Miami Heat to honor Jose Fernandez tonight with special warm-up shirts

MIAMI (WSVN) - The Miami Heat will pay tribute to Jose Fernandez with special warm-up shirts, Tuesday evening.

The team will wear the shirts as they shoot hoops before they face the Brooklyn Nets at the American Airlines Arena at 7 p.m.

Twenty-four-year-old Fernandez and two friends, 27-year-old Emilio Macias and 25-year-old Eduardo Rivero, were killed in a boating accident off Miami Beach that left his boat overturned on a jetty, near Government Cut and South Pointe Park, early Sept. 25.

The news shook not only the Major League Baseball community but the South Florida community, as well.

Tickets are still available for the game by clicking here.

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