HHH GameTime Preview: East #1 seed Heat versus NBA's worst Bucks

Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Miami faces the worst team in the NBA for the third and final time, a week after cruising to an easy victory in Milwaukee.

The Miami Heat now sit atop the Eastern Conference Standings by percentage points ahead of the Indiana Pacers and they solely control their destiny for the top seed entering the postseason.

The Milwaukee Bucks have lost 60 games already, failing to win 13 of their last 15 games, and they are firmly in the driver's seat for the best chance at the top pick in the NBA Draft.

The two teams face each other once again, this time at the AmericanAirlines Arena Wednesday night, in their third and final meeting this season. The Heat just beat them on Saturday, March 29, in Milwaukee 88-67 and held them to their lowest point total of their last three seasons. While Dwyane Wade and Greg are again doubtful to play tonight, the defending champs can rest easy that there is no sign of this being a trap game by any stretch of the imagination.

That's because LeBron James and Chris Bosh simply won't allow it and the bench players, including Birdman along with a resurgent Rashard Lewis, have been playing well as of late. Certainly enough to handle the likes of the Bucks, Detroit Pistons and the Toronto Raptors after their disappointing loss to the Indiana Pacers. Ray Allen might even join in on the fun tonight after missing the last four games.

For the Bucks, they may not be able to count on O.J. Mayo (ankle) tonight but forwards Larry Sanders, Carlos Delfino, and Ersan Ilyasova are all unavailable due to injury. But really, does it even matter who actually gets out on the floor for them anyway?

The two teams tip-off starting at 7:30pm at the AA Arena on Sun Sports and 790AM. For Spanish radio, all remaining Heat games this season and postseason will now be broadcast on WRTO MIX 98.3 FM so make sure to tell your abuela.

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