LeBron James led the Florida team with 32 points, but it was Wade who secured the win
Just 8 seconds before the end of the game, Miami Heat came forward with two free shots from Dwyane Wade to defeat the surprising Washington Wizards by 95 to 94, and extend the victory record in the capital
US President Barack Obama, a well-known basketball fan, canceled his attendance due to the work schedule, when everyone expected him to go and see the "big three" Miami.
LeBron James lamented the president's absence saying his presence "would have been a wonderful thing." He recalled that "I had the opportunity to go to one of his events this summer and to be on the same court as him. But the fact that he could see what he had been alive would have been great, but he's a busy man, "said the star player.
The game played at the Verizon Center , in the Chinatown neighborhood, was not what everyone expected. But at least it gave the long-suffering fans of Wizards a half-hearted joy.More news: March 2015 - Views from Alongside a Border
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Incredibly, those who celebrated almost as if they had won a final, Heat , who could not believe the game they had just won and that allowed them to move to lead the division.
With the stadium packed with 20,200 spectators, / em>, led by young Nick Young who scored 30 points, and Andry Blatche's blocks and rebounds under the board put the Heat in trouble. The travels and the match-fixing gave the bill to the LeBron James team, even though the star scored 32 points.
In any case, the more than 20 thousand attendees went happy, because while the game was played a challenger managed to eat a hamburger of 20 pounds, about 9 kilos, and the fast food company that offered the challenge had to comply with the promised commitment to give a free hamburger to each assistant. That, yes, the promise was actually fulfilled the next day, because there was no way to cook 20,000 hamburgers at the end of the meeting. As the Voice of America program says, it's the kind of thing that happens in America only.