NBA DFS Matchup: Heat-Thunder (2024-03-08)

For tonight’s NBA DFS face-off (Fri, March 8th at 8:00 PM EST), the Miami Heat, positioned second in the Southeast Division, are set to square off against the Oklahoma City Thunder, who stand second in the Northwest Division. The showdown will take place at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City, OK. The Heat’s road record stands at 17-13, and they have an overall run of 35-27. The Thunder, on the other hand, boast a home record of 24-6 and a total record of 43-19. The Heat’s coaching staff is led by Erik Spoelstra and they have 3 players sidelined for tonight’s game. Meanwhile, the Thunder, under the coaching guidance of Mark Daigneault, have full squad availability for the game.

The following reports are compiled based on the season averages as of this morning.

Heat-Thunder NBA DFS Matchup

Entering the game, the Heat boast of 6,864 points, 2,600 rebounds, 1,614 assists, and a field goal percentage of 46.6%. On the other hand, the Thunder have obtained 7,503 points, 2,575 rebounds, 1,661 assists, and a field goal percentage standing at 50.1% thus far.

Status & Injury Report

No. Player Name Team Status Issue
42 Kevin Love Miami Heat Out Bruise (Leg)
14 Tyler Herro Miami Heat Out Soreness (Leg)
0 Josh Richardson Miami Heat Out Surgery (Arm)

Miami Heat Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Jimmy Butler
Small Forward Active $8,300 $9,000 35.88
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
33.2 0.8 4.2 0.5 6.0 5.6 18.3 5.4 1.6 1.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
13 Bam Adebayo
Center Active $8,400 $8,300 34.59
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.9 0.0 3.5 0.9 5.9 3.6 15.3 8.7 1.0 2.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
42 Kevin Love
Power Forward Out N/A N/A 33.39
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.5 1.8 2.3 0.4 5.4 3.9 16.5 10.2 0.6 1.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Tyler Herro
Point Guard Out N/A N/A 29.88
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.8 2.6 3.6 0.2 6.6 2.2 18.1 4.9 0.7 2.1
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
2 Terry Rozier
Shooting Guard Active $6,600 $6,700 26.38
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
27.7 2.1 3.6 0.2 5.1 1.8 14.2 3.9 1.0 1.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Jaime Jaquez Jr.
Guard Active $4,700 N/A 23.7
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.4 0.9 2.6 0.2 4.9 2.0 12.7 4.0 1.1 1.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
0 Josh Richardson
Shooting Guard Out N/A N/A 22.57
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
28.7 1.6 2.7 0.5 4.2 1.6 11.6 3.1 1.0 1.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
31 Thomas Bryant
Center Active N/A N/A 19.68
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.7 0.5 1.0 0.7 3.8 1.4 9.5 5.4 0.3 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
4 Delon Wright
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 19.37
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.7 0.7 3.1 0.4 2.6 1.2 7.0 3.1 1.2 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
55 Duncan Robinson
Forward Active $5,800 $5,900 18.29
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
26.4 2.9 1.7 0.2 3.8 0.8 11.5 2.7 0.5 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
16 Caleb Martin
Small Forward Active $4,500 $5,400 18.23
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
23.5 1.0 1.5 0.4 3.1 1.1 8.4 3.9 0.9 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Patty Mills
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 15.34
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.2 1.7 2.2 0.1 3.2 0.8 8.9 1.7 0.6 1.0
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Nikola Jovic
Forward Active $4,000 $4,200 12.86
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.9 0.9 1.4 0.2 2.1 0.8 5.8 3.3 0.4 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
24 Haywood Highsmith
Forward Active $3,300 $4,000 11.76
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
17.0 0.8 0.8 0.4 1.7 0.3 4.5 2.8 0.7 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Jamal Cain
Forward Active N/A N/A 10.75
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.7 0.4 0.5 0.1 1.9 1.0 5.4 2.5 0.6 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
25 Orlando Robinson
Center Active N/A N/A 10.35
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.0 0.1 0.9 0.3 1.4 0.7 3.6 3.5 0.3 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 Cole Swider
Forward Active N/A N/A 3.52
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
5.3 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.1 1.9 0.6 0.1 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Alondes Williams
Guard Active N/A N/A -0.16
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
4.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 1.0

Oklahoma City Thunder Roster

No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
2 Shai Gilgeous-Alexander
Point Guard Active N/A N/A 40.19
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
32.9 1.2 4.9 0.8 8.0 5.7 22.7 4.7 1.4 2.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
7 Chet Holmgren
Power Forward Active N/A N/A 38.63
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
30.2 1.7 2.7 2.5 6.4 2.6 17.2 7.9 0.7 1.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
3 Josh Giddey
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 32.11
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.2 1.0 5.7 0.4 5.8 1.2 13.7 7.3 0.8 2.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
8 Jalen Williams
Forward Active N/A N/A 30.56
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.0 1.2 3.8 0.5 6.4 2.3 16.3 4.3 1.2 1.7
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
33 Gordon Hayward
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 28.5
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
31.0 1.3 3.6 0.4 5.4 3.3 15.4 4.5 1.0 1.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
5 Luguentz Dort
Guard Active N/A N/A 22.36
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
29.3 1.9 1.6 0.4 4.3 2.2 12.8 3.8 0.9 1.2
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
15 Bismack Biyombo
Center Active N/A N/A 17.13
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
19.6 0.0 0.7 1.3 2.0 1.1 5.1 5.9 0.3 0.9
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
34 Kenrich Williams
Small Forward Active N/A N/A 17.01
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.9 0.9 1.9 0.3 2.6 0.4 6.4 4.3 0.8 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
22 Cason Wallace
Guard Active N/A N/A 14.51
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
20.4 1.1 1.3 0.4 2.6 0.4 6.6 2.3 0.8 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
21 Aaron Wiggins
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 13.83
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
18.8 0.8 1.1 0.2 2.7 0.9 7.0 2.9 0.6 0.8
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
6 Jaylin Williams
Forward Active N/A N/A 13.62
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.6 0.8 1.4 0.3 1.7 0.6 4.8 4.1 0.5 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
50 Mike Muscala
Center Active N/A N/A 12.89
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.3 1.0 0.9 0.5 2.1 0.7 6.0 3.2 0.3 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
30 Olivier Sarr
Center Active N/A N/A 12
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
14.0 0.4 0.6 0.6 1.9 0.9 5.0 3.5 0.2 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
11 Isaiah Joe
Shooting Guard Active N/A N/A 11.51
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
15.2 1.6 0.9 0.1 2.2 0.7 6.7 1.8 0.5 0.5
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
12 Lindy Waters III
Forward Active N/A N/A 10.33
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
12.7 1.4 0.7 0.3 1.8 0.2 5.3 1.9 0.4 0.3
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
13 Ousmane Dieng
Forward Active N/A N/A 9.71
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
13.2 0.7 1.1 0.1 1.8 0.4 4.6 2.3 0.3 0.6
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
18 Keyontae Johnson
Forward Active N/A N/A 3.12
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
7.3 0.1 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.0 1.2 1.1 0.1 0.4
No. Player Position Status DraftKings Salary FanDuel Salary FPPG
14 Adam Flagler
Forward Active N/A N/A 1.5
MPG 3PM APG BPG FGM FTM PPG RPB SPG TOPG
6.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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