One small detail in the 2017-18 schedule should help the Miami Heat. Here’s what it is …

MIAMI — The NBA schedule makers were kind to the Heat.

It could be hard to spot the favorable parts of an 82-game schedule. But look hard enough at Miami’s list of regular-season games and you’ll find one. Continue reading “One small detail in the 2017-18 schedule should help the Miami Heat. Here’s what it is …”

What’s different about the 2017-18 NBA schedule this season? More rest, less back-to-backs

MIAMI — The NBA is trying its best to limit injuries and cut down on the number of games in which teams rest healthy players. Just take a look at the 2017-18 schedule that was released Monday. Continue reading “What’s different about the 2017-18 NBA schedule this season? More rest, less back-to-backs”

Miami Heat 2017-18 schedule: 10 games on their schedule you won’t want to miss

MIAMI — The Heat’s regular-season schedule is set.

The NBA released the full 2017-18 schedule Monday evening and, as always, there are plenty of intriguing matchups to be excited for. For the Heat, there are two home games against Dwyane Wade and the Bulls, an early-season game against Gordon Hayward and the Celtics, and even an international contest against the Nets that will be played in Mexico City.

Here are 10 games that you won’t want to miss from the Heat’s 2017-18 schedule Continue reading “Miami Heat 2017-18 schedule: 10 games on their schedule you won’t want to miss”