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GAMETHREAD: Detroit Pistons (2-9) @ Miami Heat (4-6)

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Bam returns as the Heat seek to get back to their winning ways against the struggling Pistons.

Miami Heat v Washington Wizards Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images

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The Miami Heat could really use a feel-good win tonight after a pair of disappointing losses to the Philadelphia 76ers on the road when they host the Detroit Pistons tonight.

The Pistons are winless so far on the road this season (0-4) but the Heat remain severely shorthanded with Jimmy Butler, Goran Dragic, Avery Bradley, Maurice Harkless, Kendrick Nunn, and Udonis Haslem all out due to health and safety protocols and Meyers Leonard out with a shoulder injury. Bam Adebayo returns to the starting lineup, though Tyler Herro (neck spasms) is out.

Tipoff: 8:00 p.m.

TV: Fox Sports Sun, NBA League Pass

Radio: WAXY 790 / WAQI 710

Starting Lineups

Bucks Position Heat
Bucks Position Heat
Jrue Holiday PG Goran Dragic
Donte DiVincenzo SG Duncan Robinson
Khris Middleton SF Jimmy Butler
Giannis Antetokounmpo PF Trevor Ariza
Brook Lopez C Bam Adebayo