Kyle Lowry has been cleared for Tuesday’s game.
Tuesday night, the Miami HeatThey are preparing the Atlanta Hawks for the playoffs.
With Kyle Lowry getting better for the game, they put their starting point on the move.
Underdog NBA: “Kyle Lowry (knee) available to play Tuesday.”
The NBA champion point guard finished the regular season averaging 11.2 points, 4.1 rebounds, 5.1 assists and 1.0 steals per contest.
He shot 40.4% from the field and 34.5% from three-point range.
The Heat finished the year as the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference and had a 44-38 record.
They have gone 6-4 in their last ten games and have been good on their home floor, going 27-14 in 41 games played in Miami, Florida.
Last year they made the Eastern Conference Finals for the second time in three seasons (losing in Game 7 to the Boston Celtics).
Lowry is in his second season playing for the Heat, and as the season progresses, he will still be a vital part of their team heading into the postseason.
As for the Falcons, they are the eighth seed and went 41-41.
They are 5-5 in their last ten games and are on a two-game losing streak.
On the road, the Hawks went 17-24 in 41 games played away from State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.
They’ve made the playoffs in each of the last two seasons and lost to the Heat in the first round (last year).