| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Q: Ira, I know that Erik Spoelstra likes to slow-cook rookies, but with the lack of shooting-guard depth requiring Mario Chalmers to play some two, do you see Shabazz Napier getting regular minutes? -- Luis.
A: First, there is plenty of time for the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:19 PM
It was during the Heat's playoff run, while Son No. 2 was making excuses for a speeding ticket, that in a parental fit of exasperation I said, "You have to own your mistake."
It immediately hit me: That was Erik Spoelstra's line. It was a thought the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James delivered his message loud and clear, without actually saying a word.
He's willing to leave Miami, if that's what it will take to win more championships. And what happens next will likely be up to not just the Heat, but...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Q: I know it's not ideal, but do you think Erik Spoelstra will insert Birdman into the starting lineup? I think it's asking too much of Chris Bosh to not only score 20-plus per game but also be responsible for anchoring the defense. -- Kevin.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 3:45 PM
NEW YORK — If Shabazz Napier was antsy on draft night, so was Pat Riley. The Heat kept trying to work a trade to move up in the NBA draft and get Napier but could not find a willing partner.
Riley, the Heat's president, later used the word...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Parece un fórmula cruel, pero al mismo tiempo lógica y sencilla. El más aristotélico de todos los silogismos.
En el ultra competitivo mercado de la NBA, menos es sinónimo de más y viceversa.
Pero, ¡cuidado!..Más y sus correlativos pueden resultar...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:20 AM
El rey del baloncesto LeBron James ya no va a reinar en Miami. Regresa a casa.
James informó en un artículo a Sports Illustrated que dejará al Miami Heat y regresará al equipo donde inició su carrera, los Cleveland Clinic.
Tras días de incertidumbre,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:28 PM
LeBron James is now officially listed as a free agent.
He can choose to remain with the Miami Heat and sign a new contract.
Or he can shop himself around to each and every NBA team once the NBA free agency period begins on July 1.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Move over, Carmelo. NBA free agency just got a lot more interesting.
LeBron James has informed the Miami Heat he will opt out of the final two years of his contract, the team confirmed Tuesday. This places the NBA's best player into the open market on...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 11:02 PM
LeBron James' body held up just fine. So did his playmaking in the final minutes.
He continually scored during a sublime third quarter, then let his teammates make the baskets that pushed the Miami Heat past the San Antonio Spurs, 98-96, in Game 2 of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:24 PM
Finally someone (Steve Coburn) had the guts to say out loud how ridiculous it is to let horses who have not raced in the Derby and the Preakness to run in what is the hardest of the three races. What does it prove except that a well-rested horse has a...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:33 PM
The Miami Heat spent Thursday night at AmericanAirlines Arena running on fumes in Game 4 of the NBA Finals, now one loss to the San Antonio Spurs from turning past tense when it comes to being NBA champions.
“They played great,” Heat Coach...