The Miami Heat will finally play at home this preseason as the host the Orlando Magic. The Heat have dropped their first three preseason games, but have yet to have anything close to a full squad. The Heat have a lot of injuries and bumps and bruises and that will continue tonight. Orlando is 1-1 so far this preseason.
When: Monday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m. ET
Where: AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, FL
TV: Fox Sports Sun
Orlando: D.J. Augustine, Evan Fournier, Aaron Gordon, Wesley Iwundo, Nikola Vucevic
Miami: Goran Dragic, Rodney McGruder, Josh Richardson, Kelly Olynyk, Hassan Whiteside
Magic: Jonathan Isaac (day-to-day), Timofey Mozgov (day-to-day), Terrence Ross (day-to-day)
Heat: Dion Waiters (Out), Bam Adebayo (day-to-day), Wayne Ellington (day-to-day), James Johnson (day-to-day), Derrick Jones Jr. (day-to-day)
What To Watch For
He’s expected to make his return in this game for the first time this season. What’s he look like and how will he lead the team? The other thing to watch for will be Hassan Whiteside. Vucevic has traditionally been a tough cover for Whiteside.
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