Tyler Herro’s latest injury status for the Heat

Tyler Christopher Herro (born January 20, 2000) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for one year with the Kentucky Wildcats.

The Heat’s most recent injury update on Tyler Herro

The Heat's most recent injury update on Tyler Herro
(Source: Wikipedia)

Updated: Nov. 27

Injury: Ankle

Injury status: Questionable

UPDATE: Tyler Herro (ankle) is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Hawks, according to Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald.

Herro has appeared in two games since his eight-game absence. He’s struggled with his shooting, going only 10-for-33 from the field, but he’s racked up 13 assists. He joins five other Heat players on the list of questionable players.

Herro is questionable for Friday’s game against the Wizards due to an ankle injury, according to Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel.

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UPDATE 2: Herro (ankle) stated that he intends to play in Wednesday’s game against the Wizards, according to ira Winderman of The South Florida Sun Sentinel.

Herro has missed the last eight games due to a sprained left ankle. If Herro is able to play on Wednesday, he will most likely start in place of Max Strus or Nikola Jovic.

The former Kentucky star was named the team’s 6th Man of the Year in 2022 and is one of its best players.

He is averaging 19.6 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 2.6 assists per game in ten games this season.

He also has a 46.8% field goal percentage and a 37.5% three-point percentage.

He has helped the Heat reach the NBA Playoffs three times in a row since being drafted with the 13th overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft.

They reached the NBA Finals in 2020, and they have reached the Eastern Conference Finals in two of the last three seasons.

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However, they have had a disastrous start to the 2022-23 season.

They are 7-11 through their first 18 games and are on a four-game losing streak. They are currently the 12th seed in the Eastern Conference.

They have a 6-4 record at home in ten games, but they are 1-7 on the road in eight games away from Miami.

Injuries have played a significant role in their slow start. The Wizards enter Wednesday with a 10-7 record in their first 17 games, tying them for the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference with the Atlanta Hawks.

About Tyler Herro

No. 14 – Miami Heat
Position Shooting guard
League NBA
Personal information
Born January 20, 2000 (age 22)
Greenfield, Wisconsin, U.S.
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school Whitnall (Greenfield, Wisconsin)
College Kentucky (2018–2019)
NBA draft 2019 / Round: 1 / Pick: 13th overall
Selected by the Miami Heat
Playing career 2019–present
Career history
2019–present Miami Heat