Andrei Kirilenko

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Heat Bracing For Toughest Test Yet–Game 5

The Miami Heat are a game away from a fourth straight trip to the Eastern Conference finals.


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Williams Scores 11, Nets Top Heat 108-87

Deron Williams got his first preseason action. LeBron James and Chris Bosh didn’t need any more.


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Heat Topple Timberwolves, 103-92

Dwyane Wade scored 24 points, LeBron James added 22 points and 11 assists and the Miami Heat survived a huge rebounding differential to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 103-92 on Tuesday night.