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GameThread: Minnesota Timberwolves (38-30) @ Miami Heat (45-23)

Markieff Morris is active and is ready to play after a four month-absence.

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The Miami Heat (45-23) host the Minnesota Timberwolves (38-30) tonight at the FTX Arena with tipoff at 8:00pm EST.

Jimmy Butler and Victor Oladipo will be resting on the second night of a back-to-back set. Caleb Martin (hyperextended knee) is also out, but the good news is that Markieff Morris is finally active and is ready to play after a four month-absence. Also good to go is PJ Tucker after previously being listed as questionable.



  • Jimmy Butler: out (toe/rest)
  • Caleb Martin: out (knee)
  • Victor Oladipo: out (rest)
  • Javonte Smart: out (two-way)
  • Kyle Guy: out (two-way)


  • Jordan McLaughlin: out (groin)
  • Patrick Beverley: out (ear)
  • Jarred Vanderbilt: out (left quad contusion)
  • McKinley Wright IV: out (two-way)

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
Derrick White SG Tyler Herro
Jaylen Brown SF Max Strus
Jayson Tatum PF Caleb Martin
Al Horford C Bam Adebayo