Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade will make his return from a hamstring injury on Sunday against the New York Knicks.
In eight games this season, Wade has averaged 19.8 points, 6.4 assists and 3.4 rebounds on 50.8 percent shooting from the floor. Miami is 5-3 with Wade in the lineup and 3-4 without him.
Last season, Wade was limited to 54 games as part of a maintenance program for his knees. Spoelstra and Wade confirmed that the All-Star will start on Sunday as well, according to Ira Winderman of the Sun Sentinel.
Miami (8-7) plays the Knicks (3-14) in New York at 7:30 p.m. ET on Sunday.
- Molly Geary