clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

NBA GAMETHREAD: Miami HEAT (4-6) @ Portland Trail Blazers (6-3)

Miami looks to get back on track at home against Portland.

NBA: Miami Heat at Portland Trail Blazers Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports

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

The Miami Heat (4-6) take on the Portland Trail Blazers (6-3) at home Monday night after losing to the Indiana Pacers on the road.

Tyler Herro will sit out tonight after spraining his ankle against the Pacers, while Damian Lillard returns to action after suffering a right calf strain against the Heat earlier in the season.

The game will air locally on Bally Sports at 8:30pm EST.



  • Omer Yurtseven - Out - Left Ankle; Impingement
  • Victor Oladipo: Out - Left Knee; Tendinosis
  • Tyler Herro: Out - Left Ankle Sprain
  • Udonis Haslem: Out - Personal Reasons


  • Gary Payton II: Return to Competition Reconditioning
  • Olivier Sarr: Out - Right Wrist; Sprain
  • Trendon Watford: Injury/Illness - Right Hip; Flexor Strain


  • TV: Watch the game live on Bally Sports Sun, or NBA League Pass.
  • Radio: Listen live on WQAM 560 / S: WAQI 710

Tipoff: 8:30 p.m. EST

Starting Lineups

Nuggets Position Heat
Nuggets Position Heat
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope PG Gabe Vincent
Bruce Brown SG Max Strus
Vlatko Cancar SF Jimmy Butler
Michael Porter Jr. PF Caleb Martin
Nikola Jovic C Bam Adebayo