Luol Deng made 11 of 14 shots and scored 29 points, Goran Dragic added 23 points and 10 assists, and the Miami Heat set a season high for scoring in a 119-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Chris Bosh is expected to leave a South Florida hospital in the coming days, another positive development as he continues to recover from blood clots making their way to one of his lungs.
At a time when parody in the NBA is much more rare than it once was, the current playoff format is being viewed by some as flawed.
The new-look Miami Heat are expected to look much better on Monday night than they did against New Orleans on Saturday.
Even though the New Orleans Pelicans lost Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson to injuries, they still steamrolled the Miami Heat 105-91 on Saturday night.
Goran and Zoran Dragic were formally introduced on Saturday afternoon just a few hours before the Heat announced they lost Chris Bosh for the remainder of the 2014-15 season.
Miami Heat Star Chris Bosh remains in a South Florida hospital after undergoing more tests on Friday amid health concerns that may be season-ending or worse.
Dwyane Wade and Anthony Davis may have been rusty for their respective teams after returning from injuries.
Even though Chris Bosh was in the hospital and Goran Dragic was unavailable following the trade, the Miami Heat still shellacked the New York Knicks 111-87 on Friday night
Sitting in eighth place in the Eastern Conference, the banged-up Miami Heat are hoping to make a push after winning the Goran Dragic sweepstakes.