January 30 News The Hornets beat the Heat 122-117 at home.
After the game, Hornets coach Steve Clifford accepted media interviews.
Talking about defeating the Heat, Clifford said: “Obviously, they are a very good team. They are difficult to play. You have to have a lot of players who play well. We have a lot of players who play well, including the bench and the starters.
“When we were down, when the opponent was playing aggressively, we held on and we got some rounds,” Clifford said. “Great toughness.”