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  • LeBron makes splash in Brazil; says no ill will toward Heat

    LeBron makes splash in Brazil; says no ill will toward Heat
    As usual, LeBron James commanded all the attention. The assembled media -- an estimated 100 microphones and television cameras -- waited Thursday for him to enter the steamy gym at Flemengo, an all-sports complex just outside downtown. When he arrived,...
  • ASK IRA: Do Heat have enough at the rim?

    ASK IRA: Do Heat have enough at the rim?
    Q: As predicted, Luol Deng will be terrific, however the Heat have no answer under the basket. This is not a surprise, but an enigma. -- Chet. A: Deng certainly had his moments in his home preseason debut Tuesday, sort of what was expected,...
  • What would it take for the Kings to become a dynasty?

    What would it take for the Kings to become a dynasty?
    Two days after the Kings had won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three seasons — probably before some players had gotten any sleep — General Manager Dean Lombardi was back at work, focusing on his next project. A student of sports...
  • Five take-aways from Clippers' 112-94 loss to Golden State Warriors

    It was just the preseason, and that qualifies as one of the highlights of the Clippers’ 112-94 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night at Staples Center in their exhibition opener. Here are five take-aways from the game: 1. Blake...
  • Five things for Wednesday, Oct. 8

    Five things for Wednesday, Oct. 8
    Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: Artegon Marketplace set to open; working from home long-distance; speed limits going up; and more. 1. The Artegon Marketplace on International Drive is set to open next month. The 1.1 million...
  • Acorns Of Information From A Morning Drive To Storrs

    Decided to take a ride to Gampel Pavilion on Wednesday to check out the fall foilage. And in the process, I picked up a few acorns to share about the UConn women. There was a large crew from ESPN inside Gampel on Wednesday plotting out story lines and...
  • Pointed solution: Playing Cole and Chalmers together

    When it doubt, defuse. That's the approach Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra took in the wake of starting Norris Cole over Mario Chalmers in Tuesday's overtime exhibition loss to the Orlando Magic at AmericanAirlines Arena. "The way this team is built,"...
  • Readers Q&A: K.C. Johnson's Bulls mailbag

    It’s the first Friday of Bulls’ training camp. And I know where your questions are -- in my inbox. Here’s the first installment of our regular Tribune mailbag. Q. Will Tom Thibodeau give Nikola Mirotic a legitimate chance to start...
  • Doc Rivers hates to do it, but he's gonna make the Clippers run lines

    In the Clippers' first exhibition game of the season, they committed 37 fouls and sent the Golden State Warriors to the free-throw line 47 times. Coach Doc Rivers attributed that to the players being out of shape. "I thought our conditioning was poor,...
  • In The American, There is UConn, SMU ... And The Rest

    It’s that time of year, the time when we work on the special basketball preview section which comes out in early November. We’ll talk more about its contents as we get closer, but as always it will be extensive. Meantime, as part of that work,...
  • Suspensions to leave Wizards shorthanded vs. Heat in season opener

    Suspensions to leave Wizards shorthanded vs. Heat in season opener
    A preseason altercation Monday between the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls has given the Miami Heat an upper hand for their Oct. 29 regular-season opener at AmericanAirlines Arena. For leaving the bench during the incident, Washington's DeJuan...