Heat guard Victor Oladipo upgraded to questionable for Monday’s game against Houston

Miami Heat guard Victor Oladipo (4) dunks in front of Golden State Warriors guard Damion Lee (1) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, April 1, 2021, in Miami. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier) (Marta Lavandier, Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

MIAMI – The Miami Heat are one step closer to having Victor Oladipo on the court.

On Sunday, the team officially listed Oladipo as questionable for Monday’s game against the Houston Rockets.

Oladipo has not played yet this season, after undergoing knee surgery.

The guard is a former All-Star and averages 17.5 points per game during his career.

Also on the Heat’s injury report, Kyle Lowry remains out for personal reasons.

Markiff Morris also remains out with a neck injury suffered following an incident with Denver’s Nikola Jokic.

The Heat beat the 76ers on Saturday night.

Miami currently leads the Eastern Conference by 3 games.

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David Lang is executive producer of the Local 10 sports department.