| Jul 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Hey Ira, you always hear that the truly great players make their teammates better. Now, I'm not arguing with the Heat's success with LeBron James, but do you feel that he made anyone better? Seems like, at least stat-wise, many players did worse as the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:56 AM
It seems every NBA fan has an opinion on whether the Cleveland Cavaliers should trade first-round draft pick Andrew Wiggins to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love. One big NBA fan has checked in with his thoughts: Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:28 AM
LeBron James told the Heat he would opt out of his contract and pursue free agency.
Does Derrick Rose have a phone that calls someone other than Kirk Hinrich?
Rose likes to say that he doesn’t call or text free agents in a effort to recruit...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Here are five takeaways from the San Antonio Spurs’ 111-92 victory over the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday at AmericanAirlines Arena:
1. The Spurs’ shooting in the first half was like a real-life version of the...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas.
Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set!
Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:47 AM
Maybe it’s just me, but it already feels like the Bulls are getting used by Carmelo Anthony.
There he was Sunday, Instagrammed in Air Jordan wear while seeing Paris with the Pippens, which pretty much covers the heart of the Bulls' six titles....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:30 PM
When the last college basketball season began, he was predicted by many to be the top pick in the upcoming NBA draft, and he played like it, amassing more double-doubles than all but one other freshman in NCAA Division I history.
When last season ended,...
| Jun 22, 2014
You want to know the biggest issue on the minds of South Floridians these days?
The economy? Nope.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz' cooking habits? Doubtful. Global warming? Get real.
Whether former porn star "Dave Pounder" wins a seat on the Palm Beach...
| 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 24, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The Clippers, like so many NBA teams, have had discussions about a contingency plan on how to acquire LeBron James after the All-Star forward informed the Miami Heat on Tuesday that he was opting out of his contract to become an unrestricted free agent on...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 6:11 PM
On Feb. 18, 2010, the Bulls traded John Salmons and two second-round picks to the Bucks for Joe Alexander and Hakim Warrick and their expiring contracts.
Hours later, they sent Tyrus Thomas to the Bobcats for two more expiring deals — Flip...
| May 30, 2014
| 9:02 PM
The Miami Heat became just the second franchise to win four straight Eastern Conference championships, routing the Indiana Pacers 117-92 in Game 6 of the series Friday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Heat forward LeBron James, who was coming off a...