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Jokic gets 24, Nuggets top Heat 120-111 to snap 6-game slide

Nov. 29, 2021 22:53 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat said 19,600 fans attended their home game Monday night. At least two of them left happy. Nikola Jokic — with his two brothers behind the Denver bench — returned and scored 24 points, Aaron Gordon added 20 and the...

Kyle Lowry scores 19 points, Heat beat Bulls 107-104

Nov. 27, 2021 23:55 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 19 points, Jimmy Butler added 18 and the Miami Heat beat the Chicago Bulls 107-104 on Saturday night. Gabe Vincent made four three-pointers and had 20 off the bench, 16 in the fourth quarter, and Bam Adebayo added nine points, six...

Herro leads Heat past Pistons 100-92 with 4th-quarter rally

Nov. 23, 2021 22:38 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Tyler Herro had 31 points and eight rebounds as the Miami Heat rallied to beat the Detroit Pistons 100-92 on Tuesday night. Miami (12-6) outscored the Pistons 27-6 in the first 8:17 of the fourth quarter to turn a nine-point deficit into a 12-point lead....

Butler has 32 points, Heat beat Wizards to open 2-game set

Nov. 18, 2021 22:53 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 32 points and the Miami Heat beat the Washington Wizards 112-97 on Thursday night for their fourth straight victory. The teams will meet again Saturday night in Washington. Butler shot 11 of 19...

Haslem joins small club, gives Heat spark off bench

Nov. 18, 2021 02:26 AM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Udonis Haslem has been telling anyone who will listen the same thing for years, that if given a chance he can still impact winning. The Miami Heat won’t disagree. In a 90-second span Wednesday night, Haslem committed a foul, got a...

Butler has triple-double in return, Heat top Pelicans 113-98

Nov. 17, 2021 23:12 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler had a triple-double in his return from a sprained right ankle, finishing with 31 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in the Miami Heat’s 113-98 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night. With Miami without starters Bam Adebayo...

Herro scores 26, short-handed Heat top Thunder 103-90

Nov. 16, 2021 00:02 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Tyler Herro scored 26 points and the short-handed Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-90 on Monday night. Miami played without Jimmy Butler (sprained right ankle) and Bam Adebayo (bruised left knee). Butler, who averages 23.6 points per...

Tyler Herro scores 27 points, Heat hold off Jazz 111-105

Nov. 13, 2021 21:22 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Tyler Herro had 27 points and eight rebounds to help the Miami Heat beat the Utah Jazz 111-105 on Saturday. Duncan Robinson made six 3-pointers and added a season-high 22 points. Kyle Lowry had 21. Miami swept the season series with the Jazz and...

Lakers rally late in regulation, hold off Heat 120-117 in OT

Nov. 11, 2021 02:14 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the most important player on both of these super-teams out of action, the Heat's visit to the Lakers had to be decided by which supporting cast came through down the stretch. Miami surged ahead in the fourth quarter, and the Lakers answered....

Jokic suspended 1 game by NBA, Morris and Butler fined

Nov. 10, 2021 00:57 AM EST

MIAMI (AP) — After Denver's Nikola Jokic and Miami's Markieff Morris hit one another, the NBA hit back. And the reigning MVP took the worst of that. Jokic has been suspended one game for shoving Morris in the back, the league announced Tuesday...