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GAMETHREAD: Philadelphia 76ers (47-22) @ Miami Heat (38-31)

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Both teams have plenty to play for tonight as the regular season winds down.

NBA: Philadelphia 76ers at Miami Heat Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

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The Miami Heat (38-31) host the Philadelphia 76ers (47-22) in another all-important clash for playoff seeding.

Jimmy Butler returns to action after missing the second half of their road win against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday and is back in the starting lineup. He was previously listed as questionable today, as was 76ers star center Joel Embiid but he is also in the starting lineup. Matisse Thybulle is also out.



  • Victor Oladipo: out for season (knee)


  • Matisse Thybulle: out (hand)
  • Shake Milton: probable (knee)
  • Frukan Kormaz: out (ankle)

Tipoff: 7:30 p.m.

TV: TNT, NBA League Pass, NBA TV

Radio: WAXY 790 / WAQI 710

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