| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:08 PM
By the end, the patience had run thin, razor thin.
The patience with a teammate who wasn't there for 28 games during the regular season.
The patience with a center who at times came up small.
The patience for a coach who ran the same defensive...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 6:37 PM
The triple-double that LeBron James recorded Monday night has been erased.
Instead of the 32 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists he apparently had in the Cleveland Cavaliers' victory over the New Orleans Pelicans, he now officially had 32 points, 11...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Q: Ira, I don't know if Danny Granger and Josh McRoberts are more Greg Oden or Mike Miller? Do the Heat sign healthy free agents? -- Steve, Miami.
A: They sign players they believe eventually can contribute. With Miller, even after his initial injury...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Clearly the Heat need help, when Dwyane Wade is out. There is just not enough depth. I don't expect Chris Bosh to stay in a slump, but the team can't hit a free throw to save their lives. I thought the James Ennis played well enough to give him more...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Norris Cole for Dion Waiters. Beneficial for both teams. Good backup at shooting guard for the Heat, plus more and consistent minutes for Shabazz Napier. Would you go for it if you were to decide for Miami? How about if for Cavs? Is this possible? --...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:41 AM
The other injury updates have been pretty much straightforward: Dwyane Wade was waiting out a strained left hamstring, Norris Cole is playing through a dislocated left middle finger, Chris Andersen will be out a while with a sprained right ankle.
| Oct 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the East (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 33-49.
Coming: Coach David Blatt, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Mike Miller, Shawn Marion, Brendan Haywood, James Jones.
Going: Coach Mike...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:48 PM
There was a level of comfort at the position for the Miami Heat the past four years.
With names like Ray Allen, Shane Battier, James Jones and Mike Miller, it was a given the Heat would have more than enough shooters from beyond the 3-point line. Now...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 10:06 AM
And so it begins, on an October afternoon, with ABC/ESPN letting us know there will be wall-to-wall LeBron James-reunion talk on Christmas.
In announcing their plans for the upcoming season, the networks noted that their NBA Countdown show will air live...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:45 AM
They know LeBron isn't coming back, but Ramezy Roque and his girlfriend, Virginia Paris, still wear a Miami Heat jersey with No. 6 on the front and "James" on the back. James has earned that respect, Roque says.
"We wouldn't have those two NBA...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 4:19 PM
— The attention and scrutiny remain for new Cleveland Cavaliers Mike Miller and James Jones.
The similarities end there.
Miller and Jones say there is no comparison of their current situation to playing with the Miami Heat in 2010. Jones...