• Herro scores 26, Heat come from 16 down, top Pelicans 100-96

    4 days ago - By Bésame

    MIAMI - It was Kids Day in Miami, so it made sense that the youngest Heat starter would lead the way.
    And the oldest member of the Heat rotation came up big, too.
    Tyler Herro scored a game-high 26 points, Kyle Lowry had nine of his 17 in the final 3:03 - with the game on the line - and Miami rallied to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 100-96 on Sunday.
    “When we get stops and run in transition, we're a hard team to beat,” Heat center Bam Adebayo said.
    Adebayo and Jimmy Butler each scored 18 for Miami, which trailed by 16 in the first half.
    Trey Murphy III had 17 for New Orleans, which got 14...
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  • Sunday slop tasty enough for Heat in 100-96 victory over Pelicans

    4 days ago - By Bésame

    Sunday slop never tasted so good for the Miami Heat.
    On an afternoon when the turnovers were bountiful and the 3-pointers weren't, the Heat found a way Sunday to push past the New Orleans Pelicans 100-96 at Miami-Dade Arena.
    With offense again largely a struggle, the Heat nonetheless bounced back from Friday night's blowout road loss to the Dallas Mavericks for their second victory over the Pelicans in five days.
    Whether it should have been this difficult, considering New Orleans remains without Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram, is another story.
    But the story in this one was the Heat...
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