| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Pat Riley trademarked the term three-peat back when he coached the Lakers. Now, the Heat executive is hoping to accomplish one, something even those Showtime-era teams couldn't.
In fact, only the Minneapolis Lakers from 1952-54, the Celtics with eight...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Maybe the Chicago Bulls-Miami Heat rivalry isn't dead after all.
Two days after LeBron James left the Heat to return to his home-state Cleveland Cavaliers, Luol Deng agreed to a two-year, $20 million deal with the Heat.
Deng met with Heat president...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Luol Deng has experienced both highs and lows against the Miami Heat, breaking out as a star in a 2007 first-round sweep of the then-defending NBA champions and losing in the 2011 Eastern Conference finals.
Now, Deng, the former Bulls' two-time All-...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Sunday's news that Chris Bosh has followed Heat teammates LeBron James and Dwyane Wade by opting out of his contract gives Heat President Pat Riley the chance to retool his team.
It also limits the Heat's ability to add Carmelo Anthony, which Riley...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:34 PM
A wild Wednesday passed with the NBA's free-agent moratorium ending, LeBron James' future in limbo, Carmelo Anthony likely announcing his return to the Knicks on Thursday and the Bulls focused on Pau Gasol.
Twitter somehow survived.
Though the Bulls...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Carmelo Anthony didn't deliver his free-agency decision Saturday, but the Bulls hope he delivered a message.
Several national media outlets reported that the Lakers have joined the Knicks and Bulls as serious contenders for the seven-time All-Star's...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After LeBron James decided to leave the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday, Heat owner Micky Arison said that he was “shocked and disappointed.”
So was the rest of the city.
Newspapers seemed to be split on the decision....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Ira, I've read (and listened) where you've said that if LeBron James told the Heat earlier that he was leaving, the Heat would have taken a different approach to free agency. But if they did get Kyle Lowry or Marcin Gortat, they might not have been...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:43 PM
The emotional conclusion of the Miami Heat's free agency saga came to a defiant end Tuesday with Dwyane Wade and Udonis Haslem agreeing to deals with the only NBA team they've ever played for.
Wade came to terms with the Heat and then sent out a...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:01 PM
The Miami Heat signed guard Shabazz Napier, who was acquired in a draft-night trade after being selected with the 24th overall pick by the Charlotte Hornets last month.
Napier played in 40 games for the national champion Connecticut Huskies last season,...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Q: I know it's not ideal, but do you think Erik Spoelstra will insert Birdman into the starting lineup? I think it's asking too much of Chris Bosh to not only score 20-plus per game but also be responsible for anchoring the defense. -- Kevin.