| 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Geno Auriemma's favorite player of all-time is Walt Frazier. He loved the way Frazier played on both ends of the basketball court. He loved the way he won championships. Most of all, Frazier did it with the undeniable cool that made a young guy from...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 4:52 PM
Everything was great for the Miami Heat until they moved onto the basketball portion of the program.
Now the worst thing imaginable is happening.
"We're not having fun at all," sayeth LeBron James.
Judging from LeBron's long face, there's not much...
| May 18, 2012
| 12:51 AM
In a move to get the hometown crowd excited about the Indiana Pacers in their first home game against the Miami Heat in round two, the Pacers followed the motto of most playoff teams these days and draped every chair at Bankers Life Fieldhouse with a free...
| May 23, 2012
| 12:12 AM
MIAMI - There were no pleading of the fifth or asking for forgiveness from either party-even when the accused became the victim.
Sitting in this peculiar position at American Airlines Arena on Tuesday evening was Tyler Hansbrough, the Pacers guard who...
| May 19, 2011
| 9:23 AM
For all the stuff that would make you sick as a Bulls fan from Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals, the pathetic attempt at self-importance by Heat valet Erik Spoelstra would be on the list.
The subject was the performance of Heat center Udonis...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The basketball gets tossed up Tuesday night for Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Miami, and anything happens next. Everything happens, actually. The previous five games tell us that. Miracles? Meltdowns? Heartache? Heartstrings?
That's the beauty of a sports...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:04 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — Erik Spoelstra does not want to help this story. There's a reason. He doesn't embrace fame. He finds no value in headlines. He's had enough written about him already, he seems to say.
For the past 30 minutes Monday afternoon, he...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Is Dwyane Wade still whining to the refs from Game 1 or has he launched an early crybaby offensive for Game 2?
I tweeted that question Tuesday, and the most common response was any combination of “Yes,’’ “Both,’’...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 4:12 PM
June 12. That was the last time the Miami Heat were on the court in full uniform (Thursday's scrimmage was played in practice jerseys). It also was the last time the Heat played a regulation game at AmericanAirlines Arena (exiting with their season-...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 4:12 PM
The Heat are just getting started, with Sunday's exhibition opener the first step toward the goal of a return visit to the NBA Finals. And while most teams and coaches say they don't look back, that isn't necessarily the case for this season's Heat. In...