|Date of game: 3/14/2014
Recap: Miami vs. Denver
Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Kenneth Faried had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead the way as the Denver Nuggets dealt the sputtering Miami Heat a 111-107 loss at American Airlines Arena.
Darrell Arthur added 18 points off the bench on 7-of-11 shooting to help the Nuggets record back-to-back victories for the first time since Feb. 3-5, while handing the two-time defending NBA champion Heat consecutive home losses for the first time since the 2010-11 season.
Miami, which has now dropped five of six overall, was coming off a 96-95 setback to visiting Brooklyn on Wednesday.
Denver's reserves outscored the Heat's by a 57-40 margin on the night, with Evan Fournier chipping in 14 points and J.J. Hickson compiling 11 points and nine rebounds.
Ray Allen paced Miami with 22 points while going 5-of-7 from 3-point range, with LeBron James tallying 21 points and Dwyane Wade 19.Game Notes