| Jun 16, 2013
| 9:18 PM
Sometimes you forget how long it's been.
The preseason trip to China. The midseason pressure to pursue the NBA's all-time winning streak. The bruising and grinding against the Chicago Bulls in the second round and against the Indiana Pacers in the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Hey, South Florida, who needs the Super Bowl and the NFL's stadium whining — we've got a monopoly on the NBA Finals!
For the third straight year, the Heat are playing for an NBA title. And in fickle, bandwagon-hopping South Florida, nothing...
| May 12, 2013
This month couldn't be better-timed for collage artist Erika King. While the Miami Heat boys are busy sharp-shooting in the NBA playoffs, her commemorative photo-collages of LeBron, Wade, Bosh and other ballers are on display at Miami Beach's Williams...
| May 5, 2013
| 5:16 PM
MIAMI — For a televised half-hour, it seemed less a Most Valuable Player presentation than an Academy Award ceremony. Heat teammates and coaches, live and on video, congratulated LeBron James' game, celebrated his name.
James then stood in a...
| May 6, 2013
| 2:49 AM
By the time I made it to the Spectrum for the first time in 1978, Philadelphia's first modern indoor sports arena was anything but.
Gum and dried food stuck under and on the seats, floors were tacky and it had an ambience more fitting for a vampire...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Besides the ring, besides the parade, besides the constant acclaim, here's what you also get with a championship in sports: credibility. And when you win it all twice in a row, as the Heat now have done, that doubles the weird alchemy of credibility and...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 3:53 PM
The preseason portion of the playoffs is over.
It was a challenge so soft that it did not even require Dwyane Wade or anything close to the best of the Heat for Sunday's sweep-completing 88-77 victory.
For their next act, the Bucks will now...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Amid this third consecutive trip to the NBA Finals, and with increasingly punitive salary-cap and luxury-tax penalties about to kick in from the new collective-bargaining agreement, the question becomes how the Miami Heat will be able to sustain their...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:50 PM
LeBron James, who left Cleveland for more help, who came to the Heat for nights like Sunday when teammates carried him for a change, knows it's still about the Big Three, about Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh producing beside him.
"We've got to get them into...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 9:18 PM
It would have been easy to make it about No. 6.
And LeBron James certainly did his part in Monday night's 99-76 on-to-the-NBA-Finals victory over the Indiana Pacers at AmericanAirlines Arena.
But the Miami Heat have appreciated from the moment...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 4:21 PM
What: Eclipse Award Week at Gulfstream
When: Tuesday, Jan. 15 - Sunday, Jan. 20
Where: Gulfstream Park
Sunday, Jan. 13-18: Silent auction for travel, art and sports enthusiasts. Featured items include tickets to the U.S. Open, tickets, airfare and...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Sports championships don't happen every day, year or decade (or generation, in the case of the Miami Dolphins), so when they do come along, you have to savor them. Enjoy this moment, South Florida. The Heat and LeBron James won......