Dwyane Wade, Justise Winslow questionable for Heat on Sunday vs. Hornets
Wade is dealing with a right hip bruise after taking a hard fall on Friday versus the Milwaukee Bucks. Winslow, meanwhile, has a right thigh bruise.
Heat in their just-issued game notes list Dwyane Wade (Right Hip Bruise) and Justise Winslow (Right Thigh Bruise) both as questionable for Sunday vs. visiting Charlotte. Game opens a back-to-back that concludes Monday in Oklahoma City.
— Ira Winderman (@IraHeatBeat) March 16, 2019
The Heat are coming off a bad loss on Friday to the Bucks.
Miami led Milwaukee by more than 20 points at halftime. However, they ended up losing by a final score of 113-98. The Bucks outscored the Heat 71-36 in the second half.
After falling hard on his hip, Dwyane Wade went back to the locker room. He did return to the game, though, and finished with 10 points in 21 minutes.
Justise Winslow played 31 minutes against the Bucks. The lefty put up 20 points, two rebounds and five assists in 31 minutes.
With the loss to the Bucks, the Heat fell to 32-36 on the season. They are in the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference standings with 14 games left in the regular season.
Wade is averaging 14.1 points, 3.6 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game this season for the Heat. The future Hall of Famer is shooting 43.3 percent from the field and 31.8 percent from beyond the arc.
Winslow, meanwhile, is putting up 12.7 points and 5.4 rebounds.