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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...

Wizards beat Heat 103-100 to split home-and-home series

Nov. 20, 2021 23:34 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Spencer Dinwiddie each scored 16 points and hit two 3-pointers during a crucial late stretch and the Wizards rallied for a 103-100 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night. Bradley Beal had 21 points to help Washington...

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...

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...

Clippers rally to beat Heat 112-109, win 6th in a row

Nov. 12, 2021 02:01 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After losing four of their first five games, the Los Angeles Clippers are rolling. And they're showing they can play with the lead when Paul George needs a breather. George scored 27 points, Reggie Jackson added all of his 22 in the second half 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....

Butler out for Heat after spraining right ankle vs Lakers

Nov. 10, 2021 23:48 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Butler will miss the final three quarters of the Miami Heat's game against the Los Angeles Lakers with a sprained right ankle. Butler scored seven points while playing the entire first quarter Wednesday night, but the Heat ruled him out for the...

Adebayo has 24, Heat pull away to beat Nets 106-93

Oct. 28, 2021 11:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bam Adebayo had 24 points and nine rebounds to lead the Miami Heat to a 106-93 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night. Jimmy Butler added 17 points for Miami (3-1). P.J. Tucker finished with 15, and Tyler Herro and Dewayne Dedmon each...

Herro scores 27 points, Heat rout Bucks 137-95 in opener

Oct. 21, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Only one thing went wrong for the Miami Heat on Thursday night. Udonis Haslem voted no. The rest went as well as anyone could have expected. Tyler Herro scored 27 points in 24 minutes off the bench, Jimmy Butler added 21 and the Miami...