Dwyane Wade scored 15 of Miami’s final 17 points, finished with a season-high 27 and his jumper with 5.9 seconds remaining lifted the Heat to a much-needed 102-101 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night.
As a part of its massive NBA trade deadline fire sale, the Cleveland Cavaliers traded 14-year veteran and three-time NBA champion Dwyane Wade to the Miami Heat in exchange for a heavily-protected second round pick.
Goran Dragic, the Heat’s leader in points (17) and assists (4.8) per game, was named an injury replacement for Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love – who suffered a broken left hand.
The Heat continue to be one of the league’s hottest teams in recent weeks – as winners of seven of their last eight and sitting atop the Southeast Division. However, the team was dealt a huge injury blow this week that could end up having huge long-term ramifications.
Kelly Olynyk had game-highs in points and rebounds, which was easy to see in the box score. The play of the night wasn’t so obvious. Olynyk scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Goran Dragic added 24 points and 13 assists and the Miami Heat held off the Detroit Pistons 111-104 on Wednesday — moving three games over .500 for the first […]
Tyler Johnson and Goran Dragic took over in the second half Saturday night, leading the Miami Heat back from an 18-point deficit in a 117-111 victory over the Orlando Magic.