Heat Beat Bobcats 98-92 In Preseason Game

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Chris Bosh scored 21 points to help the Miami Heat beat the Charlotte Bobcats 98-92 in a preseason game Tuesday night.

LeBron James added 10 points and eight assists for the Heat (4-2), who gave Dwyane Heat the night off. Ray Allen added 15 points off the bench for Miami, which shot 52 percent and hit 11 3-pointers.

Ramon Sessions and Kemba Walker each scored 24 points for the Bobcats (1-5), who shot just 36 percent. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, the No. 2 overall draft pick, had four points on 2-for-8 shooting.

The game was held at PNC Arena, about 2 1/2 hours northeast of Charlotte and home to North Carolina State of the Atlantic Coast Conference as well as the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes.