| Dec 10, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Observations from Wednesday night's 102-82 loss to the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center:
-- Consistency remains an abstract for the Heat.
-- In their overall record.
-- In their lineup combinations.
-- This time it was Justin Hamilton's first...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 4:49 PM
MONTVILLE – Jalen Adams saw one player between him and the basket, and it was no contest. He vaulted and scored on a dunk. Then he landed and roared.
A few minutes later, it happened again. This time he got a technical foul.
"I got a little...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Observations from Sunday night's 103-87 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies at FedExForum:
-- It has to start with a renewed focus on the defense.
-- Even if that means a systematic change.
-- Because while next Monday is the first day players signed in...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 8:47 PM
This was supposedly one of the best opportunities for the Miami Heat to steal a victory on this five-game road trip.
Yet even the supposed "easy" ones are becoming tougher for the Heat. Even with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh putting together solid...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 9:43 PM
Q: Dwyane Wade. Still special. -- Chet.
A: Because sometime you forget. And then there are the moments like the ones at the close Sunday in New York. Yes, it was against the Knicks. And, yes, Wade had his sloppy moments that might have made it harder...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 3:43 PM
STORRS — At this time last season, everyone was talking about UConn's three-point shooting.
That hasn't changed, but the tenor of the conversation has. After the first five games of the 2013-14 season, the Huskies were shooting 61 percent on three-...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Preview: Texas at Connecticut
Defending National Champion Connecticut came up short in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off and is facing its biggest test of the early season. The 22nd-ranked Huskies will try to bounce back from a loss to West...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Let's be honest, with everyone picking the Heat to finish in the second tier of the playoff seeding and getting knocked out in round one or two, the fact is right now they have a winning record and are nowhere near healthy, having to play rookies big...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: I watched the Golden State game. The Heat played fairy well, but with the last-quarter woes, do you think at times Erik Spoelstra over-thinks or over-coaches the game? Sometimes he needs to just let the players play, like Gregg Popovich lets his...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Warriors 114, Heat 97: Stephen Curry buried a season-high eight 3-pointers en route to a season-high 40 points as Golden State knocked off host Miami for its sixth straight win.
Klay Thompson added 24 points and Harrison Barnes collected 12 points and...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Observations from Tuesday night's 114-97 loss to the Golden State Warriors at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Don't let the score deceive.
-- This was 43 minutes of as compelling basketball as you'll find on a November night.
-- Steph Curry got into...