76ers vs. Heat NBA Preview (4/4/24): Odds, Lineups & Injuries

Written By Editorial Team on April 4, 2024 - Last Updated on April 10, 2024
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Miami Heat vs. Philadelphia 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers are scheduled to play against the Miami Heat on Thursday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. The game will take place at the Kaseya Center in Miami, FL, and will be broadcast on NBCS. NBA betting odds have the heat as small favorites of -3.5 on most sportsbooks ahead of the game.

76ers vs. Heat pregame odds for Thursday

The pregame odds for the NBA game between the Heat and the 76ers are available from various Massachusetts sportsbooks. DraftKings lists the Heat at -142 and the 76ers at +120, with a point spread of -3.0/+3.0 and an over/under of 210.0. These NBA betting odds are crucial for bettors looking to place wagers on this upcoming game.

Odds are subject to change and vary between sportsbooks for the 76ers vs Heat.

76ers vs. Heat projected starting lineups (4/4/24)

76ers starting lineup tonight

PG: Tyrese Maxey
SG: Buddy Hield
SF: Kelly Oubre Jr.
PF: Tobias Harris
C: Joel Embiid

Heat starting lineup tonight

PG: Terry Rozier
SG: Jimmy Butler
SF: Jaime Jaquez Jr.
PF: Caleb Martin
C: Bam Adebayo

Projected starting lineups & injuries for each team are provided by Sportsdata.

76ers vs. Heat injuries for tonight

  • Heat’s Josh Richardson (shoulder) and Tyler Herro (foot) are out.
  • 76ers’ De’Anthony Melton (back) remains sidelined. Joel Embiid (knee) and Mo Bamba (illness) are questionable. Robert Covington (knee) is out.

Team standings and stats for today’s game

Philadelphia 76ers team stats ahead of tonight’s game

The Philadelphia 76ers hold a record of 41-35, ranking them eighth in the Eastern Conference and third in the Atlantic Division. Their latest game against the Oklahoma City Thunder ended in a 109-105 victory. Season stats for the 76ers are as follows:

  • Points per game: 114.3
  • Points allowed per game: 112.1
  • Rebounds per game: 42.7
  • Assists per game: 24.7
  • FG%: 46.4
  • 3PT%: 36.2

Miami Heat team stats ahead of tonight’s game

The Miami Heat, with a record of 42-33, are currently positioned sixth in the Eastern Conference and second in the Southeast Division. Their recent victory against the New York Knicks by a score of 109-99. Here are the season stats for the Heat:

  • Points per game: 109.9
  • Points allowed per game: 108.4
  • Rebounds per game: 42.1
  • Assists per game: 25.7
  • FG%: 46.4
  • 3PT%: 37.1

Player Stats for 76ers vs. Heat on April 4

We saw the return of Joel Embiid in the last game for Philadelphia, but he is questionable for tonight. He is the leader for Philly on both sides of the ball.

76ers leaders ahead of tonight’s game

On the 76ers’ side, their recent game showcased these top performers against the Thunder:

  • Kelly Oubre Jr. (SF): 25 PTS, 6 RBS, 2 ASTS
  • Joel Embiid (C): 24 PTS, 6 RBS, 7 ASTS
  • Tobias Harris (SF): 18 PTS, 6 RBS, 4 ASTS
  • Cameron Payne (PG): 10 PTS, 10 RBS, 5 ASTS
  • Paul Reed (PF): 12 PTS, 9 RBS, 1 AST

Throughout the season, the 76ers have been led by:

  • Tyrese Maxey: 25.6 PPG, 3.7 RPG, 6.2 APG
  • Tobias Harris: 17.2 PPG, 6.4 RPG, 3.1 APG
  • Joel Embiid: 35.0 PPG, 11.1 RPG, 5.7 APG
  • Buddy Hield: 12.2 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 2.9 APG
  • Kelly Oubre Jr.: 15.2 PPG, 4.9 RPG, 1.4 APG

Heat leaders ahead of tonight’s game

It was a big game for Terry Rozier against the Knicks, scoring 34 points. Jimmy Butler also chipped in with 17 points and six assists.

  • Terry Rozier (PG): 34 PTS, 5 RBS, 3 ASTS
  • Jimmy Butler (SF): 17 PTS, 5 RBS, 6 ASTS
  • Bam Adebayo (C): 15 PTS, 9 RBS, 1 AST
  • Haywood Highsmith (SF): 14 PTS, 8 RBS, 1 AST
  • Kevin Love (PF): 8 PTS, 3 RBS, 3 ASTS

Miami lost to Philly, so the Heat next play the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday, April 10. For the season, the Heat’s performance has been led by:

  • Bam Adebayo: 19.7 PPG, 10.6 RPG, 4.0 APG
  • Terry Rozier: 20.1 PPG, 4.2 RPG, 5.7 APG
  • Jimmy Butler: 21.0 PPG, 5.4 RPG, 4.9 APG
  • Duncan Robinson: 13.3 PPG, 2.6 RPG, 2.9 APG
  • Tyler Herro: 20.8 PPG, 5.3 RPG, 4.4 APG
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