The Miami Heat and the Denver Nuggets are set to face off in what is expected to be an intense and exciting matchup. Both teams have had a strong season, with the Heat winning 44 regular-season games—the same amount as they did five years ago. The Heat have relied on the talents of Tyler Johnson, James Johnson, and Hassan Whiteside to propel them to success.

Tyler Johnson has been a crucial player for the Heat this season, averaging 11.7 points and 3.4 rebounds per game. He has also proven to be a potent scorer from beyond the arc, hitting 37.6% of his three-point attempts. His tenacity on both offense and defense has made Johnson a fan favorite in Miami.

James Johnson has been equally impressive, contributing 10.8 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 3.8 assists per game. He has also been a force on defense, recording 1.3 steals and 0.7 blocks per game. Johnson's versatility has made him a valuable asset to the team.

Hassan Whiteside has been the Heat's dominant big man this season, averaging 12.3 points, 11.3 rebounds, and 1.9 blocks per game.