| Apr 29, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: Did the Heat miss the boat on Billy Donovan? You know he's close with Pat Riley, and if the Heat eventually decide to make a move, they would have wound up moving too late. He's the perfect Pat guy. -- Donnie.
A: I know there is a great respect there...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:36 AM
For Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, the past few summers have been about survival.
He's toured the world, playing in Las Vegas, China and Lebanon just so he could land a roster spot on an NBA team. Now with what appears to be a more permanent home,...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:52 AM
Retired NBA star and Miami Heat assistant coach Juwan Howard finally appears to have a buyer for his three-bedroom, 3,080-square-foot unit in Trump Tower in River North.
On Tuesday, Howard's 53rd-floor unit went under contract. He listed the unit in...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: If I'm the Heat, Hassan Whiteside gets a DNP next game. Enough already. -- Faye.
A: I think the league will take that decision out of the hands of Erik Spoelstra and Pat Riley. He got off unexpectedly easy for last Monday's skirmish with the Suns'...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:07 PM
Dwyane Wade has endured several challenges throughout his playing career.
None, however, can match the task of being the primary leader for the Miami Heat this season, especially a team with so many young players and new faces. Wade called it "my...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 9:57 PM
VALPARAISO — In order to take the next step in its attempt to make the NCAA tournament, Valparaiso will have to complete a three-game season sweep of Cleveland State.
The No. 4 seed Vikings downed No. 5 Detroit 70-53 in Friday night's second...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 8:12 PM
Observations from Wednesday night's 93-90 overtime victory over the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center:
-- The Bill Walker Game!
-- (I mean the Henry Walker Game!)
-- Heck, it could have been the Henry Winkler Game.
-- This was one the Heat could...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:43 AM
The answer to where the Miami Heat are headed could come as early as Saturday, with the Heat resuming their schedule with a back-to-back set that opens Friday at Madison Square Garden against New York Knicks and continues with a Saturday home game against...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:02 AM
The last time Tim Hardaway coached, he was a father first.
This time, the former Miami Heat guard has made the craft a professional priority.
And he's having a blast, finding a calling nearly as fulfilling as those step-back 3-pointers with the Heat...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 4:59 PM
Hassan Whiteside knew his never-ending journey had ended last Nov. 23 upon answering his cell phone while making a sandwich in Iowa. He didn't hear his agent's voice on the other end, as expected from the number.
Will Smith instead was singing "Miami."...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:40 AM
After games, Hassan Whiteside can have dinner with a Hall of Famer.
During practices, he receives instructions from one of the league's most fundamental post players.
It's safe to say Whiteside is in the perfect position to develop as a player. His...