“The coaching staff have determined that he will not be able to play tonight,” Head coach Erik Spoelstra speak, as relayed by Winderman. Lowry is receiving round-the-clock treatment and is hoping to be able to play. His status for Game 5 on Tuesday remains unclear.
Without Lowry, the Heat lost the fourth quarter 34-25 in Game 3. His defense and passing were vital to the team, although his scoring rate was very low in three games. fight. He averaged 8.3 points in 29.7 minutes, scoring 35% overall.
Miami shallow at the point of protection, which means Tyler Herro, Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo more likely to have the ball. The group also has backup point protection Gabe Vincent available and transferable Victor Oladipowho appeared in only eight games.