Originally posted on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 12/18/12
Game time: 7:30 p.m. ETTV: Sun Sports Sitting atop the Southeast Division and winning three of four with improved defensive play doesn't seem to be good enough for the Miami Heat. Extending that stretch with another victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves may begin changing their mood. The Heat attempt to build on perhaps their best defensive effort of the season Tuesday night as they try to beat the Timberwolves for the fifth time in a row. Miami (15-6) has won three of four while limiting opponents to an average of 87.8 points after giving up 103.3 over the previous six. The Heat's latest defensive performance may have been their best of the season as they beat Washington 102-72 on Saturday. They allowed a season low in points while matching their mark for lowest shooting percentage allowed at 37.5. According to Chris Bosh, efforts like Saturday's won't mean anything if they can't build on them. "We're at the point where we have to really start getting some carryover into other ga...
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