James, Heat snap Knicks' streak at 4, 106-91
- Bulls fire Thibodeau, cite lack of trust
- Concussed Thompson 'on track' for finals
- Wade, Heat at impasse in contract talks
- Cavs, Warriors get ample time to rest
- James, Curry set to take stage in finals
By BRIAN MAHONEY
NEW YORK (AP) LeBron James had 30 points, eight rebounds and seven assists, and the Miami Heat avoided a winless season in the Big Apple with a 106-91 victory Saturday night that snapped the New York Knicks' four-game winning streak.
Dwyane Wade added 22 points for the Heat, who avoided becoming the first team to go 0-4 in New York this season after losing on their previous trip to Madison Square Garden last month and both games in Brooklyn.
Carmelo Anthony had 26 points and eight rebounds for the Knicks, who had been 4-1 against the Heat over the last two seasons but were overmatched in this one. They finished 4-4 on their eight-game homestand, which matched the longest in franchise history.
Updated February 2, 2014