| Oct 5, 2013
| 3:50 PM
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh have already made their expected statements.
No, they don't know what's going to happen when they have the right to become free agents in the offseason, or at least aren't saying.
But this is about...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:26 AM
No, he didn't. Yes, he did.
LeBron James had put himself on this runaway train once before, and his reputation nearly got run over.
But there he was Monday, back at AmericanAirlines Arena, this time as a two-time defending champion, picking up...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Sun Sentinel NBA writer Ira Winderman has covered the Miami Heat since their inception in 1988. In this piece he reflects on how he and the Heat made it through the first 25 seasons, as the two-time-defending NBA champions prepare to open training camp...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Stunning. Simply stunning. That can be the only description of the most striking aspect of Durant v. Wade.
And, no, we're not (at least not yet) talking about where Kevin Durant believes Dwyane Wade ranks in the NBA's current hierarchy.
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Shane Battier finds it humorous. That doesn't mean he also doesn't respect the challenge ahead.
But the notion of championship fatigue, one most recently offered by TNT analyst Steve Kerr amid his forecast of the Chicago Bulls coming out of the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 2:52 PM
The information superhighway is now 94 feet by 50 feet.
Erik Spoelstra's pace and space is about to become quantifiable.
Looked like a player was merely going through the motions last night? Hold on, let's go to the video data.
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Summer school tends to be a relaxed operation in the NBA.
It is why Erik Spoelstra can sit at the scorers' table while assistant Dan Craig coaches the prospects who are renting Miami Heat practice jerseys.
Monday, among the players who took...
| 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...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 11:13 PM
On one side of the Bulls locker room late Thursday night, C.J. Watson joyfully jogged his memory and came up with nothing.
On the other, a frustrated Derrick Rose racked his brain.
Neither Bulls guard could recall having a game quite like the 96-86...
| 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...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 1:36 PM
There were an unusually large number of scouts tracking the Heat during the latter stages of the preseason. Perhaps it was because of the lack of opportunity to scout in China. Perhaps it was because of Erik Spoelstra spending so much time talking about...