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2015-16 Schedule
9-5, 1st in Southeast

Halftime: Pistons 60, Heat 43

The Heat trail the Pistons by 17 at the half, but that's not necessarily bad news for Miami. When facing a deficit of at least 17 points at the half this season, the Heat are 1-0 entering today. The rest of the NBA is 0-21. Detroit's Andre Drummond and Reggie Jackson have 12 points apiece at the break. Follow live

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Chris Bosh among top DFS plays

Joe Kaiser really likes the Heat power forward against the Detroit Pistons since teammate Luol Deng will be sidelined with an injured hamstring. It's one of Kaiser's top recommendations for Wednesday night. Best buys (Insider)

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Heat Daily Links: Wednesday

Top Headline: Rookie Justise Winslow plays a lot due to his top defense

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Heat Daily Links: Tuesday

Top Headline: Hamstring hindering Deng, may need to sit out a few games

Wade, Heat shut down Knicks (0:40)

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Heat hold Knicks to 78 points, probably moving them into the No. 1 spot in defensive efficiency after tonight. Hassan Whiteside with 5 blocks, giving him NBA-best 4.8 per game this season, with last swat coming against Kristaps Porzingis on a drive.

Winslow volleyball spikes Afflalo's layup attempt (0:11)
Green soars high for fancy layup (0:09)
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Knicks (8-6) at Heat (8-4)

New York rookie Kristaps Porzingis was thought to be a project when drafted No. 4 overall. So far this season, the Latvian big man leads all rookies in points (29), rebounds (15, tied with Jahlil Okafor) and blocks (7) in a game. Follow live

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Whiteside should be in your lineup

Miamis Hassan Whiteside could be a risky play because he doesn't always play up to his price in daily leagues. But our experts like his matchup against the Knicks on Monday. DFS best buys (Insider)

Steph Curry Paint By Numbers (0:49)
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Heat sixth in power rankings

When does a five-point win help a team drop two spots in Marc Stein's weekly assessment? When it was Miami needing to finish fast at home against winless Philadelphia after trailing by 17. Week 4 Power Rankings


76ers come up short in bid for first win

Despite having the lead late into the fourth quarter, the 76ers fall to 0-14 on the season after losing to the Heat 96-91.

76ers come up short in bid for first win (1:57)
Whiteside rejects Okafor, rewards himself with dunk (0:10)

Final: Heat 96, Sixers 91

The Sixers led the Heat late in the fourth quarter on their way to the first win of the season, but Miami rallied to a 5-point win, sending Philly to 0-14 on the season. Dwyane Wade scored a season-high 27 points, while Isaiah Canaan scored 22. Box score

Whiteside denies Noel's throwdown attempt (0:13)
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Wade moves into NBA's top 50 career scorers

Dwyane Wade passed Dale Ellis for 50th on the league's all-time scoring list with his free throw with 3:10 left in the second quarter of Miami's win over Philadelphia on Saturday night.

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19,000 points for Dwyane Wade

The Heat star dropped in a nifty layup on a quick spin move to hit the milestone. Wade is the 51st player in NBA history to score 19K points.

Noel's behind-the-back flush (0:10)
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76ers (0-13) at Heat (7-4)

Philadelphia has lost 23 straight, including 11 consecutive road games. The 76ers are 2-32 in their last 34 away from home and are closing in on their franchise-worst 0-17 start from a year ago. Follow live

Team Stats

Points Per Game97.523rd
Rebounds Per Game45.68th
Assists Per Game19.225th
Points Allowed91.82nd

Team History


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