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Chris Bosh on Return: ‘Nothing Was Taken Away From Me, I’ve Only Gained’

Chris Bosh made a successful return last night in the Miami Heat’s preseason opener versus the Charlotte Hornets. It was his first NBA game in nearly eight months since suffering a serious blood clots ailment that ended his season and caused serious risk to his life. The veteran big man ended up scoring a team-high 14 points and made his first three shots from the field in the...
Via Heat Nation
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

100 Best NBA Players- Miami Heat

(Feb. 27, 2015 – Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Senior Writer at Hoopstuff… With the season rapidly approaching, I’ve compiled a list of the NBA’s top 100 players. The following is a breakdown of where the Miami Heat players ranked: SG Dwyane Wade (Rank: 17th) Wade is no longer in his prime, with his days of terrorizing the league...
Via HoopStuff
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat vs. Charlotte Hornets Preseason Game Recap: Heat Drop Preseason Opener

(Miami, FL) — The Miami Heat opened up their 2015-16 preseason campaign on a down note by falling 90-77 to the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday night at American Airlines Arena. Four members of the Heat finished in double figures for scoring, led by the returning Chris Bosh with 14, who also led the squad with seven rebounds, while Goran Dragic dished out a game-high six assists. Top...
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Gerald Green throws down windmill dunk vs Hornets (Video)

Gerald Green is quickly becoming comfortable as a new member of the Miami Heat, scoring 12 points off the bench during Sunday's NBA preseason game against Charlotte. The highlight of Green's night was a fourth quarter fast break basket off a defensive steal, finishing with a windmill dunk that excited the home crowd. Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. ...
Via Holdout Sports
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Justise Winslow skies for soaring slam dunk against Hornets

One of the more intriguing rookies from this year’s draft class has to be Miami Heat’s Justise Winslow and during tonight’s preseason game against Charlotte, he showed off his aerial abilities. Nearing the end of the second quarter of play, Winslow was able to come up with a steal and took flight for a one-handed slam dunk: That was very impressive, Justise! *** Winslow slam...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
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Heat to host 'Red, White & Pink' game Oct. 15

MIAMI -- The Miami HEAT announced today that it will host the HEAT "Red, White & Pink" Game presented by Baptist Health Breast Center at Miami Cancer Institute--an open scrimmage that will include the current 2015-16 roster--on Thursday, October 15th beginning at 7:00 p.m. at AmericanAirlines Arena. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. The first 5,000 HEAT fans in attendance will receive...
Via Fox Sports Florida
2 days ago  |  Discuss

James Ennis Says He’s Fixed His Shooting Form and Ball Handling

Despite enduring some severe struggles during his time on the Miami Heat’s summer league team in Las Vegas, forward James Ennis has regained his confidence after taking a careful assessment of what went wrong during those fateful two weeks. The Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson recounted how Ennis’ brutal performance over seven games, which included shooting 29.7 percent from the...
Via Heat Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Hassan Whiteside (calf) sitting out Heat practice

There's no reason ever to push an injury in training camp, especially once you've already gotten the NBA 2K16 rating you've been clamoring for, for the past year. And thus, Hassan Whiteside sits on the bench while his teammates get acquainted with each other.Here's more from Jason Lieser of the Palm Beach Post:The team held Hassan Whiteside out of Friday morning’s practice with...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Heat's Amar'e Stoudemire do his best Michael Jackson impression

Even though most NBA teams had their media day on Monday, some of the goofy goodness that took place when the cameras were on is just now leaking out. After all, teams use the day to film many of their in-game promos for the upcoming season, so there's a wide variety of video to choose from.Say you're in a musical mood, for example. In that case, you can check out Miami Heat big...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Helpful dolphin retrieves a Miami Heat dancer's iPhone from the bottom of the ocean (VIDEO)

Talk about a dolphin with some slick moves. This bottle-nosed Romeo showed why he's all mammal and no fish. Miami Heat dancer Teressa Cee had left her phone with a friend on a boat while diving with dolphins off the coast of the Bahamas, but he accidentally dropped the device into the ocean. Not to worry, dolphin Cacique saw the phone sink and dived to the bottom of the...
Via The Other Paper
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra on Dwyane Wade: I still see ‘a force of nature’

Dwyane Wade’s best basketball days are in the past, but Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra still believes the 11-time All-Star will have a big impact on the 2015-16 team—especially when it matters the most. According to Manny Navarro of The Miami Herald, Spoelstra said he has a plan to maximize Wade’s abilities while remaining cognizant of his limitations. “This is not...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Former No. 2 pickMichael Beasley headed back overseas

Michael Beasley hasn't had a consistent role with an NBA team since he came off the bench for the Suns in 2012-13. It appears that trend is going to continue into this year. From Sportando: Beasley averaged 8.8 points and 3.7 rebounds per game, though he only played in 24 contests for the Heat last season. Somehow, more than seven years removed from hearing his name called second...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwyane Wade Rocks Fanny Pack, Chain, Lip Syncs ‘This Is How We Do It’

South Central does it like nobody does. Dwyane Wade is living proof. The Miami Heat star had a bit of fun at media day this week when he rocked a pretty sweet fanny pack, gold chain, backwards hat and sunglasses and lip synced the theme song of 90s frat houses every, “This Is How We Do It.” .@DwyaneWade shows everyone how we do it at #HEATMediaDay —...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh says he is off blood thinners, ready for contact

    Chris Bosh is no longer on blood thinners as he ramps up for the new NBA season. Bosh missed the second half of last season after being diagnosed with blood clots. He was put on blood thinners to combat the matter, and he says he is off of them now and cleared for full contact. “I am released and ready for contact,” Bosh said Thursday via the South Florida Sun Sentinel...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Pat Riley marks 20 years with the Miami Heat

September 2015 marks Pat Riley’s twentieth year with the Miami Heat. Riley celebrated the anniversary earlier this month with Miami Heat owner Micky Arison, who bought the team twenty years ago. He is by far the longest tenured executive in the NBA, with a five-year gap between him and second place Mitch Kupchak of the Los Angeles Lakers. Riley has a lot to show for those twenty...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James hangs with Heat players in Miami

While it’s more a case of much ado about nothing than anything else — but will likely cause pangs of regret to shoot through the hearts of Miami Heat fans, Hassan Whiteside posted a photograph on Instagram of LeBron James hanging with several Heat players, including himself and fellow former “Big Three” members Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, with Mario Chalmers rounding out...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra, girlfriend Nikki Sapp are engaged

    Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra revealed on Wednesday that he recently got engaged to longtime girlfriend Nikki Sapp. Spoelstra and Sapp, a former Heat dancer, have been dating for more than two years. Spoelstra dropped the big news just before wrapping up his interview with Izzy and Ethan on 790 The Ticket. “The coolest thing I did this summer, without a doubt, I got...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh dominates ‘Late Late Show’ staff in game of 1-on-30 (Video)

Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh allowed opponents to shoot 55.3 percent at the rim against him last season. But based on his appearance on CBS’ “The Late Late Show with James Corden” on Wednesday night, you’d think that number would be a lot closer to triple zeroes. The two-time NBA champion challenged the entire show’s staff to a friendly game of 1-on-30 and proceeded to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat owner proposing Miami Vice-type uniforms to fans

Maybe this is just a fun gag, but Miami Heat owner Micky Arison appears to be toying with the idea of suiting his team up in highlighter-style uniforms this upcoming season that were inspired by the show “Miami Vice.” Arison used his Instagram account to put these bad boys out there for fans to peruse with the caption: “If u would like to see @Adidas produce these jerseys...
Via Sportsnaut
August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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