Heat-Kings Preview

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The Miami Heat take on the Sacramento Kings at AmericanAirlines Arena. The Heat currently hold a 19-6 record and have been a dominant team this year. As for the Kings, they need to turn it around if they have playoff aspiration, entering with a record of 7-17. This game is scheduled to start at 7:30 pm EST and CSN-CA and SunSports will be providing coverage of the contest.

The Heat come into today's game after barely hanging on to beat Indiana, 97-94. LeBron James had a good game with 24 points, 9 rebounds and 7 assists for the Heat. Meanwhile, the Kings are coming off a 124-107 loss at the hands of the Hawks. DeMarcus Cousins had a team-high 28 points.

When evaluating eFG%, Miami could have a healthy advantage on offense. They're ranked first in the league in that category at 56.3%, while Sacramento's bottom-tier eFG% defense is ranked 29th, allowing opponents to connect at a rate of 52.3% this year.

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