| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Good morning, Ira. Does Heat management want Ray Allen back? Are they reaching out to him? He closed on a home during the season, and I got the feeling he liked South Florida. Could he be in a Heat uniform next season? -- Cheryl, Fort Lauderdale.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: So Cleveland gets Kevin Love and we get Reggie Williams? We are done here. Nothing left to see. I guess one Williams, in Shawne Williams, is not enough. -- Julio.
A: This is what life is like at the minimum. The Heat's hope clearly is that they...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:33 PM
LeBron James got his man.
Minnesota and Cleveland on Thursday reached an agreement in principle on a deal that will send Timberwolves All-Star power forward Kevin Love to the Cavaliers to join James and All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving in what...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:05 PM
It was a reunion precluded in Miami. So that had James Jones and Mike Miller instead talking in Cleveland about resuming the championship chase together.
The two were introduced Wednesday as Cleveland Cavaliers teammates, after agreeing earlier this...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 12:54 PM
The Michael Beasley reunion tour is looking more and more like a limited engagement with the Miami Heat.
ESPN reported that the offensive-minded forward had a free-agent workout Wednesday with the Los Angeles Lakers at the team's practice...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Q: Ira, kudos to Micky Arison with the classy way he addressed fans with his open letter. But I still don't understand how he could be so appreciative of "Heat Nation" and not understand how much Mike Miller meant to his team. That was a mistake, wasn't...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Once LeBron James announced, “I'm Coming Home,” to Cleveland last Friday, the free-agency floodgates opened, with the player moves coming fast and furious.
James was the Pied Piper, the one who set in motion so much change in the NBA that it...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Trevor Ariza will join the Houston Rockets as part of a three-team trade also involving the New Orleans Pelicans and Washington Wizards.
Houston will send center Omer Asik, forward Omri Casspi and cash considerations to New Orleans.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Take a look at the Cleveland Cavaliers’ website and the name LeBron James on the team’s roster.
Yes, the prodigal son has returned to Cleveland, which suddenly has made the Cavaliers 4-to-1 favorites to win the 2015 NBA championship,...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas.
Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set!
Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The dream always unfolds the same way.
Norvel Pelle is in his Long Beach home on the night of the NBA draft, watching on television with his parents, when he hears his name called. "I start crying and I look up and my mom is there with a smile on her...