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2017 Schedule
48-34, 1st in Southeast
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Could be sharp dropoff for Heat

The Big Three is now One, if that. Kevin Pelton writes that ESPN's real plus-minus shows Miami falling off by 10 regular-season wins next season. That would mean a second lottery finish in three seasons. Projected W-L records for 2016-17 (Insider)

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With 9th pick in 2017 draft, Heat would ...

Chad Ford sees many areas of sudden need in Miami, including power forward given Chris Bosh's situation. That could be resolved with Cal's Ivan Rabb, the first sophomore taken in this mock iteration. Mock Draft 1.0 (Insider)

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What will Heat newbies do for an encore?

Justise Winslow finished among the top vote-getters for rookie of the year last season while Josh Richardson didn't. Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton expect big things from both as second-year NBA players. Top sophs for 2016-17 (Insider)

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When 'the King' ruled U.S. sports

In honor of Americans who have dominated in Rio, Bill Barnwell doled out a figurative "championship belt" to the top U.S. athlete for every year since 1912. LeBron James claimed the prize four times, including two years during which James and the Heat won NBA titles. U.S. championship belt

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Dorell Wright rises up on JaVale McGee (0:18)
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Brian Grant shares his battle with Parkinson's

Retired forward Brian Grant contributed a piece to The Players' Tribune, titled 'Joining the Fight,' detailing his struggles with Young Onset Parkinson's Disease. After retiring from the NBA in 2006, Grant started the Brian Grant Foundation to encourage, educate and support those with the disease. The Players' Tribune

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Heat face an uphill battle

Miami and Dwyane Wade parted ways this offseason after 13 seasons and three NBA championships. Also, Chris Bosh's health will still be a concern for the Heat entering the 2016-17 season. Kevin Pelton believes the Heat may struggle to reach the postseason. Biggest NBA offseason losers (Insider)

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Allen talks NBA comeback with Celtics, Bucks

Ray Allen has spoken recently to the Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks as he weighs a return to the NBA this season, the 18-year veteran told the Hartford Courant.

Team Stats

Points Per Game100.023rd
Rebounds Per Game44.113th
Assists Per Game20.823rd
Points Allowed98.45th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-164834.585
2014-153745.451
2013-145428.659
2012-136616.805
2011-124620.697

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