| May 14, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Ray Allen's three-point shot with 32 seconds left highlighted a huge Miami rally, and the Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference finals by topping the Brooklyn Nets, 96-94, on Wednesday night at Miami.
The Heat won the series, 4-1, and will face either...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Heat beat writer
Heat in 6 games
Now the playoff tests begin, and this could be like previous Heat-Celtics and Heat-Bulls series where the number of games doesn't reflect the competitiveness. Closing it out in Brooklyn sounds about right....
| May 6, 2014
| 8:46 PM
MIAMI—After the Miami Heat opened the Eastern Conference semifinals with a dominant 107-86 win over Brooklyn, there was little talk in the Nets locker room about the fact they were coming off a grueling 7-game series, while the Heat were rested...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:45 AM
AURELIO MORENO/EL SENTINEL
LeBron James anotó 49 puntos, Chris Bosh anotó un triple decisivo y el Heat de Miami venció a los Nets de Brooklyn, 102-96, el lunes para tomar ventaja de 3-1 en una de las semifinales de la conferencia Este de la NBA....
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 5:27 PM
The Bears' Jay Cutler and former fiancee Kristin Cavallari had drinks with friends at Public House Friday. The Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews also hit the River North sports bar that night.
Bears coach Lovie Smith, the Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson...
| Dec 24, 2012
The Washington Wizards have decided to address their backcourt problems by signing a point guard who was cut last October for not being experienced enough to handle playmaking duties.
If that sounds confusing, imagine being Shelvin Mack late Saturday...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Before Zach Gilford and his fiancee Kiele Sanchez checked out the gift suites in the Hard Rock Hotel Saturday, the self deprecating “Friday Night Lights” star and Evanston native politely excused himself from our conversation in the hotel&...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Nov 27, 2012
TV: Comcast SportsNet
Only a few seats down from the Washington Wizards' bench, owner Ted Leonsis sat courtside with Nationals owner Mark Lerner as his team hosted the San Antonio Spurs at Verizon Center....
| May 25, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Los Angeles Clippers Coach Vinny Del Negro, who had the most successful tenure of any coach in Clipper history, was fired last week by owner Donald Sterling. How does unparalleled success lead to termination?
Was it the intervention of star players with...