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Atlanta and Miami meet in Southeast Division matchup

October 31, 2019

Miami Heat (3-1, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. Atlanta Hawks (2-2, sixth in the Eastern Conference)

Atlanta; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT

Miami travels to Atlanta for a Southeast Division matchup.

Atlanta finished 29-53 overall and 16-36 in Eastern Conference games in the 2018-19 season. The Hawks averaged 25.8 assists per game on 41.4 made field goals last season.

Miami went 39-43 overall and 7-9 in Southeast Division action in the 2018-19 season. The Heat shot 45% from the field and 34.9% from 3-point range last season.

Atlanta and Miami square off for the second time this season. The Heat won the last meeting 112-97 on Oct. 29. Tyler Herro led the way with 29 points.

Hawks Injuries: Allen Crabbe III: out (knee), Trae Young: out (ankle), Evan Turner: day to day (achilles), Chandler Parsons: out (knee).

Heat Injuries: Derrick Jones Jr.: out (groin), KZ Okpala: out (left achilles strain).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.