended up losing in the last quarter without jeopardizing victory.

Dewayne Dedmon achieved another 14 points, Duncan robinson contributed 10 and Butler He added eight rebounds and eight assists for the Miami team, which won its third straight game and is sixth in the Eastern Conference with a 35-30 mark.

P.J. Washington led the Charlotte team with 21 points, while Miles Bridges contributed 15, Terry rozier achieved 14 and Jalen McDaniels scored 12. Hornets, who lost for the third time in their last four games, are eighth in the same Eastern Conference with a 31-33 record.