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Heat Check: Miami's solid effort comes up short at home

MIAMI -- The Miami Heat put together a well-rounded effort from beginning to end Friday night, but it wasn't enough to hold off the Washington Wizards down the stretch in a 105-103 loss. Miami turned in a quality performance in the first half and was able to withstand Washington's early dominance inside the paint, where the Wizards were able to capitalize on their height advantage...
Via Fox Sports Florida
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Washington 105, Miami 103; 19 December 2014 (Washington 19-6, Miami 12-15)

Photo Credit: The Wizards came into Friday night’s road game on a five-game win streak. The Heat have gone L-W-L-W-L-W-L in their last seven games. All four Heat losses were by 16 or more points. Their three wins were by 6, 5 and 4 points respectively. Miami fought hard for a win, even without center Chris Bosh (strained left calf). Washington needed John Wall...
Via DC Sports-Kings
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Tickets for Miami ePrix now on sale

Tickets for the 2015 Miami ePrix on March 14 - the fifth round of the new FIA Formula E Championship – are now on sale via  The race is the first of two held in the US and will see 20 fully-electric open-wheel cars racing around a temporary street circuit located in Downtown Miami. The eight turn, 2.17km circuit stretches along Biscayne...

5 Players The Miami Heat Could Be Looking To Target This Season

Following the Miami Heat‘s 105-87 loss to the Utah Jazz, the Heat have dropped to a record of 12-14. Despite Dwyane Wade’s 42 points, including 21 free throw attempts, Miami was unable to defeat the second-worst team in the Western Conference. Chris Bosh is out for the near future due to a calf strain, while Josh McRoberts is likely out for the rest of the season due to a knee...
Via Heat Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Heat Check: Dwyane Wade marvelous, but help hard to find

MIAMI -- Playing on the second night of a back-to-back, the Miami Heat were lethargic and off-kilter in a 105-87 loss to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday. Looking nothing like the team that beat the Brooklyn Nets the previous night, Miami faced an early double-digit deficit due to another slow start and allowed the Jazz to shoot 65 percent from the field in the first quarter. Though the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New Year’s Eve date with the Heat costs just $9

New Year’s Eve will be the second time this season that the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat will meet on the hardwood. The Pacers were able to get by with an 81-75 victory in mid-November in the first meeting. Roy Hibbert scored 16 points and added 15 rebounds and 3 blocks in the win over the Heat, showing that he is a much better player than how he played down the stretch during...
Via Analytics Game
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat lose a key player with McRoberts out for rest of season

On Monday, news broke that Josh McRoberts—the Miami Heat’s second-biggest summer acquisition—tore his meniscus and was feared to miss the rest of the season. McRoberts, signed for four years and $23 million after a career year in Charlotte with the then-Bobcats, struggled to get into the lineup early this season due to nagging foot, back and toe injuries and only played 17...
Via Crossover Chronicles
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Luol Deng Doesn’t Travel, He Jet-Sets

Luol Deng had one of the more blatant travels you'll ever see against the Nets. The best part: he got away with it.
Via Gamedayr
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Dwyane Wade & Stance Socks Drop 2nd Sock Collection, Holiday Ready (Pictures)

Just in time for great Christmas gift add on’s for that special gentlemen. Dwyane Wade X Stock Stocks presents the second D-Wade sock collection just in time to complete menswear outfits for all holiday festivities. Stance Socks describes the collection: Honored to collaborate with Dwyane Wade for our latest collection. Like DWade, these socks blend substance and style...
Via Basketball Bicker
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwyane Wade poked in eye by referee (Video)

Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade was accidentally poked in the eye by referee Sean Corbin during Tuesday night's game in Brooklyn. It happened as Wade chased a ball out of bounds underneath the basket as Sean Corbin was covering the baseline. Corbin lifted his hands up as he was blowing his whistle and grazed Wade in the eye. However, the question as to whether Wade exaggerated the...
Via Holdout Sports
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Leaky roof at Barclays Center causes 'rain delay' at Nets game (Video)

A leak in the roof of the Barclays Center caused a "rain delay" during the second quarter of Tuesday night's Brooklyn Nets game against the visiting Miami Heat. Barclays Center PA announcement, "The roof is leaking. We hope to get it resolved and we look to be underway shortly"— Ira Winderman (@IraHeatBeat) December 17, 2014 You wouldn't expect rain to cause a delay in an NBA...
Via Holdout Sports
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Miami Heat, Brooklyn Nets Rain Delay Stops Play

On Tuesday night, the Brooklyn Nets and Miami Heat suffered a very rare NBA rain delay. There was a leak in the roof at the Barclays Center on a rainy night that was wetting the floor late in the first quarter. Play was stopped as stadium employees had to put a towel and garbage can on the floor to stop the court from getting further wet. The Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets rain delay...
Via Basketball Bicker
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Heat to Seek $2.65M Salary Cap Exception Due to McRoberts Injury

The Miami Heat will seek a $2.65 million salary cap exception due to Josh McRoberts being out for possibly the rest of the season. Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel announced early Tuesday that the Heat will be applying to the NBA for a disabled-player exception to replace the veteran power forward. Such an appeal will be largely dictated by whether an independent NBA physician...
Via Heat Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Post-LeBron James Miami Heat haven't been feeling so hot

The Miami Heat made some moves this summer, to try making up for the gaping hole in their talent level caused when LeBron James announced he’d...
Via Athlon Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Shabazz Napier, Hassan Whiteside Recalled To Heat

The Miami Heat recalled guard Shabazz Napier and center Hassan Whiteside from their NBA Development League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce, on Monday. Napier appeared in one game with the Skyforce recording 22 points, three assists, two rebounds and a steal in 30:39 minutes. He has appeared in 23 games with the HEAT this season averaging 5.7 points, 2.2 rebounds, 2.0 assists...
Via RealGM
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Shabazz Napier and Hassan Whiteside Recalled From D-League

It appears Shabazz Napier and Hassan Whiteside’s stay with the Sioux Falls Skyforce was a short one after all. The Miami Heat announced early Monday that they have recalled both Napier and Whiteside from their D-League affiliate. Both players were sent to Sioux Falls on December 13, just a day before the Heat were set to play the Chicago Bulls on Sunday night. Napier and Whiteside...
Via Heat Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh Watch - Calf Injury

Chris Bosh will not travel with the Miami Heat to Brooklyn for a game against the Nets on Tuesday. Bosh did not play on Sunday against the Chicago Bulls.  He is currently listed as day-to-day.  Bosh says the injury is from "wear and tear."  He is just 30 years old, but is in his 11th season in the NBA. He is averaging 20 points per game for the 1st time as a member of the Heat...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat's McRoberts may miss rest of season, Bosh out indefinitely

MIAMI, FLA. -- The Miami Heat have announced that Josh McRoberts suffered a right lateral meniscus tear and will be out indefinitely and possibly for the rest of the season. Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra broke the news to reporters following Monday’s practice. Injuries have been a consistent thorn on the Heat’s side during the entire season, but this is the first major injury...
Via Fox Sports Florida
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat Injury Update: Chris Bosh could miss a few weeks

The Miami Heat enter Tuesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets with a record of 11-13, third in the Southeast Division. They are coming off a 93-75 loss to the Chicago Bulls on Friday. Dwyane Wade lead the Heat with 17 points in the loss. The Heat were without Chris Bosh due to a calf injury and he's expected to be out up to a few weeks.Keith Allison  via Wikimedia CommonsAs reported...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat assign Shabazz Napier, Hassan Whiteside to D-League

The Miami Heat announced on Saturday that they will be assigning point guard Shabazz Napier and center Hassan Whiteside to their NBA Developmental League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce. Whiteside has been regarded by the team as a project since he was signed on Nov. 24, but the assignment for Napier comes as a bit of a surprise after the rookie appeared in all 23 games for the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ray Allen drawing free agent interest from Warriors

Ray Allen is in no hurry to sign a contract, but at least one NBA team has already pondered adding the most prolific 3-point shooter of all time.   The Golden State Warriors have contacted Allen’s representatives about signing the free agent guard, Warriors general manager Bob Myers confirmed to 95.7 The Game in San Francisco. No contract was offered and Allen gave no indication...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Warriors GM: We have reached out to Ray Allen

The idea of adding the greatest three-point shooter in the history of the NBA to a team that already possesses Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson is absolutely ridiculous. But according to Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers, the team has indeed reached out to semi-retired 10-time All-Star Ray Allen, who boasts the most three-points field goals in the history of the Association...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

He Got Game: Ray Allen Shoots 74 At Augusta National

Ray Allen is widely considered one of the best shooters of all time and has made more 3-pointers than anyone in NBA history. It’s a record that will probably never be broken and with his two NBA titles, Allen is likely headed to the Hall of Fame.  When he’s not on the court draining 3′s, though, he’s out on the course sinking putts. Back in August, Allen hit the links...
Via Back9Network
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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