Rebounding was the difference for the Miami Heat on Wednesday night.
"We were more aggressive and we rebounded the ball better," said Mourning, who had six rebounds in the third quarter. "That was the game right there."
Brown scored seven points and Mourning six during a 16-5 run that gave Miami an 87-75 lead with 1:14 left in the third. The Heat maintained a double-digit advantage the rest of the way.
"P. J.Brown played very hard crashing the boards," Miami coach Pat Riley said.
Heat reserves outscored Warriors reserves 51-21.
"I have a great deal of respect for their toughness," Golden State coach Garry St. Jean said.
Mourning left with 1:01 to play after landing on his right wrist while fighting for a rebound.
Golden State, just 12-34, had won six of its previous 10. But its last five losses have bee by a total of 87 points 17.6 per game. The Warriors have lost three straight by 20, 20, and 15 points.
Miami built a 10-point lead late in the second quarter, but Golden State scored the final nine points of the period, four by Dampier, closing to 59-58 at halftime.
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