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Shabazz Napier

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  • Winderman's view: Heat 96, Bulls 84

    Winderman's view: Heat 96, Bulls 84
    Observations from Sunday's 96-84 victory over the Chicago Bulls at the United Center: -- Hassan Whiteside has gone from revelation to essential. -- Yes, he changes everything. -- And it's about even more than the blocked shots, a franchise-record 12...
  • Winderman's view: Heat 89, Pacers 87

    Winderman's view: Heat 89, Pacers 87
    Observations from Friday night's 89-87 victory over the Indiana Pacers at AmericanAirlines Arena: -- Because nothing comes easy for the Heat this season, especially at home. -- Ever. -- Luol Deng might not be the Heat's 3-point shooter of choice,...
  • ASK IRA: Can Heat survive without a backup shooting guard?

    ASK IRA: Can Heat survive without a backup shooting guard?
    Q: After reading your answers to others about trades, are you under the assumption the Heat will make none by the deadline, and only use their injury exception on a marginal player? To me, it feels like a big move is coming. -- Logan, Miami. A: I don'...
  • ASK IRA: Are there any answers for Heat at point guard?

    ASK IRA: Are there any answers for Heat at point guard?
    Q: It's incredible to me how much Mario Chalmers and Norris Cole have regressed. I know it's not a smart thing or fair to say, but 'Rio could be blamed for the last two losses. He killed runs and had so many turnovers. What has happened to these two? --...
  • Winderman's view: Thunder 94, Heat 86

    Winderman's view: Thunder 94, Heat 86
    Observations from Tuesday night's 94-86 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder at AmericanAirlines Arena: -- So can the Heat win without Whiteside? -- Hassan Whiteside sprained ankle in the second period actually was a game-changer. -- And it also sucked...
  • Heat come up short 94-86 vs. Thunder; Whiteside injured

    Heat come up short 94-86 vs. Thunder; Whiteside injured
    This would have been a good spot for some postgame encouragement from the "Good job! Good effort!" playoff kid. Because that's where the Miami Heat stand these days, as they attempt to push north toward .500. Good enough to compete against the elite....
  • ASK IRA: Should Napier receive guaranteed minutes from Heat?

    ASK IRA: Should Napier receive guaranteed minutes from Heat?
    Q: Shabazz Napier should have started against the Thunder. -- Diante. A: Look, this is what happens when you're at the crossroads of development and making a push for playoff seeding. Immediacy tends to enter the equation. You can make an argument...
  • Correcting turnovers a priority for Shabazz Napier

    Correcting turnovers a priority for Shabazz Napier
    Shabazz Napier figured this would be a seasonlong process. Even though it appears he is starting to figure things out, he knows there is still a ways to go. "When I first got here, I knew it was going to be a process for me to understand that this...
  • ASK IRA: Can Napier coexist alongside Wade?

    ASK IRA: Can Napier coexist alongside Wade?
    Q: Shabazz Napier's ballhandling and assists remind me of a younger Steve Nash. No one else on the team has his handle and quickness with the ball. Are the Heat working with him on his shooting to complete the package offensively? -- Andrew, Coral Gables....
  • 5 on 5: Assessing the Heat at midseason

    5 on 5: Assessing the Heat at midseason
    Following Tuesday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at AmericanAirlines Arena, the Miami Heat will be halfway home when it comes to the NBA's 82-game regular-season schedule. For the first time in years, the midpoint of the schedule raises...
  • Ollie Says Huskies Were Embarrassed At Stanford

    Ollie Says Huskies Were Embarrassed At Stanford
    STANFORD, Calif. — The looks on the faces, the slow trudging down the hallway — the air of defeat was all around the Huskies as they departed Maples Pavilion on Saturday night. Coach Kevin Ollie was throwing the word "embarrassing" out there...