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- Report: Victor Oladipo to seek specialist’s evaluation regarding timetable for knee injury
- Erik Spoelstra declines to answer whether Victor Oladipo will play for Miami Heat again this season
- Dewayne Dedmon offers fantastic response when asked what he’s willing to do for Miami Heat
Victor Oladipo discloses what singular topic ‘legendary human’ Pat Riley emphasized in their first conversation
- Updated: April 1, 2021
"My first conversation with Coach Riley was defense, defense, defense. It's pretty amazing to have such a legendary human being believe in me." —
— Five Reasons Sports Network (@5ReasonsSports) April 1, 2021
The veteran is collecting 20.8 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game this season. He’s expected to lift the Heat’s chances of coming out of the Eastern Conference.
The Heat hold a 24-24 record. They reached the 2020 NBA Finals last season.