Who can break the Miami Heat's streak?

Darnell Mayberry ranks the Heat's remaining opponents in order of threat to the team's streak.
by Darnell Mayberry Published: March 23, 2013
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7. Chicago, April 14

Derrick Rose could be back by this point. But the Bulls have a back-to-back against New York and Toronto leading into this Sunday matinee. That screams “schedule loss” for Chicago.

8. At New Orleans, Friday

Hornets have knocked off Utah, San Antonio, Portland (twice), Boston and Memphis at home this year.

9. Philadelphia, April 6

Fat chance of Philly getting this victory. Sixers are wrapping up a dreadfully disappointing season with 12 of 16 on the road.

10. At Orlando, Monday

Magic have dropped 24 of 28 for a reason.

11. Orlando, April 17

Miami is liable to rest its big guns in this season finale. So the only thing keeping this one from being ranked higher — other than the opponent — is the potential for an earlier loss.

12. Charlotte, Sunday

With the Bobcats on the second night of a back-to-back, forget about it.

13. At Charlotte, April 5

The Bobcats will be vying for the most lottery balls by this point … and they're the Bobcats.

by Darnell Mayberry
OKC Thunder Senior Reporter
Darnell Mayberry grew up in Langston, Okla. and is now in his third stint in the Sooner state. After a year and a half at Bishop McGuinness High, he finished his prep years in Falls Church, Va., before graduating from Norfolk State University in...
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