Richardson will play a reserve role in Monday's matchup against the Celtics, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

Richardson has started the previous nine games at multiple positions based on the team's injury situation. It was expected that he would slide up to small forward and start for the sidelined Dion Waiters, but the Heat have decided to go big with Luke Babbitt at small forward. Richardson could still be in line for plenty of work with the second unit, as Tyler Johnson and the aforementioned Waiters will be out.

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