Heat vs. 76ers

Sun Sentinel Palm Beach Edition - - SPORTS - — Ira Win­der­man

When/Where: 8:30 p.m., Sprint Cen­ter, Kansas City. TV: None. Ra­dio: 790-AM, 106.3-FM. Scouting re­port: This is the sixth and fi­nal game of the Heat’s pre­sea­son, hav­ing lost their pre­vi­ous two road ex­hi­bi­tions, in Brook­lyn and Char­lotte . . . The Heat en­ter 3-2 in the pre­sea­son, com­ing off Wed­nes­day’s 117-115 vic­tory over the vis­it­ing Wizards . . . This is the fifth and fi­nal ex­hi­bi­tion for the 76ers, who are serv­ing as the host team for this game . . . The 76ers are 1-3 in the pre­sea­son, com­ing off Wed­nes­day’s 133-114 road vic­tory over the Nets, when Joel Em­biid scored 22 points . . . The Heat went 2-2 against the 76ers last sea­son, with the teams again to meet four times this sea­son . . . The 76ers be­gan their off­sea­son over­haul with the se­lec­tion of Wash­ing­ton guard Markelle Fultz with the first pick of the draft. They since have signed vet­eran free agents J.J. Redick, Amir John­son, Kris Humphries and Emeka Okafor, as well as added James Michael McA­doo on a two-way con­tract. This also will be the de­but sea­son of guard Ben Sim­mons, who was in­jured as a rookie . . . Goran Dragic (rest), Okaro White (shoul­der) and Rod­ney McGruder (leg) are out for the Heat . . . For the 76ers, Fultz (knee) and Richaun Holmes (wrist) are out.

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