HEAT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Josh McRoberts opts in to final year of Heat contract

With McRoberts on the team’s payroll, the Heat may now look to trade or waive the oft-injured player. Josh McRoberts exercised his $6 million player option for next season, the final year of the contract he signed with the Miami Heat in the summer of 2014, according to the Sun-Sentinel’s Ira Winderman. Heat fans have good reason to express frustration with McRoberts. He’s appeared...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
2 hours ago

Heat, Bosh nearing agreement to shed salary cap space

The NBA and player’s union got involved because of the impending new collective bargaining agreement. The South Florida Sun-Sentinel’s Ira Winderman reported today that the Miami Heat and Chris Bosh are “moving close on a resolution” that will allow the Heat to waive Bosh and remove his salary from the Heat’s payroll. Winderman said that the NBA and the National Basketball...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
2 hours ago

Report: Chris Bosh, Heat close to resolving situation

The long-standing conflict between the Miami Heat and Chris Bosh reportedly is close to being resolved.The South Florida Sun Sentinel’s Ira Winderman reports that the Heat, NBA and NBAPA are working on a deal that would allow Bosh to receive the full payout of the remaining $53.1 million he is owed on his current contract with the Heat without having the money count against Miami’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Josh McRoberts to exercise option, remain with the Miami Heat

As expected, Josh McRoberts will exercise his option and remain with the Miami Heat to play out the final year of his contract. Josh McRoberts will be with the Miami Heat for one more season, according to the Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson. Agent Mike Conley told me a few hours ago that Josh McRoberts, as […] Josh McRoberts to exercise option, remain with the Miami Heat - All U...
Via All U Can Heat
3 hours ago

30 Years of Heat: All-Time All Player Countdown #184-181

Today’s countdown features Bobby Jones, Luther Head, Jim Rowinski, and Kevin Pritchard. 184. Bobby Jones Bobby Jones is a 6'7" small forward from Compton, CA. Born on January 9th, 1984, he played collegiately with the University of Washington, appearing in four seasons and averaging 10 points and five boards over his career. After graduating with the Class of 2006. The Minnesota...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
12 hours ago

What would it take for the Heat to move up in the NBA Draft?

How high up in the NBA Draft would a package of the No. 14 pick, and one of Justise Winslow, Josh Richardson or Tyler Johnson, get the Miami Heat? By not tanking, the Miami Heat took themselves out of the running for a pick at the top of the NBA Draft lottery. But what if […] What would it take for the Heat to move up in the NBA Draft? - All U Can Heat - All U Can Heat - A Miami...
Via All U Can Heat
14 hours ago

Miami Heat: Josh Richardson 2016-17 season review

Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Miami Heat: Push made to draft Clint Capela over Shabazz Napier in 2014

Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Richard Jefferson hits back at Bradley Beal for saying Cavs didn’t want to play Wizards

Richard Jefferson is putting these young bloods in place.Earlier this week, Bradley Beal, whose Washington Wizards dropped their Round 2 playoff series against the Boston Celtics in seven games, did some chirping at Jefferson’s Cleveland Cavaliers, who are now playing the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals.“Cleveland didn’t want to see us,” Beal said to CSN Mid-Atlantic’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat's Erik Spoelstra named finalist for Coach of the Year

Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat: 5 options for pick No. 14 in 2017 NBA Draft

Via FOX Sports
4 days ago

Chris Bosh sued by adult film company over rented mansion

Miami Heat star Chris Bosh is being sued by an adult film company. Don’t worry, it’s not what you think.According to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ, Bosh and his wife Adrienne are being sued by the creators of the adult film company X-Art over the condition of the couple’s mansion. Colette and Brigham Field, who run X-Art, claim they rented the mansion in Dec. 2016 and put down...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Sportswriting needs more articles like this one by Dion Waiters

Sports writing has a lot of boring stories with PR-packaged quotes about people who are uninteresting other than the fact that they play a sport well.Then there’s this gem, by Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters, entitled “The NBA Is Lucky I’m Home Doing Damn Articles.”It is as tremendous as you might imagine. It’s essentially about Waiters’ life and his personality. Some...
Via The Comeback
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Riley nearly wrote Dan Gilbert-like letter when LeBron left Heat

Miami Heat president Pat Riley almost made a huge mistake in July of 2014 upon hearing the news that LeBron James was leaving the organization to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. And it involved almost writing an angry letter about the situation, much like Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert famously did when James took his talents to South Beach four years earlier.Riley, in an expansive...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Since Joining the Miami Heat, Dion Waiters Has Gotten Crazy Jacked

When Dion Waiters signed a two-year deal with the Miami Heat last summer, no one was sure how'd he pan out. Waiters had developed a reputation as a streaky shooter, and one whose shot selection was akin to receiving a 7-2 hand every deal in Texas Hold Em'—the worst. But in his first season in South Beach, Waiters blossomed. He posted career highs in field goal percentage (42...
Via Stack
April 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Why Erik Spoelstra is the real Coach of the Year

At this time three seasons ago, the Miami Heat were gearing up for another deep playoff run, which eventually resulted in their fourth consecutive finals appearance. Despite their sustained success, head coach Erik Spoelstra was often overlooked on a team that featured perhaps the most star-studded lineup the association had ever seen.This season, Spoelstra is a prime candidate for...
Via The Sports Quotient
April 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra delivers heartfelt presser after Heat miss playoffs

Erik Spoelstra could not hide his extreme disappointment over the Miami Heat missing the playoffs during his post-game presser Wednesday night. That notion became plainly evident given how long it took the Heat head coach to actually start talking.A devastated Spoelstra took to the podium and needed nearly 30 seconds to compose himself before addressing just how close the Heat came...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Cavs fall out of No. 1 seed after overtime loss to Heat

The Cleveland Cavaliers no longer control their own destiny for the No. 1 seed in the East.They were in the driver’s seat Monday against the Heat with a 14-point lead late in the third quarter. Even after Miami came back to force overtime, Cleveland had its chance in OT down 124-121 with 13.6 seconds left. But those 13.6 seconds didn’t go so well: It’s of course worth noting...
Via The Comeback
April 10, 2017  |  Discuss

The Miami Heat's Johnson And Johnson Connection

The Miami Heat might just be be this year’s Cinderella team. Things were grave as the team started 11-30, especially in the wake of Heat legend Dwyane Wade leaving the team and champion Chris Bosh being ruled out indefinitely.  Since their atrocious start, however, the Heat have caught fire. They went on a blistering 13-game win streak from Jan. 17 to Feb. 10 and are now battling...
Via The Sports Quotient
April 10, 2017  |  Discuss

LeBron edited ‘Coming Home’ essay in front of D-Wade?

A new book suggests LeBron James worked on his  “Coming Home” essay in front of longtime friend and then-teammate Dwyane Wade during a flight on a private plane.Brian Windhorst and Dave McMenamin, who are about as plugged in on all things LeBron currently in the media, will soon release “Return of the King,” a book chronicling James’ celebrated return to the Cleveland...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 07, 2017  |  Discuss
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