Heat looking to snap losing streak

Miami hopes for home cooking against Wizards


MIAMI – The Miami Heat are looking to snap a 3-game losing streak.

The Heat return home Monday night to face the much-improved Washington Wizards.

This is the second 3-game slide for Miami.

The Heat and Pacers are fighting for the top spot in the East.

Miami has been helped by Indiana's struggles.

The Pacers have lost four straight.

For the Heat, Monday begins a four-game homestand.

The Heat will host Brooklyn on Wednesday, Denver on Friday, and Houston on Sunday.