Heat coach Erik Spoelstra hinted that Amare Stoudemire will still be in the rotation even though Hassan Whiteside is healthy again.
Amare Stoudemire started again on Wednesday but played just 17 minutes to finish with six points, five rebounds and four blocks on 2-of-4 shooting.
Amare Stoudemire had 14 points and 10 rebounds on 6-of-12 shooting in Tuesday's loss to the Rockets.
Amare Stoudemire has impressed his teammates and the Miami coaching staff with his recent play, and he'll likely have a spot in the rotation even when Hassan Whiteside (hip) returns to the court.
Amare Stoudemire racked up 13 points and 12 rebounds vs. the Hawks on Sunday, adding three steals and one block in 21 minutes of action.
Amare Stoudemire isn't thinking about retirement and wants to play at least 2-3 more seasons.
Beno Udrih, Dwyane Wade, Luol Deng, Amare Stoudemire and Amare Stoudemire will start on Monday.
Amare Stoudemire scored eight points with five rebounds in 18 minutes during his first start of the season in a 101-81 loss to the Raptors.
Amare Stoudemire will start next to Tyler Johnson, Dwyane Wade, Justise Winslow and Chris Bosh on Friday against the Raptors.
Amare Stoudemire started the second half on Wednesday with Hassan Whiteside (oblique) unavailable, finishing a lopsided loss with 11 points, three rebounds and four turnovers in 21 minutes.
Amare Stoudemire started the second half of Wednesday's game with Hassan Whiteside (oblique) unavailable.
Amare Stoudemire played a season-high 15 minutes on Monday against the Pacers, scoring two points with five boards and one steal.
Amare Stoudemire played his third game of the season on Friday, scoring one point to go with two boards and a block in seven minutes.
Amare Stoudemire will be active for Friday's game vs. the Pacers.