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             === Heat continue western trip versus Golden State ===
 (  - The Golden State Warriors hope to have some points left
 in them from their recent victory when they host the Miami Heat Wednesday.
 The Warriors pounded the visiting Philadelphia 76ers, 123-80, on Monday behind
 a  career-high  32  points  on  12-of-15 shooting  by  former  Sixer  Marreese
 "I  thought  he was  fabulous," Golden  State head coach  Mark Jackson said of
 Speights. "He's been working extremely hard. He waited for his opportunity and
 took full advantage of it."
 All-Star  Stephen Curry  had  23 points  and eight  assists,  while David  Lee
 tallied  13 points  and 13 rebounds. Another former Sixer, Andre Iguodala, and
 both Draymond Green and Harrison Barnes all scored 11 points for Golden State,
 which shot 48.9 percent and scored 25 points off 17 Philly turnovers.
 It  was  the Warriors'  largest win  since a 43-point  victory over Orlando in
 2002. They led by as many as 49 points and the bench scored 59 points.
 The Warriors have won five of their last eight games and have a 16-9 record at
 Oracle Arena this season. In injury news for Golden State, center Andrew Bogut
 will miss another game Wednesday because of a shoulder issue.
 Meanwhile, the Heat will resume their six-game western jaunt Wednesday and are
 2-1  so far  on the  trip with  victories over  the Los  Angeles Clippers  and
 Phoenix Suns sandwiched around a loss against the Utah Jazz.
 In Tuesday's 103-97 win against the Suns, the two-time defending champion Heat
 were  led by  superstar LeBron James, who tallied 37 points, nine rebounds and
 five  steals.  Chris Bosh added 21  points and eight rebounds for Miami, which
 has won seven of its last nine games.
 Dwyane  Wade  missed the game  due to a  migraine headache and is questionable
 against the Warriors.
 "We  played  a lot of new  lineups tonight, but  that's what it's about on the
 road. You just have to find a way," said Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, who is now
 four wins shy of 300 in his career.
 Miami  will visit Golden State before the All-Star break, then will make stops
 in Dallas and Oklahoma City. The Heat are 16-10 as the guest this season.
 The  Heat lost at  home to Golden State on Jan. 2, when they dropped a 123-114
 decision.  Curry  made 8-of-15 3-pointers for  36 points and Lee ended with 32
 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in that one.
 James  and  Wade scored 26  and 22 points,  respectively, for Miami, which has
 lost three of the last four meetings with the Warriors.
 02/12 10:20:44 ET