Heat vs. Bobcats | Mon., March 3, 2014

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James drives against Charlotte Bobcats’ Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in the first quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh tries to block Al Jefferson in the first quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James (left) and Chris Bosh (right) guard Charlotte Bobcats’ Al Jefferson (center) in the first quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Lebron James wears a mask to protect his broken nose in during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Lebron James wears a mask to protect his broken nose in during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James goes to the basket against Charlotte Bobcats’ Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Mario Chalmers drives to the basket in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat center Greg Oden shoots against Charlotte Bobcats’ Al Jefferson in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade did not play during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh shoots in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • MIami Heat’s LeBron James shoots over Charlotte Bobcats’ Bismack Biyombo in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James shoots a free throw in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James wears a mask to protect his broken nose in during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James goes to the hoop against Charlotte Bobcats’ Anthony Tolliver in the second quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James salutes the fans after scoring 61 points, a career high and also a new franchise record for the Heat, during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James shoots in the fourth quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James readies for a drive to the basket against Charlotte Bobcats’ Chris Douglas- Robert in the fourth quarter during the Miami Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats at AmericanAirlines Arena on Monday, March 3, 2014. Hector Gabino / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Michael Beasley shoots a second quarter basket over Charlotte Bobcats’ Josh MeRoberts at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Chris Andersen makes a basket in the second quarter as they play the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s Norris Cole drives over Charlotte Bobcats’ Al Jefferson to make a basket in the second quarter at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James complains after being knocked to the court in the first quarter as they play the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James thanks his fans after scoring 61 points aganist the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • In a groove: ‘The rim looked like an ocean for him,’ coach Erik Spoelstra said of LeBron James, who scored 61 points on 22 of 33 shots from the field, including his first eight three-point attempts. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James slaps five with Dwyane Wade after scoring 61 points against the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James shoots his 59th point of the game as they play the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James shoots his 57th point of the game as they play the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James wearing his protective mask gets hit by Charlotte Bobcats’ Bismark Biyombo arm in the second quarter at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James wearing his protective mask drives under Charlotte Bobcats’ Bismark Biyombo in the second quarter at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James wearing his protective mask drives under Charlotte Bobcats’ Bismark Biyombo in the second quarter at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James shoots a basket over Charlotte Bobcats’ Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in the second quarter at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James smiles after scoring 61 points against the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo

  • Miami Heat’s LeBron James smiles after scoring 61 points against the Charlotte Bobcats at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, March 3, 2014. CHARLES TRAINOR JR / Staff Photo