What happens if you get the Heat to 0-3 during a streak of hot streaks?
What happens when you get to 0 to 3 during a hot streak?
A hot streak might be just what you need, but you might not be able to pull off it in a hurry.
Here are a few things to keep in mind if you’re feeling desperate to beat the Heat in your last game.
First, this is not a one-time thing.
This streak has been going on for the past four days.
Second, this streak is not something you can just hang around for as long as you like.
The streak could end at any time.
Third, it’s a good thing to think about this streak.
It might make your last night at the office a little better than it would have been otherwise.
The Heat has been on a six-game losing streak at home against the Celtics.
It has lost four of its past five and is in seventh place in the Eastern Conference.
The Celtics are currently a game behind the Heat for the final playoff spot.
Here are the teams that have lost at home to the Heat during this streak:Boston Celtics (5-5) at Miami Heat (6-4)Tuesday, Dec. 19, 10:30 p.m.
ET (ESPN)Boston Celtics: Dwyane Wade (broken right leg) and Amir Johnson (torn left patellar tendon) were out.
Jae Crowder (concussion) and Justin Holiday (shoulder) will play in place of the injured Wade.
Jae Crowder will play for the Celtics in place the injured Dwyana Wade, according to Chris Forsberg of the Boston Herald.
Johnson will be sidelined for six weeks after undergoing surgery on a left pectoral muscle that was injured in a collision with a teammate last week.
The Celtics also lost guard Josh Richardson to a right knee injury on Tuesday night.
Boston Celtics guard Josh Richards will miss at least six weeks, per the Boston Globe.
Richardson’s injury was not related to the collision with teammate Justin Holiday, per Jon Machota of the Providence Journal.
Richtership missed Monday night’s game with a strained left groin.
The injury occurred after a hard foul on Holiday in the third quarter.
The injury has made it difficult for the Boston Celtics to compete on the defensive end.
The team ranks last in the NBA in points allowed per 100 possessions (111.6) and allowed 101.1 points per 100 plays (108.4).
Boston Celtics center Jared Sullinger is a huge question mark.
He’s averaging 14.6 points and 4.7 rebounds over the past two games, but the Celtics have lost four straight.
The team is 2-5 when Sullerses name is not called.
The Miami Heat are 2-3 when he is named.
Miami Heat: Dwelvin Mack (left hip) is questionable for the game at Miami on Tuesday.