CHRIS BOSH, AL HORFORD

Chris Bosh scored 21 points on 7-for-8 shooting, LeBron James scored nine and the two-time defending champion Miami Heat opened the preseason with a 92-87 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.

Dominican Al Horford had 10 points and nine rebounds.

Mexican Gustavo Ayon left the game late in the first quarter with a right shoulder injury. The Hawks said he would be evaluated again Tuesday.

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