Gameday Rundown: HEAT Face Pelicans In New Orleans
Game starts at 8:30PM on TNT
Miami HEAT at New Orleans Pelicans
Thursday, March 4th @ 8:30PM
Location: Smoothie King Center - New Orleans, LA
Radio: 790AM, WAQI 710AM (Espanol)
Uniform: Icon - Black
- The HEAT and Pelicans meet for the second and final time this regular season.
- Earlier this season, Miami recorded a, 111-98, win on Christmas Day as the HEAT has currently won four of the last five against New Orleans.
- The HEAT are 20-20 all-time versus New Orleans during the regular season, including 15-6 in home games and 5-14 in road games.
What to watch for:
- Avery Bradley (Right Calf; Strain) and Meyers Leonard (Left Shoulder; Surgery) are out. Jimmy Butler (Right Knee; Inflammation) and Bam Adebayo (Left Knee; Tendinitis) are questionable. Gabe Vincent (Right Knee; Soreness) is probable.
- Miami enters tonight’s game with an all-time 20-20 (.500) record against the New Orleans Pelicans. With a win tonight, the HEAT will hold a winning record against 18 NBA franchises.
- Tyler Herro has currently hit a three-point field goal in a career-long 32-straight games, tying the fifth-longest streak in franchise history.
- Miami is a perfect 7-0 this season when holding opponents to under 40 percent from the field.
- Adebayo is just 14 points short from his 3,000th career point.
|106.9||POINTS PER GAME||115.9|
|108.8||OPPONENT POINTS PER GAME||115.9|
|.448||OPPONENT FG PCT.||.475|
|.353||3-PT FG PCT.||.365|
|42.4||REBOUNDS PER GAME.||46.5|
|43.6||OPPONENT REBOUNDS PER GAME||40.6|
|25.8||ASSISTS PER GAME||25.4|
|7.11||STEALS PER GAME||7.29|
|15.8||TURNOVERS PER GAME||14.0|
|15.3||OPPONENT TURNOVERS PER GAME||13.1|
|3.89||BLOCKS PER GAME||3.97|