| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:19 PM
Q: Packing the paint is the new defensive strategy against the Heat. -- Mark.
A: I agree that non-Henry Walker floor-spacers have to be a priority in the offseason. So much of what the Heat did/do is based on spacing the floor with the type of 3-point...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 4:40 PM
Heat guard Dwyane Wade is content with not having a vote in this year's ballot for the league's most valuable player.
If he did, however, his pick would be Houston Rockets guard James Harden.
"Right now, I would say James Harden," Wade said before...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 6:34 PM
HARTFORD — For however long it lasts, UConn's ride in the NIT will be a chance to experiment and develop players who will be returning next season.
But the Huskies will also be part of a larger experiment: two significant rules changes aimed at...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: So if Hassan Whiteside is running into three or four defenders when he rolls on pick and rolls, someone is open right? And the open player doesn't have to take a 3-point shot. -- Stuart.
A: First, the 3-point shot is the right shot in that situation,...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: The Heat spent all of their time in practice thinking of new, innovative ways to turn the ball over again. -- Francis.
A: Some of the stuff Friday was unreal. At a time when the passes have to be crisp and the ball movement definitive, the Heat...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 8:27 AM
The high point of the week for Miami Heat forward Henry Walker came on Friday morning.
A few hours later, the low point occurred.
Walker was signed for the remainder of the season in the morning before completing one of his worst shooting efforts of...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 9:47 AM
HOUSTON - Felicidad doble la que tuvo el alero estrella LeBron James en la jornada de la NBA al conseguir la victoria con su equipo de los Cavaliers de Cleveland y además convertirse en el nuevo líder de asistencias de todos los tiempos.
Mientras que en...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:51 PM
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The year was 1962, and Yale coach James Jones doesn't want to hear about it.
"I don't listen," Jones said Friday night after his Bulldogs stopped Harvard, 62-52, at Lavietes Pavilion to grab a share of the Ivy League title....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 8:15 AM
"Ref you s---! Ref you s---!"
It has become the common, crass and churlish chant at just about every close NBA game, thousands of referees in the stands believing they could do it better.
Now the league, in effect, has given them the opportunity to...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 6:57 AM
Yes, that was Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra as (sort-of) Michael Jackson during Tuesday night's South Beach Battioke fundraiser at the Fillmore theatre in Miami Beach.
And yes, that was Spoelstra alongside girlfriend Nikki Sapp making his (and her)...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 2:06 AM
For the first time in Battioke history, party host Shane Battier is out to win the celebrity-strewn charity karaoke event March 3 at the Fillmore Miami Beach. This time, Battier says, it's personal.
Are you listening, Kobe?
Asked for the No. 1 smack-...