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A Memphis Newspaper Welcomed New Coach David Fizdale By Confusi…

A Memphis Newspaper Welcomed New Coach David Fizdale By Confusing Him With Juwan Howard

dimemag.com nba.com Updated May 27 (yesterday)
Getty Image David Fizdale served as an assistant coach for the Miami Heat from 2008 through the end of this season. He has also been an assistant with Atlanta and Golden State. He’s paid his dues, and been considered a lead candidate for head coaching j…
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  • Our (Somewhat Surprising) Picks For The Teams We Want To See In…

    Our (Somewhat Surprising) Picks For The Teams We Want To See In The NBA Finals

    dimemag.com May 26 (yesterday)
    Getty Image The NBA Finals start in less than a week. The Heat Cavs and Raptors have slugged it out for five games in the East with Cleveland taking a seemingly commanding 3-2 lead with Game 7 at the Q. The Thunder have dominated the 73-win Warriors eve…
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  • Hassan Whiteside edged out by DeAndre Jordan for All-Defensive …

    Hassan Whiteside edged out by DeAndre Jordan for All-Defensive First Team honors

    miamiherald.com May 25 (3 days ago)
    The snubs keep on coming for Hassan Whiteside. After finishing third in the NBA's Defensive Player of the Year voting last month, the NBA's leader in blocked shots this season was head scratchingly named to the All-NBA Defensive Second Team on Wednesday…
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  • The Heat’s No. 1 Offseason Priority Is Reportedly To ‘Get In A …

    The Heat’s No. 1 Offseason Priority Is Reportedly To ‘Get In A Room’ With Kevin Durant

    dimemag.com May 21
    Getty Image The Miami Heat made a huge splash a few years ago when they signed LeBron James and Chris Bosh. It worked out well for them, but now James is gone, and Chris Bosh has health questions. The Heat have a lot of options this offseason with a num…
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  • Dwyane Wade And LeBron James Are Secure Enough To Say They Love…

    Dwyane Wade And LeBron James Are Secure Enough To Say They Love Each Other

    dimemag.com May 20
    Getty Image Even though they now play on different teams, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade are bros for life after winning two titles together with the Miami Heat. Recently, we’ve seen D-Wade and The King reunite for a workout and even talk about trying to …
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  • The Miami Heat Are Apparently Counting On Chris Bosh To Return …

    The Miami Heat Are Apparently Counting On Chris Bosh To Return Next Season

    dimemag.com May 20
    Getty Image Chris Bosh is a future Hall of Famer, and, at 32, should have a few more good years left in him for the Miami Heat. However, the last couple of seasons have been cut short for Bosh because of issues with blood clots, which is something parti…
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  • J.J. Redick on Kyle Lowry leaving court early: 'It is inexplica…

    J.J. Redick on Kyle Lowry leaving court early: 'It is inexplicable'

    yahoo.com May 20
    We've been here before. Sixteen days ago, to be exact. Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry was mired in a historically awful shooting slump following a Game 1 loss to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference semifinals, so he spent all night searchin…
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  • Justise Winslow named second-team all-rookie, Josh Richardson l…

    Justise Winslow named second-team all-rookie, Josh Richardson left off

    Justise Winslow spoke often this season about how he'd rather play for a winner than post empty statistics on an also-ran. As it turned out, he didn't get punished for his modest numbers in the All-Rookie voting. Instead, Josh Richardson did. Winslow fi…
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  • Pat Riley loves Hassan Whiteside as much as Whiteside loves cak…

    Pat Riley loves Hassan Whiteside as much as Whiteside loves cake

    Everyone loves red velvet cake, but nobody worships the delicious dessert quite like Hassan Whiteside. The recovering Miami Heat center's chef whipped up a dyed chocolate layer cake covered in cream cheese fit for a 7-footer, and Whiteside dubbed the de…
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  • Could Luol Deng give the Heat a discount this summer? Maybe

    Could Luol Deng give the Heat a discount this summer? Maybe

    He's sort of become the forgotten man. Luol Deng, once tabbed by Pat Riley as one of the most important free agent signings in Heat history, has sort of fallen to third in the pecking order behind Dwyane Wade and Hassan Whiteside when it comes to free a…
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  • Heat still tight-lipped about Bosh's health, future

    Heat still tight-lipped about Bosh's health, future

    Heat still tight-lipped about Bosh's health, future
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  • Why Amar’e Stoudemire Was Unhappy About His Role, But Had The ‘…

    Why Amar’e Stoudemire Was Unhappy About His Role, But Had The ‘Time Of My Life’ With The Heat

    Getty Image The Miami Heat’s season came to an end on Sunday with their Game 7 loss to the Toronto Raptors, and now the organization faces a great deal of uncertainty heading into the offseason. Not only will they have to address a particularly delicate…
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  • Kyle Lowry: LeBron's 'probably' one of NBA's best 'besides Step…

    Kyle Lowry: LeBron's 'probably' one of NBA's best 'besides Steph'

    yahoo.com May 16
    Kyle Lowry was brilliant on Sunday, scoring 35 points with nine assists, seven rebounds and four steals to lead the Toronto Raptors past the Miami Heat and into the Eastern Conference finals for the first time in franchise history to square off against …
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  • Listen To Raptors Fans Chant ‘We Want Cleveland’ As Their Team …

    Listen To Raptors Fans Chant ‘We Want Cleveland’ As Their Team Beats The Heat

    dimemag.com May 16
    Chats of we want Cleveland pic.twitter.com/bjWf5H1e0z — ivan (@ivanpehar) May 15, 2016 The Toronto Raptors are facing some staggeringly long odds heading into their Eastern Conference Finals matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavs have home co…
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  • Kyle Lowry Called LeBron James One Of The Best Players In The N…

    Kyle Lowry Called LeBron James One Of The Best Players In The NBA ‘Besides Steph’

    dimemag.com May 16
    USA TODAY Sports From a drama standpoint, the best-case scenario for the Eastern Conference Finals would have been a matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Miami Heat. But seconds after the Toronto Raptors’ victory over the Heat in Sunday’s Game 7,…
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  • The Raptors And Heat Almost Came To Blows After Josh McRoberts …

    The Raptors And Heat Almost Came To Blows After Josh McRoberts Fouled Bismack Biyombo

    dimemag.com May 15
    The postseason is never a good time to get ejected. Game 7, though? Let’s just say we’re not surprised Bismack Biyombo and the Toronto Raptors managed to keep their cool after Josh McRoberts offered this needlessly hard foul. The Miami Heat big man was …
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  • Video - Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets 00:56

    Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets

    Mar 20
    Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:02

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 20
    Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
  • Video - Heat Hold Off Blazers 01:14

    Heat Hold Off Blazers

    Mar 18
    Dwyane Wade and Luol Deng combined to score 56 points in the Heat's 108-104 win over the Blazers.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 00:46

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 18
    Chris Andersen's dunk on Chris Kaman is the top play in the NBA.