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  • ASK IRA: Was releasing Birch, keeping Dawkins/Brown in Heat's best interest?

    ASK IRA: Was releasing Birch, keeping Dawkins/Brown in Heat's best interest?
    Q:  I don't understand Saturday's move. I'd rather they waived Justin Hamilton or Shannon Brown than Khem Birch. The kid is a good blocker/rebounder. -- Joe. A: As I say in almost all these cases, the coaching staff and the front office see these...
  • Heat waive Khem Birch, keep Andre Dawkins, Shannon Brown, Justin Hamilton

    Heat waive Khem Birch, keep Andre Dawkins, Shannon Brown, Justin Hamilton
    The Miami Heat's reshuffled 2014-15 roster will feature three rookies, five free agents added in the offseason, and seven members of the roster that fell in last season's NBA Finals to the San Antonio Spurs. The roster picture, which does not have to be...
  • ASK IRA: Was releasing Tyler Johnson ill-advised?

    ASK IRA: Was releasing Tyler Johnson ill-advised?
    Q: Ira, I watched a lot of summer league, and Tyler Johnson was someone the Heat haven't had. Couldn't they have found a way to make room? -- Tim. A: I agree that Tyler was intriguing, and the Heat apparently felt that way, considering they guaranteed...
  • ASK IRA: Has Cole merited playing ahead of Chalmers at point?

    ASK IRA: Has Cole merited playing ahead of Chalmers at point?
    Q: Ira, what has Norris Cole done to move ahead of Mario Chalmers in the Heat rotation? Erik Spoelstra did not start him when he benched Chalmers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals? -- Steve, Miami. A: I wish I had an answer, could tell you that Norris has...
  • Late 3-pointers lift Heat over Warriors, to first preseason win

    Granted, entering the night no team had scored more or shot better than the Golden State Warriors this NBA preseason. But this also is when Erik Spoelstra was hoping to get more in the way of deterrence from his realigned roster. That wait continued...
  • ASK IRA: Do Heat need to move away from trapping style on defense?

    ASK IRA: Do Heat need to move away from trapping style on defense?
    Q: I don't see why people talk about getting another rim protector when opposing teams know they can just walk up to 3-point line and shoot a wide-open shot against us at will. We need more perimeter defense don't you agree? -- Joseph, Plantation. A:...
  • Cole starts over Chalmers as Heat fall to Magic in OT

    Cole starts over Chalmers as Heat fall to Magic in OT
    Erik Spoelstra stressed going into Tuesday night's 108-101 exhibition overtime loss to the Orlando Magic that it is too early to be trying to make points about how he is utilizing his rotation. And yet the point remains that the Miami Heat will have...
  • 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,"...
  • ASK IRA: Can Heat afford to play small with rebounding issues?

    ASK IRA: Can Heat afford to play small with rebounding issues?
    Q: Ira, if the Heat are so concerned about their rebounding, and they should be, why would Erik Spoelstra be playing Mario Chalmers alongside Norris Cole? This team can't afford to go small. -- Michael, Parkland. A: You raise a legitimate point,...
  • Pat Riley sees value in Heat's late additions

    Pat Riley sees value in Heat's late additions
      The point, Pat Riley said, is not the free agents the Miami Heat bypassed as they rounded out their training-camp roster.   It is about the possibilities, he said, of the players brought to training camp.   After bypassing the likes of Andray...
  • ASK IRA: Are too many Heat big men shooting jumpers?

    ASK IRA: Are too many Heat big men shooting jumpers?
    Q: I am reading that Udonis Haslem is practicing his 3-pointer, Birdman is working on developing his perimeter jumper, and Mario Chalmers will get time at shooting guard. Please wake me from my Heat nightmare! -- Stone, Miami. A: First, exhale. Udonis...