Mavs Coach Carlisle Says LeBron James Is “No Doubt” A Top Five Player Of All-Time
dimemag.com Updated Oct 17 (4 days ago)
If any coach in the NBA could underappreciate LeBron James, one would assume it might be Rick Carlisle. After all, it was Carlisle’s Dallas Mavericks that beat LeBron’s Miami Heat in the 2011 Finals by rendering the four-time MVP a broken shell of his n…Upvote Share Tweet
Six young adults who broke into the home of former Miami Heat star Ray Allen have been sentenced to community service and ordered to make a charitable contribution.Upvote Share Tweet
NBA continues to evolve behind the 3-point shotnba.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)The offensive concept of pace-and-space was nearly an unbeatable combination for the Miami Heat, the plan of surrounding LeBron James with multiple shooters good enough to net two straight NBA titles.Upvote Share TweetRemember when the internet blew up because it appeared as if LeBron James, member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, set a pick for Norris Cole, member of the Miami Heat? Of course you do. It dominated NBA talk for what seemed like a solid 24 hours. As we init…Upvote Share Tweet
Heat (0-4) working through preseason processnba.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)Erik Spoelstra wanted Wednesday to be a full-contact practice day for the Miami Heat.Upvote Share Tweet
Udonis Haslem Threatens To “Back Hand” The “Punks Hiding Behind Social Media”dimemag.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)We really hope Udonis Haslem doesn’t get fined. The 11-year Heat veteran and three-time NBA champion took umbrage with a recent comment on an Instagram photo and decided to respond. Unfortunately the rhetoric will might get him in trouble with the leagu…Upvote Share Tweet
Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra: “I Think There’s Too Many Games, To Be Frank”dimemag.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says he’s open to learning potential benefits gleaned from the NBA’s 44-minute game experiment. As opposed to shortening individual contests by several minutes, though, Spoelstra makes it clear he would instead prefer if …Upvote Share Tweet
Horford's return to Hawks comes TuesdayESPN.com Oct 14 (7 days ago)Forward Al Horford will return for the Hawks in Tuesday's preseason game against the Heat.Upvote Share Tweet
Sans LeBron, Heat have chance to show mettlenba.com Oct 14Reports of the Miami Heat's demise have been greatly exaggerated.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 13Veteran point guard Jason Williams retired in 2011 with a number of accomplishments including an NBA title in 2006 with the Miami Heat, important roles on several more playoff teams, and the not insignificant fact that he became a steady player after in…Upvote Share Tweet
Luol Deng on facing the Hawks following this summer's controversy: 'Obviously, that’s going to be in the back of your head'Heat forward Luol Deng plays the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday for the first time since the organization used offensive language to describe him in a scouting report. “Obviously that’s going to be in the back of your head, but it’s the players that you’re pl…Upvote Share Tweet
Heat makes first cuts to roster with more on the wayThe Heat waived Chris Johnson and Reggie Williams after returning from Rio de Janeiro. The roster stands at 18 players, but teams can only carry 15 players during the regular season. At this point, five players are competing for two roster spots: guards…Upvote Share Tweet
The Rio wrap-up blog post: Stuff I learnedNo.1 Don't drink the water. I'm not saying I went around chugging the stuff from the tap, but somewhere along the way my body was invaded by black death. Still, I managed to write THIS and THIS and THIS and THIS and I'm back at practice today, but don't…Upvote Share Tweet
Dellavedova & LeBron Miscommunicate On Pic & It Turns Into Perfect Headlinedimemag.com Oct 12During yesterday’s 122-119 overtime Cavs win over the Heat in Rio, Brazil, there were a lot of headlines asking whether LeBron James forgot he didn’t play for the Heat anymore. In one sequence involving Cavs backup point guard Matthew Dellavedova, James…Upvote Share Tweet
Spoelstra admits to 'strangeness' of facing LeBronnba.com Oct 11Although the Miami Heat had been downplaying the game against LeBron James all along, coach Erik Spoelstra and Chris Bosh said Saturday that they were glad it was finally out of the way.Upvote Share TweetThe Miami Heat were relieved to get their first meeting with LeBron James out of the way to help with what they hope is a process of moving on.Upvote Share TweetThe Miami Heat were relieved to get their first meeting with LeBron James out of the way to help with what they hope is a process of moving on.Upvote Share Tweet
Chalmers: Kyrie Will Have To Adjust To LeBron’s Leadership Styledimemag.com Oct 11Mario Chalmers is a solid NBA player, and was certainly influential to the Miami Heat’s unprecedented success over the past four seasons. But casual fans don’t know the University of Kansas product for his quick hands, clutch shooting, or oft questionab…Upvote Share TweetThe Miami Heat are moving on from LeBron James. Nothing to come out of South Beach in the immediate wake of James’ departure or in the months since have refuted his impact on the organization the past four seasons, or outright chastised him for returnin…Upvote Share Tweet
Kyrie Irving And Kevin Love Had A Real Good Time At The Club In Brazildeadspin.com Oct 10The Cleveland Cavaliers are chilling in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil right now before they play an exhibition game Saturday against the Miami Heat. Last night, according to our tipster, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, and others—whom we can't identify since they're…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 10When asked for his early impressions of Brazil, Kyrie Irving answered immediately. "The food is amazing," the All-Star point guard said during a Thursday interview session prior to the Cleveland Cavaliers' first practice before taking on the M…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Cavaliers, Heat Avoiding Social Engagements In Brazildimemag.com Oct 10A common critique of the modern NBA is that it lacks the competitive spirit – hatred is a better word – of the 1980s and 1990s. Players are friends first and opponents second, detractors say. That sentiment passes muster; growing up playing AAU basketba…Upvote Share Tweet
LeBron Denies Picking New TeammateOct 15ESPN NBA writer Dave McMenamin discusses LeBron James refuting the notion he accidentally set a pick on Cavalier teammate Matthew Dellavedova against the Heat in Brazil.
Hawks Drop Heat To 0-4Oct 14Five players scored in double figures for the Hawks as they picked up the 109-103 preseason win over the Heat.
Impressions Of Cavaliers After OT Win Over HeatOct 11Jalen Rose shares his impressions of the Cavaliers after they beat the Heat 122-119 in overtime, and explains what Cleveland has to do to ensure a long playoff run.
Did LeBron Forget What Team He's On?Oct 11LeBron James has an apparent mental lapse and sets a pick for former Heat teammate Norris Cole.
Sources: Wizards near deal with vet LucasOct 21The Washington Wizards, looking for a trusted veteran to add to their guard depth, are on the verge of signing John Lucas III, NBA front-office sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
Windhorst: Cavs, Bulls look like East rivalsOct 20In a preseason clash of the Cavaliers and the Bulls, two things became clear: The Cavs are primed to be a fearsome offensive juggernaut, and Derrick Rose really and finally looks like he's back, writes Brian Windhorst.
LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers says Chicago Bulls are betterOct 20Less than two weeks before their first regular-season meeting, LeBron James believes the Chicago Bulls are better than his Cleveland Cavaliers.
NBA: LeBron's building goals for trip to RioOct 11LeBron James' main goal for the Cavs' trip to Rio was to help his team get in the groove, Brian Windhorst writes.