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Gameday Rundown: First Matchup With Atlanta

Miami HEAT vs. Atlanta Hawks

State Farm Arena - Atlanta, GA
Sunday, November 27 @ 5:00 PM
TV: Bally Sports Sun
Radio: POWER 96 (WPOW 96.5) - WAQI 710
Stream On: NBA LEAGUE PASS

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Series Notes:

  • The HEAT and Hawks meet for the first of four matchups this regular season.
  • Last season, Miami won the series, 3-1.
  • The HEAT are 73-57 all-time versus Atlanta during the regular season, including 47-19 in home games and 26-38 in road games.

What to watch for:

  • Bam Adebayo has recorded 127 career double-doubles, passing Dwyane Wade for the fifth-most in franchise history.
  • The HEAT have started eight different lineups in their 20 games so far this season.
  • Caleb Martin has scored at least 20 points in his last two games, the first 20+ point consecutive games of his career.

Injuries:

  • Miami: Jimmy Butler, Out, Injury/Illness (Right Knee; Soreness) - Jamal Cain, Probable, Injury/Illness (Head; Non-covid Illness) - Dewayne Dedmon, Questionable, Injury/Illness (Left Foot; Plantar Fasciitis) - Tyler Herro, Probable, Injury/Illness (Left Ankle; Sprain) - Caleb Martin, Probable, Injury/Illness (Head; Non-covid Illness) - Victor Oladipo, Out, Injury/Illness (Left Knee; Tendinosis) - Duncan Robinson, Questionable, Injury/Illness (Left Ankle; Sprain) - Max Strus, Probable, Injury/Illness (Right Shoulder; Impingement) - Gabe Vincent, Questionable, Injury/Illness (Left Knee; Effusion) - Omer Yurtseven, Out, Injury/Illness (Left Ankle; Surgery) - Nikola Jovic, Questionable, Injury/Illness (Right Foot; Plantar fasciitis)
  • Atlanta: Bogdan Bogdanovic, Out, Injury/Illness (Right Knee; Injury Recovery) - Clint Capela, Questionable, Injury/Illness (Dental; Pain) - Tyrese Martin, Out, G League (On Assignment)
Miami HEATCATEGORYOPPONENT
108.6Points Per Game114.8
109.5OPPONENT POINTS PER GAME114.7
.446FG PCT..463
.473OPPONENT FG PCT..464
.3353-PT FG PCT..327
.847FT PCT..831
41.0REBOUNDS PER GAME44.7
43.7OPPONENT REBOUNDS PER GAME46.8
23.9ASSISTS PER GAME23.6
7.50STEALS PER GAME7.42
14.1TURNOVERS PER GAME13.0
16.3OPPONENT TURNOVERS PER GAME15.5
3.40BLOCKS PER GAME5.00