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Miami Heat vs. Chicago Bulls Game Recap: Heat’s Fourth-Quarter Rally Falls Short

(Chicago, IL) — For the second time this season, three-time NBA champion Dwyane Wade faced off against his former team, the Miami Heat. And for the second time this season, Wade came away victorious, as he and Jimmy Butler sealed this one late to beat Miami, 105-100. The Heat played the Bulls close the entire night, but still trailed for most of the game. After tying it up at 55...
Via Heat Nation
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra on sitting Hassan Whiteside: ‘This league is for competitors only’

By Darryn Albert. Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside was benched for a notable portion of the team’s lopsided 114-84 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, and head coach Erik Spoelstra bluntly explained why afterwards. “If he does not dominate at the rim, in the paint, we don’t have a chance to win,” Spoelstra said of Whiteside, who he yanked early in the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Can the Miami Heat trade for a disgruntled John Wall?

The discontent of John Wall could open the way for a Miami Heat move. Déjà vu is about to hit the Miami Heat in the worse way. To most that would mean the portion of the schedule where reunions go down with LeBron James in Cleveland and Dwyane Wade in Chicago. More importantly, though, is […] Can the Miami Heat trade for a disgruntled John Wall? - All U Can Heat - All U Can Heat...
Via All U Can Heat
12 hours ago

Game Preview: Heat head to Chicago for rematch against Dwyane Wade

Miami has now lost four games in a row and must now face Dwyane Wade on the road. The Miami Heat (7-16) dressed the NBA minimum eight players last night in their blowout loss to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers and must now face another former member of the Big 3 when they visit Dwyane Wade and the Chicago Bulls (12-10) tonight. Miami hung around in the first half last...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
15 hours ago

Cavs decimate Heat 114-84

Despite playing a solid first half, the Heat collapsed down the line allowing Cleveland to completely take over. The Heat played well in the first half, but were just unable to maintain the same level of play in the second. This lead to Cleveland completely blowing the doors open in the third and leaving Miami in too big a hole to climb out of. See how it all went down below: ...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
1 day ago

Miami Heat: The good and the bad of Hassan Whiteside

Hassan Whiteside signed a huge contract extension this offseason to remain with the Miami Heat. We examine his play thus far.  Early on July 1st of this past summer, the first day players and teams could agree to terms on new deals, Hassan Whiteside came to a relatively quick decision about where he would be playing. […] Miami Heat: The good and the bad of Hassan Whiteside -...
Via All U Can Heat
1 day ago

Game Preview: Heat stumble into Cleveland to face Cavs

The Miami Heat are hurting, have dropped three in a row and now face the East-leading and defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers. When the Miami Heat face the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, it won’t have the same aura as it has the last few seasons. That’s because there’s really nobody left to create any type of familiarity between LeBron and the Heat. In fact, not one...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
1 day ago

Chris Bosh likely to wait until next season to try comeback

Miami Heat All-Star Chris Bosh remains sidelined after his second bout with blood clots in as many years. There’s been a lot going on behind the scenes regarding Bosh and his team. While Miami surely is concerned over Bosh’s health and how that might equate to a return to the court, it also has to take into account the financial situation here. The Heat appear to be in rebuilding...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hassan Whiteside stares down Knicks player after dunk

It’s clear if there’s history between Hassan Whiteside and Justin Holiday, but it sure looked like that was the case during Tuesday night’s Knicks-Heat game. Whiteside hauled in an offensive rebound, and threw down a powerful dunk over Holiday, who also fouled him on the play. Before going to shoot his free throw, though, he gave Holiday a mean staredown. This embed...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Short-handed Heat struggle in 2nd half of loss to Knicks

MIAMI (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony matched a season high with 35 points, and the New York Knicks beat the injury-ravaged Miami Heat 114-103 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.Kristaps Porzingis had 14 points and 12 rebounds for New York, which is three games over .500 for the first time since the end of the 2012-13 season. The Knicks lost Derrick Rose to back spasms in...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Study Shows Miami Heat Fans Amongst Most Loyal in NBA

The Miami Heat may not be on top of the NBA world like it once was, but that hasn’t deterred its fan base from supporting the team. Despite holding a 7-12 record thus far in the 2016-17 season, a study conducted by SmartAsset proves Heat fans are still the sixth most die-hard supporters in the NBA. As a point of reference, the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers were rated to...
Via Heat Nation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dragic scores 27 as Heat hold on for 111-110 win over Jazz

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Goran Dragic scored 27 points and the Miami Heat continued to play better on the road with a 111-110 victory over the Utah Jazz on Thursday night. James Johnson scored a season-high 24 points off the bench and Wayne Ellington added 17 for the Heat, who have five of their seven wins on the road. The Jazz had the ball with 3.9 seconds remaining and Gordon Hayward...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Dion Waiters to Miss at Least Two Weeks With Pectineus Tear

The Miami Heat‘s injury problems aren’t going away any time soon. Just one day after the Heat announced that Dion Waiters and Justise Winslow would miss the Heat’s three-game road trip, the team has revealed that Waiters has suffered a Pectineus tear and will re-evaluated in two weeks. INJURY UPDATE: MRI results reveal G Dion Waiters has suffered a Pectineus tear...
Via Heat Nation
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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