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GAME PREVIEW: Miami Heat look to bounce back in Houston on the second night of a back-to-back

Game story: After a crushing night that featured the Miami Heat blow a fourth quarter lead to the Philadelphia 76ers, the team heads on the road looking to bounce back. Miami fell to 42-34 on the season and are back in the seventh seed. The next two road games, starting tonight against the Houston Rockets […]

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat host the Philadelphia 76ers in Kyle Lowry’s Miami homecoming

Game story: The Miami Heat are getting healthier and it’s leading to getting more wins. Miami has won three games in a row, four of their last five and seven of their last 10. After an Indiana Pacers loss last night, the Heat have moved into the Eastern Conference sixth seed. They are just 2.0

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat to host playoff team rival New York Knicks

Game story: Coming off two straight wins to a pair of bottom seeded teams, the Miami Heat face a big test welcoming the New York Knicks to the Kaseya Center tonight. Miami beat both the Portland Trail Blazers and Washington Wizards by double digits recently, including a 60-point blowout against Portland. The Heat have improved

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat host Joe Cronin’s banged up Portland Trail Blazers

Game story: The Miami Heat are looking for a bounce back win following their 20 point blowout loss to the Golden State Warriors earlier in the week. Miami dropped to 39-33 on the season but after losses from the Indiana Pacers and Philadelphia 76ers, the hopes to attain that sixth seed and avoid the play-in

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Heat 113-92 loss against Warriors raises questions on player availability

Another day, another frustrating loss for the Miami Heat. Last evening, the Heat fell to the tenth seed Golden State Warriors at home, 113-92. Both teams had playoff positioning on the line, although the Warriors were a bit more urgent. They are battling for the final play-in spot in a loaded Western Conference, which is

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat host Warriors as both teams fight for playoff positioning

Game story: The 39-32 Miami Heat face a pivotal game in the thick of their playoff race tonight against the visiting Golden State Warriors. Stephen Curry and the Warriors are in the midst of their own playoff race, so this game will have some extra meaning for both sides. Golden State enters tonight with a

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat to play the Cleveland Cavaliers for the second time in three games

Game story: The last Miami Heat game featured a disheartening blow out loss where the New Orleans Pelicans ran the Heat off their own floor. Miami dropped to 38-32 on the season and still remained the seventh seed, but now there is more separation with the sixth seed. The Heat are now 1.5 games back

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GAME PREVIEW: Jimmy Butler and the Heat to play revenge game against visiting New Orleans Pelicans

Game story: Led by Jimmy Butler and Terry Rozier, the Miami Heat concluded their road trip with a huge win in Cleveland on Wednesday night. They finished the trip going 3-1, and improved to 38-31 on the season. Miami moved up to seventh seed in the East, just .5 games back of sixth. Tonight the

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat face off against Cleveland Cavaliers to conclude four-game road trip

Game story: The (often) shorthanded Miami Heat will limp into Ohio for another pivotal matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers. This game will conclude Miami’s four-game road trip, where have gone 2-1 with the only wins against the Detroit Pistons. The Heat are 2-5 over their last seven games and dealing with a plethora of team

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