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Shabazz Napier

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  • Ira Winderman: Heat grooming point guards in D-League

    Ira Winderman: Heat grooming point guards in D-League
    Considering hyperbole has left the building when it comes to this season's Miami Heat, we're not going to go quite this far. Others, however, might: The Heat's two best prospects at point guard currently are playing for their NBA Development League...
  • ASK IRA: Is Heat's next move to start Whiteside?

    ASK IRA:  Is Heat's next move to start Whiteside?
    Q: Do you think Hassan Whiteside has the potential to start? He plays well with Chris Bosh. Or is it too much too soon? -- Bryan, Davie. A: "Potential"? Sure. But when you consider where Whiteside stood at the start of the season, awaiting a potential...
  • ASK IRA: Is it time to thin out Heat's roster?

    ASK IRA: Is it time to thin out Heat's roster?
    Q: Andre Dawkins, Justin Hamilton and Shabazz Napier all are just taking roster spots. Add Mario Chalmers, Norris Cole and Josh McRoberts because they are not making an impact this season. If no other team wants them, why should the Heat keep them? Better...
  • Shabazz Napier to rejoin Heat in Portland

    Heat guard Shabazz Napier will end his short stint in the NBDL when he rejoins the team Wednesday in Portland. Napier was recalled after spending three games with the Sioux Falls Skyforce. He averaged 18.6 points and four assists. Heat coach Erik...
  • ASK IRA: Do Heat have to revisit lack of depth at shooting guard?

    ASK IRA: Do Heat have to revisit lack of depth at shooting guard?
    Q: I agree with that the Heat do not have a reliable backup for Dwyane Wade. I would trade Mario Chalmers and Justin Hamilton, if that's even an option. We can use Haslem off the bench to back up Hassan Whiteside and Birdman. I have more confidence in...
  • Plane issue leads to 14-hour Heat travel day to Portland

    Plane issue leads to 14-hour Heat travel day to Portland
    The Miami Heat's trip to Portland for Thursday's game against the Trail Blazers was scheduled for 8 1/2 hours, with refueling in Tulsa. It took 14, with an extended maintenance stop instead in Memphis. "Planes, trains and automobiles," Heat coach Erik...
  • ASK IRA: Was Sunday a reminder of what Wade still can be?

    ASK IRA: Was Sunday a reminder of what Wade still can be?
    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...
  • UConn's Problems Deep, But Ollie Says They Can Be Fixed

    UConn's Problems Deep, But Ollie Says They Can Be Fixed
    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-...
  • Boatright, Filling Napier's Big Shoes, Leads Huskies Past Bryant

    Boatright, Filling Napier's Big Shoes, Leads Huskies Past Bryant
    STORRS — Ryan Boatright knew he was getting his national championship ring in a ceremony before the season opener Friday night. What he didn't know was that his national championship mom Tanesha was going to be at Gampel Pavilion. "She surprised...
  • ASK IRA: Are the Heat more likely to move Chalmers or Cole?

    ASK IRA: Are the Heat more likely to move Chalmers or Cole?
    Q: In a strange way, taking Mario Chalmers out of the starting lineup allows the Heat to better showcase his versatility to the league. He is flourishing as a two-guard, in the class of Louis Williams or Nick Young, only a much, much headier player who...
  • On The Fly: To Us, He's Shabazz; Chris Bosh Has Other Ideas

    On The Fly: To Us, He's Shabazz; Chris Bosh Has Other Ideas
    Shabazz Napier played on two national champions and has impressed as a rookie with the Miami Heat. But he is still a rookie, as are some teammates. Last month Chris Bosh said, "They don't have a name. I'm bringing that back. Call me old school. Even the...