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Game Preview: Heat take on surging Jazz in Utah at 9PM

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The Heat start its Western Conference road trip tonight in Utah

NBA: Miami Heat at Utah Jazz Russell Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

Game Story:

The Heat is coming off a fourth third straight win and trying to salvage a season that looked ambiguous just a few weeks ago. That is until Jimmy Butler returned and the Heat started to resemble the Heat from the Bubble. Just like that, the Heat are back within striking distance in the Eastern Conference but it’s not going to be easy. Especially tonight as the Heat take on the Jazz, who despite having no heat connections in their name, are currently the hottest team in the league. This will be their first game of a six-game Western Conference road trip, that could dictate the rest of the season for the Heat. (Not that we’re putting a lot of weight on it).

Probable Starters:


  • Jimmy Butler
  • Kelly Olynyk
  • Bam Adebayo
  • Duncan Robinson
  • Kelly Olynyk


  • Bojan Bogdanovic
  • Royce O’neale
  • Rudy Gobert
  • Donovan Mitchell
  • Joe Ingles

Broadcast Info:

  • TV: FOX Sports Sun (Eric Reid, John Crotty, Jason Jackson)
  • Radio: The Ticket 790AM & The HEAT Radio Network (Jonathan Zaslow, Ron Rothstein)
  • Spanish Radio: WAQI 710AM & The HEAT Spanish Radio Network (José Pañeda, Joe Pujala)