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GAME PREVIEW: Heat host NY Knicks

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The Miami Heat are looking to continue to win after a thrilling double OT win on Monday.

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The Miami Heat are looking to grab another important win in the race in the East when they host the 26-win New York Knicks. Miami is coming off a double OT win against the Denver Nuggets and is staring down a road game this weekend against the OKC Thunder. This game can’t be overlooked, and is important to win.

Game Info

When: Wednesday, March 21 at 7:30 p.m. ET
Where: AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami, FL
TV: Fox Sports Sun, NBALP
Win Probabilities: Miami has a 78% chance of winning, according to FiveThirtyEight.

Probable Starters

Knicks: Emmanuel Mudiay, Courtney Lee, Tim Hardaway Jr., Michael Beasley, Enes Kanter
Miami: Goran Dragic, Tyler Johnson, Josh Richardson, James Johnson, Bam Adebayo

Injury Report

Knicks: Kristaps Porzingis (Out, ACL)
Heat: Dion Waiters (Out, Ankle), Dwyane Wade (Out, Hamstring), Hassan Whiteside (Out, Hip)

What To Watch For

Can the Heat stop Beasley

Last time he was here, Beasley wanted to prove something. He kept the Knicks alive as long as he could until he got hurt. Beasley is having a pretty good year, and you know he likes to play big against Miami. Let’s see if he is hot or not.

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