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Dwyane Wade, out tonight against Pistons, is receiving electric-stimulation therapy on his right knee during pregame.
Joe Goodman and I just got to arena in Detroit after our day of planes, trains & automobiles. Beasley & Wade out. But u probably knew that.
Heat again to start Ray Allen in place of Wade.
Wade and Oden inactive, although Beasley also will not play.
Wade also out
Michael Beasley again out for Heat. No decision yet on Wade.
Stuckey out for Pistons due to knee.
IND-OKC and TOR-LAL in NBA. CAR-NO in NFL. And Homeland on HBO. All must-watch TV tonight. Better rest up now.
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Carmelo Anthony was -40 today vs. BOS. That's his worst plus-minus of his entire career. (previous low was -38 in DEN)
Wait. Is that NYK-BOS score real?
MIA/DET 2nite. From SportVU data: Andre Drummond ranks 1st in NBA in contested rebounds (5.7). Chris Bosh leads Heat, tied for 84th (1.9).
Man the weather at this Det vs Phi game is crazy! Can't even see the players.
Lovely day in Pittsburgh
So does league now fine Cavs in the six figures or order a moat or electrified fence around the court?
Bill Spooner, Scott Twardoski, Gary Zielinski your referees for tonight's Heat-Pistons, 6 p.m,, Palace of Auburn Hills (Sun Sports)
Dangit! I turned off the TV last night after Mo Williams missed that three with a little time left. Missed that crazy Monta game winner.
So, I guess the Blazers game was great again tonight. Wondering if I can be transferred to cover West playoffs until the East Finals.
Cheer up, Ohio. Urban is taking his talents to South Beach … unless he quits.
Gus Johnson says Florida St. and Auburn to play "for all the money!" At last, truth in big-time college sports.
Guess LeBron will be rooting for FSU in the BCS title game.
When does a Cleveland fan run on the court with a sign that says, "Go Anthony Bennett"?
Chris Andersen told me tonight that he wants to play three or four years. Legs feel good. Even mentioned how 2-year suspension helped that.
Shane Battier just compared Pekovic to Zod. C
Will Wade sit tomorrow? "I don't know. We'll see... I want to play. Sometimes you've got to take it out of the player's hands."
Wade wanted to play extra minutes afterward to get in rhythm.
Wade says pain was intense was first, "but It faded away." He's knocking on wood that it won't linger.
LeBron on rebounding: "For me, it was just a conscious effort. Don't talk about it, go do it."
Spoelstra said Bosh, who was hit in the back of the head, passed tests before coming back in the game.
Spoelstra on Wade: "When he went down knee to knee, we were all holding our breath."
Spoelstra on LeBron: "He was over the top with his athleticism."
Miami wins 103-82, as Wolves shot 29.3 percent from field. LeBron 21/14/8. Wade 19/5/5. Good work by bench too. Detroit tomorrow at 6 p.m.
Mason with 7 points in four minutes. May get another chance in rotation tomorrow with Wade likely out.
Can't fathom Wade playing Sunday after going 31 miutes tonight.
Best moment of the year. Ronny Turiaf, inactive tonight for Wolves, is throwing out T-shirts to the crowd during a timeout.
Wade leaves with 19/5/4. Should get two days to rest for Indiana.
Mason and Haslem in. And yet, Wade's still in.
Chris Andersen, looting in a riot, as they say. He's got a quick 9.
Not really sure why Wade is still in this game.
Looks like LeBron will come up two assists shy of the triple-double, with the Heat up 22 with 8:33 left.
Minnesota is shooting 29 percent from the floor. Miami's up 86-64.
Question now is whether LeBron returns, with game in Detroit in 20 hours.
LeBron knows he needs two assists. Watch him start whipping passes around.
LeBron's 14 rebounds his Heat high. 19 are his career high.
Corey Brewer finishes third quarter with a 3, but Miami pushed lead up to a more comfortable, 76-60. LeBron is 2 assists from triple double.
Heat survive Wolves rally, ride LeBron's rebounding to 76-60 lead going into fourth.
LeBron's 13th rebound ties his high as a member of the Heat. done 10 times.
Turnovers aside -- and there have been plenty -- LeBron's all-court game has been as good as it gets.
Miami now with 18 fast break points, and 42 points in the paint. LeBron w/ 21/12/6.
Wade off glass to LeBron. And you're watching football?
You knew that was coming.
Joel Anthony on Pekovic for 5 minutes. What could it hurt?
Degree of difficulty on that Wade/LeBron connection -- Pass, catch, body adjustment, finish -- rather high.
LeBron working on rare quadruple-double: 15 pts, 12 rbs, 6 asts, 7 TOs
Pekovic is 6-of-16, but it's not because Miami's doing anything to keep him from post position.
Wade looking winded.
Miami has the same number of turnovers (19) as missing shots.
And now Wade with the technical.
Should have been a travel on Wade, not an offensive foul. Either way, this game's getting tight.
Wolves start second half on a 12-2 run.
Miami leads 55-42 at the half. LeBron w/ 13/10/6. Wade with 11. Bosh with 6 & 7. Martin w/ 17 for Minnesota.
Heat were up 17 in second period, take 55-42 lead into half. LeBron with 13 points, 10 rebounds, six assists at intermission.
LeBron now with 10 rebounds in the first half.
LeBron now with first double-digit rebounding game of the season, still in first half.
Rob from Heat PR just reminded me that nine rebounds for LeBron in the first half ties his high for the season. Thanks, Rob.
LeBron's nine rebounds match his high for a game this season.
LeBron's nine rebounds are a high by a Heat player in a half this season. Previous high was seven by Birdman in opener in first half.
LeBron with 12, 8, 6. Could have triple double before end of third period.
Heat have entered the toying-with-them stage.