Kyrie Irving

Heat top Celtics 104-98, snap Boston's 16-game win streak

Dion Waiters watched his 3-point try bounce off the rim, ricochet off the top of the backboard, then hit the rim again and somehow drop through the net.

It was a huge shot in the final moments, and a lucky one.

That's what it took to end Boston's 16-game winning streak.

Goran Dragic scored 27 points, Waiters had 26 with a pair of big 3-pointers in the final minutes and the Miami Heat held on to beat Boston 104-98 on Wednesday night and become the first team to beat the Celtics since Oct. 18.

"You can tell they were locked into this game," Celtics star Kyrie Irving said. "They wanted it and proved it."

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