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Heat Game Day: Memphis Grizzlies at Miami Heat

A look at the tentative starting lineups and inactives (to be updated an hour before tipoff), as well as referees and a pregame note of note for Saturday’s 5 p.m. game between the Heat and Grizzlies at AmericanAirlines Arena (TV: Fox Sports Sun. Radio: 790-AM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM (Spanish), 1140-AM (Spanish), 760-AM (Spanish).

Tentative Starting lineups

MIAMI HEAT (20-20)

Center: Hassan Whiteside

Power forward: James Johnson

Small forward: Justise Winslow

Shooting guard: Rodney McGruder

Point guard: Josh Richardson

Inactive: Goran Dragic. (Duncan Robinson, Yante Maten on two-way contracts.)

Coach: Erik Spoelstra.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLES (19-22)

Center: Marc Gasol

Power forward: Jaren Jackson Jr.

Small forward: Kyle Anderson

Shooting guard: Garrett Temple

Point guard: Mike Conley Jr.

Inactive: Chandler Parsons, Dillon Brooks. (With Jarnell Stokes and Yuta Watanabe on two-way contracts.)

Coach: J.B. Bickerstaff.

Referees: Jason Phillips (#23), Brent Barnaky (#36), Haywoode Workman (#66).

Uniforms: Heat in black “Vice Nights” uniform; Grizzlies in blue “Statement” uniform.

Pregame note of note: Memphis forward Jaron Jackson Jr. is the fourth player in NBA history total 250 or more points, 20 or more steals and 40 or more blocks in his first 20 career games, joining David Robinson, Patrick Ewing and Bill Walton.

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