Gameday Rundown: HEAT Battle Pistons On MLK Day
Game starts at 8pm on FOX Sports Sun
Detroit Pistons (3-9) vs Miami HEAT (4-7)
Monday, January 18th @ 8:00PM
Location: AmericanAirlines Arena - Miami, FL
TV: FOX Sports Sun
HEAT Live Pre-Game Show: 7:30PM
Radio: 790AM, WAQI 710AM (Espanol)
Uniform: Icon - Black
- The HEAT and Pistons meet for the second of two matchups in the first half of the regular season after having just faced each other on Saturday.
- Last season, Miami won their only matchup against the Pistons, 117-108, on 11/12/19.
- The HEAT is 60-55 all-time versus the Pistons during the regular season, including 34-23 in home games and 26-32 in road games.
What to watch for:
- Avery Bradley (Health and Safety Protocols), Jimmy Butler (Health and Safety Protocols) and Meyers Leonard (Left Shoulder; Strain) are out.
- Tyler Herro (Neck; Spasms) is questionable, Gabe Vincent (Right Knee; Soreness) is probable.
- Today marks the 15th time Miami will play on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, including the fourth consecutive season. Last season, the HEAT recorded a, 118-113, overtime victory vs. SAC on the holiday. Miami is 2-2 all-time at home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
- Goran Dragić is just one assist short from his 4,000th career assist.
- Miami is a perfect 3-0 this season when holding opponents to under 40 percent from the field.
|110.0||POINTS PER GAME||109.1|
|114.5||OPPONENT POINTS PER GAME||113.7|
|.456||OPPONENT FG PCT.||.492|
|.362||3-PT FG PCT.||.345|
|42.6||REBOUNDS PER GAME.||43.6|
|43.5||OPPONENT REBOUNDS PER GAME||46.4|
|26.7||ASSISTS PER GAME||24.6|
|6.27||STEALS PER GAME||8.42|
|18.3||TURNOVERS PER GAME||13.6|
|15.0||OPPONENT TURNOVERS PER GAME||17.4|
|3.55||BLOCKS PER GAME||4.67|