Beijing, China (Sports Network) - LeBron James had 20 points, five rebounds and five assists, lifting the Miami Heat over the Los Angeles Clippers, 94-80, in preseason action.
Ray Allen made four 3-pointers en route to 15 points for the Heat, who went 21-of-26 from the foul line. Rodney Carney and Norris Cole added 11 points apiece.
Blake Griffin had 19 points and eight boards to pace the Clippers, who never held a lead in the game. Jamal Crawford and Caron Butler tallied 16 and 13 points, respectively.
These two teams will meet again on Oct. 14 in Shanghai.