The Miami Heat made 16 three point field goals, and shot 50.7 percent for the game on the way to a 111-98 win Christmas day over the New Orleans Pelicans.
Miami led 66-53 at the half. The Pelicans shot 39.7 from the field in the game.
Zion Williamson led New Orleans with 32 points, and 14 rebounds. Brandon Ingram scored 28 points for the Pelicans, 1-1, on the season.
The Heat bench outscored the New Orleans bench 47-21. Goran Dragic had 18 points, 9 assists, and 4 steals off the Miami bench.
Pelicans Head Coach Stan Van Gundy discusses the loss with media after the game: