| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Observations from Friday night's 98-86 victory over the Indiana Pacers at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- LeBron James with the miss, Udonis Haslem with the follow-up basket. Twice.
-- And that was about it for the Pacers at the start of the second half....
| Mar 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
First, a preface, on the way to a greater point:
The NBA should have its own hall of fame.
There is a College Basketball Hall of Fame in Kansas City, a Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville and a FIBA (international) Hall of Fame in...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:01 PM
Observations from Monday night's 93-91 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Well, that was closer than it ever should have gotten.
-- Again, too much counting on LeBron James as savior at the end.
-- But he came...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:45 PM
It’s a gray, snowy afternoon in Auburn Hills, Mich. And yet, the inbox still works.
The Bulls are going to have to make a push for Melo this offseason, right? --Philip K.
Ah, the Carmelo Anthony question. Here’s what it would take to...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 12:20 PM
The natural reaction is to look upward.
And yes, an ambulatory Evan Turner taking over for a rehabilitating Danny Granger certainly provides more possibilities for Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel.
But the reality is that for the Miami Heat...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Even before the Miami Heat took flight late Thursday night, LeBron James was preparing for his next superhero turn.
This time, apparently as a villain.
One, the Heat announced Friday, who has a broken nose and is a game-time decision for Sunday's...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:03 PM
Former Mount St. Mary's star Talley dies
Dick Talley, the captain of Mount St. Mary's 1962 College Division men's basketball national championship team, has died, the university announced. Talley scored a team-high 23 points on 10-for-16...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 10:47 AM
A year ago, Erik Spoelstra spent weeks stressing "we have enough." And then, in January, the Miami Heat got enough, when Chris Andersen was signed and the Heat took flight with the Birdman.
This season, Spoelstra hasn't had to answer personnel...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Chris Bosh laughs a knowing laugh. He has to, because the question resonates, and it's part of a shared experience that he'll get to share in person on Thursday night.
So what exactly is it like to be a sidekick to a deity?
| Jan 4, 2014
| 6:10 PM
It was, as the Denver Post put it, "a historic swirl of commerce and cannabis" this past week in Colorado, as the nation's first legal sales of recreational marijuana began.
To a degree, the Miami Heat couldn't help but get caught up in that...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:06 PM
You know you're in the D-League when?
We'll let former Miami Heat scout Pat Delany, who now is serving as coach of the Heat's NBA Development League affiliate, provide the answer:
"When we missed our connecting flight."