Napier struggles again as Heat fall to Pacers in summer league

ORLANDO — First-round pick Shabazz Napier struggled from the field again on Thursday night as the Heat fell 84-74 to the Pacers in summer league action. James Ennis scored 17 points and Tyler Johnson chipped in with 12, but the Heat were out-rebounded 44-26.

Napier made just 2 of his 13 shots from the field for seven points and is now 14-for-51 (27.4 percent) in four summer league games. Ennis, meanwhile, made 6-of-13 attempts, but only made two of his eight 3-point shots. He added four rebounds, two assists and two steals. Justin Hamilton scored nine points and led the team with six rebounds.

Indiana (3-1) were led by James Nunnally’s 19 points and a double-double from Kevin Jones, who finished with 16 points and 15 rebounds. The Pacers shot 49 percent from the field.

Miami (1-3) have three games left in the Orlando league, and will next face Houston at 10 p.m. ET on Saturday.