- Nets forward Andrei Kirelenko (ankle) is a game-time decision, according to coach Jason Kidd.
- Brooklyn forward Kevin Garnett did not travel with the team to Miami. He will miss his seventh straight game due to back spasms. Kidd said he didn’t have a setback.
- Heat guard Dwyane Wade will play despite being in a late-season maintenance plan.
- Miami center Greg Oden is active after missing last game for “rest” purposes.
- The inactives for the Heat are James Jones and DeAndre Liggins. Garnett and Brook Lopez are inactive for the Nets.
– Zachary Paul