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GAMETHREAD: Cleveland Cavaliers (14-24) @ Miami Heat (21-18)

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Bam Adebayo returns to the lineup in a home game that’s there for the taking.

Miami Heat v Cleveland Cavaliers Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images

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The Miami Heat host the Cleveland Cavaliers at the AmericanAirlines Arena on Tuesday night with a chance to hand the Cavs their fourth straight loss.

Bam Adebayo finally returns to the starting lineup and the Heat are now looking as close to full strength as ever this regular season at the perfect time. Cleveland, who will be without Kevin Love and Taurean Prince tonight, take a 5-14 road record against Miami, who have won four straight and 10 of their last 11.

INJURIES

MIAMI:

  • Meyers Leonard: out for season (shoulder)
  • Avery Bradley: questionable (calf)

CLEVELAND:

  • Andre Drummond: out (not with team)
  • Taurean Prince: out (shoulder)
  • Matthew Dellavadova: out (appendicitis)
  • Kevin Love: out (calf)

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