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GameThread: San Antonio Spurs (24-36) @ Miami Heat (39-21)

The Spurs will rest Dejounte Murray tonight.

NBA: Miami Heat at New York Knicks Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports

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The Miami Heat (39-21) host the San Antonio Spurs (24-36) tonight at the FTX Arena with tipoff at 8:00pm EST.

Dejounte Murray, Keldon Johnson and Jakob Poeltl are all out for the Spurs, with coach Gregg Popovich electing to rest them a night after they beat the Washington Wizards in double overtime. Regardless of who he plays, Popovich has a chance to tie Don Nelson for the NBA all-time regular-season coaching wins record.

Dewayne Dedmond returns to the Heat after missing the last three games with a back injury.

INACTIVE/INJURIES

MIAMI:

  • Victor Oladipo: out (knee; surgery rehab)
  • Markieff Morris: out (neck)

SAN ANTONIO:

  • Josh Richardson: questionable (shoulder)
  • Romeo Langford: questionable (groin)
  • Joshua Primo: questionable (wrist)
  • Dejounte Murray: out (knee)
  • Keldon Johnson: out (lower back)
  • Jakob Poeltl: out (back soreness)

TV: Bally Sports Sun, NBA League Pass

Tipoff: 8:00 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
Daniel Theis C Bam Adebayo