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Miami Heat Beat Philadelphia 76ers 97-89 in 1st Game of NBA Playoff Series

The Miami Heat defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 97-89 in the first game of their National Basketball Association playoff series.

Chris Bosh scored 25 points for the Heat at American Airlines Arena in Miami. LeBron James had 21 points and Dwyane Wade had 17 for the Heat who take a one-game lead in the best- of-seven series in the Eastern Conference.

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