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Eastern Southeast Standings

Team W-L L10 STRK
53-29 6-4 L1
43-39 7-3 W1
43-39 6-4 W3
35-47 5-5 L3
22-60 3-7 W1

2021 Stats

STATS MPG
Minutes Per Game
PPG
Points Per Game
FG%
Field Goal Percentage
RPG
Rebounds Per Game
APG
Assists Per Game
Regular Season 27.9 7.6 48.4 5.5 2.1
Post Season 29.5 8.8 55.7 5.6 2.0

Top P.J. Tucker News

  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Back on injury report

    Tucker (calf) is listed as questionable for Tuesday's Game 1 against the Celtics.

    Once again, there's no reason to believe Tucker is still bothered by his calf injury, but the Heat continue to list him on the injury report anyway. It's unclear if this is a misplaced effort at gamesmanship by Miami, but Tucker's status is not in any jeopardy. The defensive-minded veteran averaged 8.2 points, 5.2 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.2 made threes per game in Round 2 against Philly.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Available for Game 6

    Tucker (calf) is available for Thursday's Game 6 at Philadelphia, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

    Tucker is showing true grit by playing through a calf strain that's rendered him questionable for a 10th straight game. During the current series, he's averaged 7.4 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 29.0 minutes.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Gets phantom injury tag again

    Tucker (calf) is listed questionable for Thursday's Game 6 against the 76ers, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

    Tucker hasn't missed any time during the playoffs and does not appear to be injured, yet the Heat continue to include him on every injury report. Tucker is coming off of a 10-point, seven-assist, four-rebound, one-steal effort in Tuesday's Game 5 blowout win.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Team-high seven assists in win

    Tucker amassed 10 points (4-6 FG, 2-2 3Pt), four rebounds, seven assists, one block and one steal across 31 minutes during Tuesday's 120-85 victory over the 76ers.

    After three straight single-digit performances, Tucker notched his fifth outing with at least 10 points of the postseason. The defensive-minded forward also dished out a team-high seven assists, falling one short of his season high. Through 10 postseason contests, Tucker has averaged 8.5 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 28.6 minutes.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Good to go for Game 5

    Tucker (knee) is available for Tuesday's Game 5 against the 76ers, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

    Tucker had been dealing with a calf issue, but he landed on the injury report ahead of Game 5 with knee irritation. Regardless, the defensive-minded forward will be available once again. Across nine postseason contests, Tucker has averaged 8.3 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 28.3 minutes per game.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Dealing with knee irritation

    Tucker is questionable for Tuesday's Game 5 against the 76ers due to knee irritation, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

    Tucker had been dealing with a calf issue throughout the playoffs, but now the veteran is listed on the injury report with a knee issue. Regardless, he's appeared in every game of the postseason so far and has averaged 8.3 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 28.3 minutes.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Available Sunday

    Tucker (calf) is available for Sunday's Game 4 against the 76ers, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

    Tucker was questionable once again prior to Game 4, but he'll continue to play through his calf injury. He's averaged 8.5 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.8 assists in 28.8 minutes per game since the start of the playoffs.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Questionable for Game 4

    Tucker (calf) is questionable for Sunday's Game 4 against the 76ers.

    Tucker being marked as questionable and then playing is a staple of the playoffs at this point, and the same has been the case with many other members of the Heat. In this series, he's averaging 6.7 points, 5.3 rebounds and 1.0 steals in 29.7 minutes.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Expected to play Friday

    Tucker (calf) will warm up with the intention to play in Friday's Game 3 against the 76ers, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

    Tucker -- along with the rest of the Heat players listed as questionable -- will warm up ahead of Friday's Game 3 and is expected to play. The veteran recorded six points, one rebound and one steal across 26 minutes in Wednesday's Game 2 victory.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Questionable Friday

    Tucker (calf) is questionable for Friday's Game 3 against the 76ers.

    Tucker has appeared in every playoff game despite the injury tag, so it would be shocking if he was unable to play Friday. In Games 1 and 2, he totaled 16 points, eight rebounds, one assist and one steal.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Available Wednesday

    Tucker (calf) is available for Wednesday's Game 2 against the 76ers, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

    Tucker continues to deal with a calf injury, but he'll be able to play through the issue for a sixth consecutive game. He'll presumably remain in the starting five for Game 2 after he averaged 9.7 points, 6.3 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 28.2 minutes per game to begin the postseason.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Listed questionable for Wednesday

    Tucker (calf) is questionable for Wednesday's Game 2 against the 76ers, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

    Tucker continues to battle a calf injury, but he's played in all six of Miami's postseason games so far. The defensive-minded forward posted 10 points (4-9 FG, 2-4 3Pt), seven rebounds and one assist in 28 minutes during Monday's Game 1 win, and barring a major setback, he'll likely garner a similar role in Game 2.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Good to go for Game 1

    Tucker (calf) will be available for Monday's Game 1 against the 76ers, Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press reports.

    A calf issue began bothering the veteran during Miami's Round 1 series against Atlanta, and he was considered questionable coming into the week. Even so, there was never much doubt that Tucker would push through to play in Game 1, and that will, indeed, be the case. Tucker closed the series against the Hawks with averages of 9.6 points, 6.2 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.6 threes in 28.2 minutes per contest.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Questionable for Game 1

    Tucker (calf) is questionable for Monday's Game 1 against the 76ers, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

    Tucker continues to battle a calf injury, but he played in all five games of the opening-round series against the Hawks and averaged 9.6 points and 6.2 rebounds in 28.2 minutes per game. The defensive-minded forward is one of six Heat players listed as questionable, so as of now, it's unclear what their rotation will look like.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Doesn't practice Friday

    Tucker (calf) didn't practice Friday, Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press reports.

    Tucker continues to battle a calf injury, but he played in all five games of the opening-round series against the Hawks and averaged 9.6 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.4 assists in 28.2 minutes per game. His status for Game 1 against the 76ers will likely become clearer when Miami releases its first injury report for Monday.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Will play Tuesday

    Tucker (calf) is available for Tuesday's Game 5 against the Hawks, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports.

    The Heat continue to list Tucker as questionable, but he's played in every game of the opening-round series. Across four postseason contests, the defensive-minded forward has averaged 11.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 27.3 minutes per game.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Questionable again

    Tucker (calf) is questionable for Tuesday's Game 5 against the Hawks.

    The Heat continue to list Tucker as questionable on a game-to-game basis, but there's been little indication that his status has truly been in any jeopardy. Across the first four games of the opening-round series, the defensive-minded forward has averaged 11.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 27.3 minutes.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Will start Game 4

    Tucker (calf) will start Sunday's Game 4 against Atlanta.

    The Heat continue to list Tucker as questionable on a game-to-game basis, but there's been little indication that his status has truly been in any jeopardy. Expect the defensive-minded forward to see his usual workload as Miami looks to bounce back from Friday's 111-110 defeat. Tucker finished that game with 11 points, seven boards and four assists.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Questionable for Game 4

    Tucker (calf) is questionable for Sunday's Game 4 against the Hawks.

    Tucker continues to land on the injury report, but it would be surprising to see him sit out Sunday. In the first three games of the series, he's averaged 10.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists in 27.0 minutes.

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  • Heat's P.J. Tucker: Available for Game 3

    Tucker (calf) is available for Friday's Game 3 against the Hawks, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.

    Tucker will appear in a third straight game despite a calf injury. In Games 1 and 2, he totaled 19 points, 11 rebounds, three assists and one steal in 48 minutes.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-5, 245 lbs
Birthplace: Raleigh, NC
Age: 37
School: Texas
Experience: 10