| Jun 9, 2013
| 7:23 PM
The Miami Heat throttled the San Antonio Spurs, 103-84, to even their best of seven series at one in the NBA Finals.
But you knew that. Come on, no way the Heat were going to lose two in a row to the Spurs. The Internet would have blown up. And maybe...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert has been fined $75,000 by the NBA for using a gay slur during his postgame news conference Saturday night.
Hibbert responded "no homo" to a question after the Pacers' 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat forced a...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Chris "Birdman" Andersen will be grounded for one game after the NBA suspended the Heat power forward for his part in an altercation with Pacers power forward Tyler Hansbrough in Game 5 Thursday night in Miami.
In announcing the suspension, Stu Jackson,...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:53 PM
Jerry Reinsdorf is 77, going on 40. He wasn't joking when he told a friend he is planning to serve as host when the 2033 All-Star Game comes to U.S. Cellular Field, commemorating the first one at Comiskey Park in 1933.
But I'm not sure about that. It...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:25 PM
It would be David Stern's worst Dwightmare.
And the Orlando Magic's dream come true.
The Indiana Pacers vs. the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals.
And if there is a basketball god up there in hoops heaven, it should happen.
| Jun 22, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Pat Riley held his tongue. One, because it was neither the time, nor the place.
But he also has a point, even if it is a point in his best interest.
For all the concern amid the NBA playoffs about flopping and flagrant fouls, about video...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Yes, you can wish it to all go away until the 2014 offseason. And, yes, there is plenty to be said about that with the NBA playoffs and the Miami Heat's season getting down to critical mass.
But it's not going away, and it certainly isn't going...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:54 AM
(Published June, 2012)
The Miami Heat don't just battle on the basketball court. There are some serious fashion wars being waged as well.
Think hot pink pants. Fake glasses. Sweet suits.
And fashion stylists who plan for the season as much as...
| May 10, 2013
| 10:44 AM
En un partido físico, marcado por las faltas técnicas y las expulsiones, el Heat de Miami aplastó el miércoles a los Bulls de Chicago, 115-78, para igualar a una victoria por bando su semifinal de la conferencia Este de la NBA.
El tercer juego de la...
| May 11, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Yes, it is time for the yearly one-word rant now that the NBA has bestowed all of its annual individual awards: Why?
Actually, more to the point, the issue should be: When?
As much as anything, it is the Coach of the Year balloting, or,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:54 AM
David Stern will not need to be given a gold watch.
The Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs have presented the retiring commissioner with a memorable going-away gift: an NBA Finals for the ages.
The carnival barker always comes out in Stern when he...
| Apr 30, 2013
He is smart. He is a Stanford man.
He is strong and he is aggressive. At 7 feet, 255 pounds, he led the NBA in personal fouls in 2004-2005.
He is a veteran of 12 seasons, six teams, two NBA Finals, a teammate known for his commitment to his group's...