Heat’s Jimmy Butler, Kendrick Nunn questionable to face Hornets
The Heat are listing Butler with a left big toe injury, while Nunn has the cold:
Jimmy Butler (left big toe), Tyler Herro (right ankle soreness), Kendrick Nunn (cold) and Udonis Haslem (stomach illness) are questionable for tomorrow's game vs. Hornets.
Jae Crowder (concussion protocol) is probable. Meyers Leonard (ankle) remains out.
— Anthony Chiang (@Anthony_Chiang) March 10, 2020
Butler has appeared in 54 games for the Heat this season. He’s averaging 20.2 points, 6.6 rebounds and 6.1 assists while shooting 45.4 percent from the field, 24.8 percent from beyond the arc and 83.3 percent from the free-throw line.
Nunn, meanwhile, has played in 61 games this season. The Chicago native is putting up 15.5 points, 2.7 rebounds and 3.4 assists in 29.8 minutes per contest. The Heat’s starting point guard is also shooting 44.6 percent from the floor, 35.5 percent from the 3-point line and 83.7 percent from the charity stripe.
The Heat are 41-23 on the season. They are in fourth place in the Eastern Conference standings and will make the playoffs after missing it in 2018-19.
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