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GameThread: Cleveland Cavaliers (11-10) @ Miami Heat (13-8)

Not only is Bam out but Butler is joining him on the bench tonight.

Cleveland Cavaliers v Miami Heat Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images

This is our GAMETHREAD: Chat live about the game here!

The Miami Heat (13-8) host the Chicago Bulls (11-10) tonight at the FTX Arena with tip-off scheduled for 7:30pm.

Both Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo are out tonight, but Tyler Herro returns from illness.

INJURIES

MIAMI:

  • Victor Oladipo - out (knee; surgery rehab)
  • Markieff Morris - out (whiplash)
  • Bam Adebayo - out (thumb)
  • Jimmy Butler - out (tailbone)

DENVER:

  • Jamal Murray - out (knee)
  • Michael Porter Jr. - out (back)
  • P.J. Dozier - out (knee)
  • Bones Hyland - questionable (ankle)

TV: Bally Sports Sun, NBA League Pass

Tipoff: 7:30 p.m.

Radio: WAXY 790 / WAQI 710 / Sirius XM Channel 895 (Heat Radio Network simulcast)

Starting Lineups

Celtics Position Heat
Celtics Position Heat
Marcus Smart PG Kyle Lowry
Jaylen Brown SG Max Strus
Jayson Tatum SF Jimmy Butler
Al Horford PF PJ Tucker
Robert Williams C Bam Adebayo