Heat-Pistons Preview

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The Miami Heat will attempt to extend a 10-game winning streak when they challenge the Detroit Pistons at AmericanAirlines Arena. The Heat have been able to win consistently, holding a record of 14-3. On the other hand, the visiting Pistons are not above .500 on the season, coming in with a 7-10 record. This game is slated to start at 7:30 pm EST and it will be covered by FSN-DET and SunSports.

The Heat come into today's game after narrowly defeating Charlotte, 99-98. With 26 points, LeBron James was the leading scorer for the Miami. Meanwhile, the Pistons are coming off a win over the 76ers, 115-100. Andre Drummond was one of the key players and claimed his 12th double-double so far this season, registering 31 points and 19 rebounds.

When considering eFG%, Miami figures to have a significant advantage on the offensive end. They rank first in the NBA in that category at 57.0%, whereas Detroit's suspect eFG% defense ranks 29th with opponents connecting at a clip of 52.7%.

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