Horse Racing

ASK IRA: Have playoffs effectively already started for Heat?

ASK IRA: Have playoffs effectively already started for Heat?

 


March 30, 2017

Q: We're going to be .500 come Friday night. -- Brad.

A: Not, going to be -- have to be. And, to be candid, to have a definitive playoff shot they also will need to beat the visiting Nuggets on Sunday night and then win Wednesday night in Charlotte. Because what follows will be as challenging a closing schedule as anyone in the race for one of the final Eastern Conference playoff spots: At Toronto; then at Washington on the second night of a back-to-back, in arguably their toughest remaining circumstance; then Cleveland at AmericanAirlines Arena in a game the Cavaliers might still need for playoff seeding;...

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