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MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat expect to be without injured point guard Goran Dragic for Saturday’s game against the Utah Jazz.

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Dragic sprained his left ankle in the third quarter of Thursday’s loss to Dwyane Wade and the Chicago Bulls. X-rays were negative, but Dragic remains in a walking boot and dealing with some swelling.

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says Dragic is listed as day-to-day.

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Dragic is averaging 16.3 points and 5.9 assists in the season’s first seven games for Miami, which has dropped three straight and is off to a 2-5 start.

His absence Saturday means the Heat will have to change their starting lineup for the first time this season, with Tyler Johnson now a candidate to replace Dragic at point guard to open the game.

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