| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:39 AM
LeBron James can't leave Miami yet.
Sure, he can opt out of his contract with the Heat, which multiple media sources have reported he intends to do once NBA free agency starts next week.
But as far as actually taking his talents to another team, the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:23 AM
LeBron James will opt out of his contract with the Miami Heat next month, according to multiple media sources.
ESPN's Chris Broussard was the first to report that "James' agent Rich Paul has told Heat LeBron will exercise early termination option."...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Shortly before taking off for Indianapolis, Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said he was still unsure whether Chris “Birdman” Andersen would be traveling with the team for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Soon after, the team...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The San Antonio Spurs have not won five NBA championships by chance.
They have earned them the old-fashioned way -- with loyalty and lunch-bucket-to-work mentality that is rare in sports these days.
A lot of Miami fans wonder what all the hate is...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Will a Carmelo Anthony jump to the Miami Heat be good or bad for the NBA?
In today's Sports Buzz, we debate whether the Big Three - LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh - should be allowed to negotiate reducing their pay to bring in Knicks...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Heat beat writer
Heat in 6 games
This time around Dwyane Wade is healthy, while there is now concern about Tony Parker's ankle. The Heat have bristled for a year about the notion of their "luck" with Ray Allen's shot. This time, no luck,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The common complaint about the San Antonio Spurs is that they are not "sexy." And that's more of an indictment of the media, frankly, than this relatively small-market NBA franchise, which has an irritating habit of playing into the league's...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:39 PM
For the most part, the rosters are the same. The setting, cities and coaches, all unchanged.
As the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs prepare to meet in the NBA Finals again, the pervading thought is that this series is a mere continuation of last year's...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Orlando Magic could have as much as $22.7 million in available salary cap space to use this summer in free agency.
But you shouldn’t expect the Magic to make a major free-agent splash.
After wading into the “kiddie pool” last...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Once more, with healing?
The San Antonio Spurs enter their Finals rematch with the Miami Heat seeking some therapeutic redemption after their entire roster was left in need of a mental rubdown following last year's series.
Manu Ginobili couldn't...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Danny Green wasn't feeling it, no matter how sticky the Miami Heat and the heat made things.
The San Antonio Spurs guard kept missing shots for 31/2 quarters amid sweltering conditions Thursday night inside the AT&T Center, an air-conditioning...