Updated: December 18, 2011, 9:11 PM ET
LeBron James 9-12 FG | 1-2 FT | 6 REB | 1 AST | 19 PTS | +20

LeBron's effort level was mostly in preseason mode. After airballing a fadeaway jumper from the post during the first quarter, he looked mostly disengaged, only to show emotion when a referee's call didn't go his way. Then Mario Chalmers threw it off the glass in transition to LeBron and the two-time MVP woke up with a slam. But the post game? Still facilitating, not attacking.

Dwyane Wade 5-8 FG | 4-5 FT | 4 REB | 5 AST | 14 PTS | +13

In terms of energy, Wade was yin to LeBron's yang. Wade stepped out of character a little bit with a flurry of 3-point attempts, but he was flying all over the court like his normal, hyperactive self. Wade kept his own shot attempts to a minimum, but it was a solid, efficient night for Wade, who never registered a full preseason game in 2010-11.

Chris Bosh 4-11 FG | 6-6 FT | 5 REB | 1 AST | 14 PTS | +12

Offensively, Bosh looked rusty. He flailed in the paint when he should have been using his extra bulk to his advantage. He made up for it on the other end, though. After Dexter Pittman and Joel Anthony nearly fouled out in the first quarter, Bosh was forced into Dwight Howard duty. He actually neutralized him for a while. The Heat will need more of that this season.

Norris Cole 2-6 FG | 3-4 FT | 8 AST | 0 REB | 8 PTS | +14

After stealing the show a few days earlier in the Heat's open scrimmage, the results from Cole's preseason debut were mixed. He flashed his normal assertiveness and confidence, but the ball didn't roll his way on his shot. The speed and distribution were all there, and that's what the Heat need off the bench right now. All in all, an expectedly up-and-down game from the rook.

Orlando Magic

The box score says Dwight Howard took the night off and his body language certainly didn't disagree. Yes, it's a preseason game, but the Magic desperately need some help next to Howard. Hedo Turkoglu is supposed to be the wing creator, but he left the game in the second quarter after a hard landing on his side. Even when healthy, he's not the No. 2 option he once was.

Grades by Tom Haberstroh, ESPN.com


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