Updated: October 31, 2010, 4:06 PM ET
LeBron James 5-12 FG | 6-6 FT | 7 AST | 6 REB | 16 PTS | + 6

After a skittish start with a slew of turnovers, James settled down in the second half and played the role of facilitator. During the Heat's third-quarter run, James was at his most aggressive, drawing the entire Philly defense, then making a sharp play for a teammate.

Dwyane Wade 10-20 FG | 9-12 FT | 4 AST | 7 REB | 30 PTS | + 9

Dwyane Wade's second "preseason game" was decidedly better than his first. Whether he was attacking off the dribble or posting up inferior defenders, Wade looked like his old self -- pouncing at every opportunity, wreaking havoc in passing lanes, and making good decisions with the ball.

Chris Bosh 6-12 FG | 3-5 FT | 1 AST | 7 REB | 15 PTS | +25

Although Bosh didn't post an eye-popping stat line, the Heat were successful running the offense through him at the elbow, particularly in the first half when they established their half-court rhythm. Bosh has the ability to draw defenses low, and that's exactly what he did tonight, opening up all kinds of opportunities elsewhere.

The Substitute 7-10 FG | 6-9 3FG | 0 AST | 1 REB | 20 PTS | -3

That would be James Jones, who played the hypothetical role of Mike Miller. Jones buried the Sixers with a barrage of 3-pointers on kickouts and ball reversals. If the Heat can get a sharpshooting performance like this once a week from Jones or another reserve, they're going to be just fine until Miller returns.

Philadelphia 76ers

Despite the spanking, the Sixers looked like a much stronger team than last season, when they tried to run a motion offense with the wrong personnel. The Sixers still had trouble finding good shots, but got encouraging performances from Thad Young and, more surprisingly, Evan Turner.

Grades by Kevin Arnovitz


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