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GameThread: Miami Heat (12-7) @ Chicago Bulls (13-7)

Can the Heat turn it around and grab a road win against the rising Bulls?

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GAME PREVIEW: Heat take on Bulls in matchup of East rivals

Chicago and Miami are in second and third place respectively in the East standings.

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The Heat have had trouble closing games. It’s concerning, not alarming.

This trend has occurred in both wins and losses.

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GameThread: Miami Heat (12-6) @ Minnesota Timberwolves (8-9)

Miami is counting on their usual starting five on the second night of a back-to-back.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat continue road trip against Timberwolves

Miami looks to add to their win column tonight against Butler’s old team.

Caleb Martin is on a two-way contract. He’s become a roster staple.

Martin has made himself valuable at the top of Miami’s zone defense.

Does Tyler Herro have a chance to be an All-Star?

The third year guard is playing his best basketball of his career. Can he make the All-Star roster?

Heat storm back in fourth quarter to beat Pistons 100-92

Herro scored a season-high 31 points to lead the Heat to victory.

GameThread: Miami Heat (11-6) @ Detroit Pistons (4-12)

Miami’s usual starting five takes the court tonight.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat continue road trip, visit Pistons

The Miami Heat will look to get back on track when they face the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.

Wizards rally late, earn 103-100 victory over Heat

Jimmy Butler missed a 3 that would have tied it at regulation.

GameThread: Miami Heat (11-5) @ Washington Wizards (10-5)

Tyler Herro returns tonight as the Heat begin their road trip.

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GAME PREVIEW: Wizards get rematch with Heat in Washington

Miami will try to extend their winning streak and beat the Wizards for a second straight time.

Heat scorch Wizards, win 112-97

Despite a close first half, Miami was on fire in the second half running up the score on the Wizards to improve their record to 11-5

GameThread: Washington Wizards (10-4) @ Miami Heat (10-5)

Bam Adebayo and Kyle Lowry return to the starting lineup tonight, but Tyler Herro sits.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat host Beal and the Wizards

The Miami Heat will host the Washington Wizards, who have the best record in the Eastern Conference.

Butler’s triple-double powers Heat past Pelicans, 113-98

Miami dominated the third quarter, 34-18.

GameThread: New Orleans Pelicans (2-13) @ Miami Heat (9-5)

Jimmy Butler returns, but Bam Adebayo and Kyle Lowry will sit out tonight.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat return home to face Pelicans

The Miami Heat will host the New Orleans Pelicans in the first set of a back-to-back

Heat dominate second half, end road trip with 103-90 win over OKC

Tyler Herro and Duncan Robinson each made five 3-pointers.

GameThread: Miami Heat (8-5) @ OKC Thunder (5-7)

Both Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo are out tonight.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat end road trip against Thunder

Butler’s status is still up in the air as the Heat seek another win before heading home.

Heat snap losing streak, escape with 111-105 win versus Jazz

Miami was outscored 36-16 in final quarter but still walked away with the win.

GameThread: Miami Heat (7-5) @ Utah Jazz (8-4)

GAME PREVIEW: Struggling Heat take on Jazz in rematch

Miami must find a way to turn things around in a so-far disappointing road trip.

The Heat have lost four of their last five games. Don’t panic.

Despite the worrying trend of closing games badly, it’s still early.

Heat comeback falls short, Clippers earn 112-109 victory

Miami has now lost three in a row.

GameThread: Miami Heat (7-4) @ Los Angeles Clippers (6-4)

Strus, Herro and Adebayo are all available tonight after being listed on the injury report.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat look to bounce back in LA against Clippers

The Miami Heat will play the LA Clippers on the second night of a back-to-back.

Lakers outlast Heat to win in overtime, 120-117

Despite Miami controlling for long stretches, and having many opportunities to win in OT the Lakers and their reserves stepped up to outlast the Heat and win in overtime

GameThread: Miami Heat (7-3) @ Los Angeles Lakers (6-5)

Heat look to move on from an ugly night in Denver as they continue their road trip in L.A.

GAME PREVIEW: Heat visit Lakers

The Miami Heat will play the LA Lakers who will be without LeBron James.

Nikola Jokić suspended, Markieff Morris and Jimmy Butler fined by NBA

The NBA announced sanctions against the players after the incident.

People are calling Jimmy Butler a fake tough guy. They’re foolish.

Butler had his back turned when Jokic fouled Morris and didn’t know what happened right away.

GAME RECAP: Jokic dissects Heat as Nuggets win big over Miami

The Heat just didn’t have enough to stop MVP Nikola Jokic as the Heat lost to the Nuggets.