C.J. McCollum

ASK IRA: Can upcoming schedule unlock meaning to Heat season?

ASK IRA: Can upcoming schedule unlock meaning to Heat season?

 


January 24, 2017

Q: The schedule only gets easier from here. The Heat are about to take a chance missing out on a potential future franchise player -- Y.S.B.

A: It's amusing, first of all, how some are now looking at it that way, with overwhelming underdog status, which was overcome Monday against the Warriors, now essentially put on hold until Feb. 15 in Houston. Until then, the schedule reads: at Nets, at Bulls, vs. Pistons, vs. Nets, vs. Hawks, vs. 76ers, at Timberwolves, at Bucks, at Nets at 76ers, vs. Magic. Of course, every one of those teams also is likely looking at the Heat through a similar lens. But let's not...

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