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Butler, Morris, Heat fined by NBA for actions in Hawks game

Apr. 28, 2022 17:55 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The NBA fined two Miami Heat players and the team itself a total of $55,000 on Thursday, over two incidents in the team's series-clinching win earlier this week against the Atlanta Hawks. Markieff Morris was fined $25,000 for interfering with live game play while on...

Heat hold off Hawks 97-94, reach Eastern semifinals

Apr. 26, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — If one play could tell the story of a five-game series, consider this one: Trae Young's final shot from the field was a corner 3-point try that he rushed because he knew a defender was coming his way. The shot bounced off the side of the backboard. Take...

Heat open their quest for a title Sunday, with Hawks in way

Apr. 16, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The 2021 NBA Finals had been over for approximately three minutes, and newly crowned champion P.J. Tucker was already overcome by one very distinct emotion. “I've got to feel this again," Tucker said. That's why he left Milwaukee for Miami last summer....

Knicks close on 38-13 run, stun reeling Heat 111-103

Mar. 25, 2022 23:16 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Just when it looked as if the Miami Heat were going to open a little bit of breathing room atop the Eastern Conference, the New York Knicks had other ideas. And a stunning rally might set the stage for some down-the-stretch chaos. Immanuel Quickley...

Herro has 26 points, East-leading Heat beat Thunder 120-108

Mar. 18, 2022 22:32 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro got through an ankle scare and scored 26 points, Duncan Robinson scored 19 points in 19 minutes and the Eastern Conference-leading Miami Heat topped the Oklahoma City Thunder 120-108 on Friday night. Bam Adebayo had 19 points on 8-for-10 shooting and Kyle...

Analysis: As teams get healthier, playoffs come into focus

Mar. 15, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

There are just under four weeks remaining in the NBA’s regular season, which means only one thing. The regular season is over. It’s a reality that might make those who fancy themselves as purists cringe, but it’s the truth. The point in the NBA calendar where...

Timberwolves beat Heat 113-104 for 7th win in 8 games

Mar. 12, 2022 23:34 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves refused to let one road loss become a streak. Jaylen Nowell scored 16 points, Karl-Anthony Towns and Anthony Edwards each added 15 and the Timberwolves beat the Miami Heat 113-104 on Saturday night. The Timberwolves rebounded...

Markieff Morris rejoins Heat for game against T-Wolves

Mar. 12, 2022 19:07 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Heat forward Markieff Morris was cleared to play Saturday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves following a four-month absence because of a whiplash injury. Morris was injured in a Nov. 8 scuffle with Denver’s Nikola Jokic. He missed 58 games. ...

AP source: Markieff Morris on verge of returning to Heat

Mar. 11, 2022 20:20 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Markieff Morris is finally on the cusp of returning to the Miami Heat. A person with knowledge of the situation says Morris has received clearance to play again, a move that comes more than four months after he was injured in a scuffle with Denver’s Nikola Jokic. The...

Heat preparing for Oladipo's long-awaited return to lineup

Mar. 06, 2022 17:04 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Victor Oladipo is questionable. After three years of dealing with rehab and challenges, that’s a breakthrough. The Miami Heat are listing Oladipo as questionable for their Monday night game against the Houston Rockets. Officially, that means there’s a 50-50 chance...