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Game Preview: Heat look to clinch playoff spot tonight against Hawks

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The Heat have an opportunity to clinch a playoff spot tonight with a win against the Hawks.

NBA: Miami Heat at Atlanta Hawks Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports

Game Story:

The playoffs are almost here and the Heat can lock themselves in if they win tonight and really they should. The Hawks aren’t a winning team right now with a 22-55 record and the Heat should be hungry after a disappointing loss to Brooklyn.

This one is worth tuning into to see how Hassan is handled after his rant postgame the other day as well.

Probable Starters:


  • Josh Richardson
  • James Johnson
  • Hassan Whiteside
  • Tyler Johnson
  • Goran Dragic


  • Taurean Prince
  • Dewayne Dedmon
  • John Collins
  • Damion Lee
  • Isaiah Taylor

Broadcast Info:

TV: FOX Sports Sun (Eric Reid, Tony Fiorentino, Jason Jackson)

Radio: The Ticket 790AM & The HEAT Radio Network (Mike Inglis, John Crotty)

Spanish Radio: WRTO Mix 98.3 FM (José Pañeda, Joe Pujala)