Waiters carries Heat past Jazz late

Miami wins 84-74

Dion Waiters closes out the Utah Jazz
Dion Waiters closes out the Utah Jazz

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Dion Waiters pulled the Heat to a big win over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.

The Heat were down 74-71 in the fourth quarter when Waiters took over.

Waiters hit a three to tie it.

Then, Waiters hit a jumper to give the Heat a 2-point lead.

After that, Waiters kicked the ball over to Josh Richardson for a 3 to give the Heat a 5-point lead.

Waiters punctuated the late run by knocking down a 3-pointer of his own.

Miami finished the game on a 13-0 run.

Waiters finished with 21 points.

The Heat improved their record to 6-6.

Miami wraps up their 6-game road trip on Sunday.

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