Should the Miami Heat target Paul Millsap, who has opted out of his contract, in free agency? On Monday The Vertical reported that Paul Millsap has opted out of the final year of his contract to test the open market of free agency. Millsap, 32, averaged 18.1 points, 7.7 rebounds and 3.7 assists in 69 […] Paul Millsap is opting out. Could he be a target for the Miami Heat? - All...
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Ferguson, a former 5-star prospect, chose to play overseas over college. Could the athletic, versatile wing hear his name called at 14? The NBA Draft Lottery was on Tuesday, meaning it’s getting closer and closer for Pat Riley and company to make the call on who will be the newest member of the Miami Heat. Hot Hot Hoops continues to look at potential draft prospects for your Heat...
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Dion Waiters has made it clear that he wants to re-sign with the Miami Heat this summer. Dion Waiters is expected to opt out of his contract and become a free agent, but he doesn’t want a repeat of last year when he didn’t sign until late in the summer. Waiters wants re-signing with the Miami […] Dion Waiters wants to re-sign with Miami Heat ‘as quick as possible’ - All...
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Locked On Heat is a daily podcast covering the Miami Heat and the NBA. Subscribe to get daily, expert insight on the Heat. How does Gordon Hayward not making the All-NBA team help the Miami Heat’s chances in signing him? We open up the mailbag to answer that and more, including how to fix the […] Miami Heat Mailbag: All-NBA team fallout and fixing the draft lottery - All U Can...
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Don MacLean, Milt Wagner, Kelvin Upshaw and Ron Grandison darken our doorsteps in today’s countdown. 188. Don MacLean Don MacLean, sometimes called "Hollywood," was a 6'10" forward from Palo Alto, CA. Born on January 16th, 1970, he owns the all-time scoring title for UCLA Bruins, with 2,608 for his college career. He averaged 21 points and eight rebounds in four collegiate seasons...
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“Let’s get it over with as quick as possible.” The Miami Heat were one of the hottest teams in the NBA down the stretch, thanks to one of their most valuable players. Dion Waiters proved down the stretch that he can be a go-to scoring option whenever needed. The former fourth overall pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers has seemed to found a home in Miami. That could all come to...
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Richard Jefferson is putting these young bloods in place.Earlier this week, Bradley Beal, whose Washington Wizards dropped their Round 2 playoff series against the Boston Celtics in seven games, did some chirping at Jefferson’s Cleveland Cavaliers, who are now playing the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals.“Cleveland didn’t want to see us,” Beal said to CSN Mid-Atlantic’s...
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Veteran big man Udonis Haslem is highly regarded as the OG of the Miami Heat, and he proved why once again on Friday.In an appearance on WQAM’s “The Joe Rose Show,” Haslem spoke on former Heat teammate Ray Allen’s feud with his ex-teammates on the Boston Celtics.“It’s not like the year before with Ray they beat us,” said the three-time NBA champion, according to Ira...
Miami Heat star Chris Bosh is being sued by an adult film company. Don’t worry, it’s not what you think.According to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ, Bosh and his wife Adrienne are being sued by the creators of the adult film company X-Art over the condition of the couple’s mansion. Colette and Brigham Field, who run X-Art, claim they rented the mansion in Dec. 2016 and put down...
Sports writing has a lot of boring stories with PR-packaged quotes about people who are uninteresting other than the fact that they play a sport well.Then there’s this gem, by Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters, entitled “The NBA Is Lucky I’m Home Doing Damn Articles.”It is as tremendous as you might imagine. It’s essentially about Waiters’ life and his personality. Some...
Miami Heat president Pat Riley almost made a huge mistake in July of 2014 upon hearing the news that LeBron James was leaving the organization to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. And it involved almost writing an angry letter about the situation, much like Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert famously did when James took his talents to South Beach four years earlier.Riley, in an expansive...
When Dion Waiters signed a two-year deal with the Miami Heat last summer, no one was sure how'd he pan out. Waiters had developed a reputation as a streaky shooter, and one whose shot selection was akin to receiving a 7-2 hand every deal in Texas Hold Em'—the worst. But in his first season in South Beach, Waiters blossomed. He posted career highs in field goal percentage (42...
At this time three seasons ago, the Miami Heat were gearing up for another deep playoff run, which eventually resulted in their fourth consecutive finals appearance. Despite their sustained success, head coach Erik Spoelstra was often overlooked on a team that featured perhaps the most star-studded lineup the association had ever seen.This season, Spoelstra is a prime candidate for...
Erik Spoelstra could not hide his extreme disappointment over the Miami Heat missing the playoffs during his post-game presser Wednesday night. That notion became plainly evident given how long it took the Heat head coach to actually start talking.A devastated Spoelstra took to the podium and needed nearly 30 seconds to compose himself before addressing just how close the Heat came...
The Cleveland Cavaliers no longer control their own destiny for the No. 1 seed in the East.They were in the driver’s seat Monday against the Heat with a 14-point lead late in the third quarter. Even after Miami came back to force overtime, Cleveland had its chance in OT down 124-121 with 13.6 seconds left. But those 13.6 seconds didn’t go so well: It’s of course worth noting...
The Miami Heat might just be be this year’s Cinderella team. Things were grave as the team started 11-30, especially in the wake of Heat legend Dwyane Wade leaving the team and champion Chris Bosh being ruled out indefinitely. Since their atrocious start, however, the Heat have caught fire. They went on a blistering 13-game win streak from Jan. 17 to Feb. 10 and are now battling...
A new book suggests LeBron James worked on his “Coming Home” essay in front of longtime friend and then-teammate Dwyane Wade during a flight on a private plane.Brian Windhorst and Dave McMenamin, who are about as plugged in on all things LeBron currently in the media, will soon release “Return of the King,” a book chronicling James’ celebrated return to the Cleveland...
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