| Oct 30, 2013
MIAMI — As Heat guard Dwyane Wade revved up an American Airlines Arena crowd still amped from the pre-game ring ceremony Tuesday night, Bulls guard Derrick Rose momentarily looked around to soak it all in before stepping onto the court.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Miami Heat weren't spying, but that doesn't mean they weren't collecting intelligence.
Ultimately, there was no need to unfasten Erik Spoelstra's open-in-case-of-emergency dossier.
But that doesn't mean plans weren't in place last...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 3:50 PM
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh have already made their expected statements.
No, they don't know what's going to happen when they have the right to become free agents in the offseason, or at least aren't saying.
But this is about...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:26 AM
No, he didn't. Yes, he did.
LeBron James had put himself on this runaway train once before, and his reputation nearly got run over.
But there he was Monday, back at AmericanAirlines Arena, this time as a two-time defending champion, picking up...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Sun Sentinel NBA writer Ira Winderman has covered the Miami Heat since their inception in 1988. In this piece he reflects on how he and the Heat made it through the first 25 seasons, as the two-time-defending NBA champions prepare to open training camp...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 1:33 PM
From the moment they posed and postured on stage on that July evening in 2010, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh stood as the focus.
Never has that been more apparent than this offseason, especially now that the Miami Heat's financial...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Officially, the title remains the same as it has been for years, "Secretary-Treasurer of the National Basketball Players Association."
But for weeks, Miami Heat forward James Jones found himself acting as a political operative, of sorts, as well....
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The Indiana Pacers and San Antonio Spurs ended their seasons shaking their heads as they exited AmericanAirlines Arena.
Had Roy Hibbert not been pulled at the end of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Pacers might never have been...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:10 PM
MIAMI – Midway through the third quarter, with the Heat's night sinking, guard Mario Chalmers said something in a time-out huddle and LeBron James jumped from his seat.
He barked in Chalmers' face. He had to be pulled back by Udonis Haslem. The...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 3:48 PM
The litmus test never was Mike Miller. A 10th man is not where lines are drawn.
Not between team president and team owner. Not between star player and his franchise future.
To compare Micky Arison proving unwilling to pay luxury tax on Mike...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:06 AM
It started last week at the Orlando Pro Summer League and assuredly will continue this coming week at the Las Vegas summer league, the speculation about LeBron James and his 2014 opt-out and what's next.
Yes, you could bury your head in the sand,...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 3:00 PM
This is a column about waste, fraud, abuse and self-destruction by U.S. Senate candidate Kendrick Meek.
I begin with how Medicare buys a wheelchair.
It does not shop prices at Amazon.com and Walmart.
It uses something called a fee schedule. As best I...