Kevin Durant Used The Olympics To Take A Break From The ‘Backlash’ In The U.S.
dimemag.com Updated Aug 22 (5 days ago)
Getty Image Since his move from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant has experienced vitriol from fans the likes of which he’s never seen. After being cast as the wholesome antithesis of LeBron James’ mercenary decision t…Share Tweet
Heat sign veteran guard Udrihnba.com Aug 17Beno Udrih is coming back to the Miami Heat on a one-year deal, getting another chance to back up fellow Slovenian Goran Dragic at point guard.Share Tweet
Hassan Whiteside Loses It After His Opponent Quits During An ‘NBA 2K’ Gamedimemag.com Aug 17USA TODAY Sports Hassan Whiteside takes his NBA 2K seriously. Very seriously. We know this because after a triple-double against the Bulls in 2015, when he was still emerging as an NBA player on a minimum deal with the Miami Heat after years of obscurit…Share Tweet
Heat owner writes letter to fans, expressing confidencenba.com Aug 11Miami Heat managing general partner Micky Arison released an open letter to the team's fans Thursday night, telling them he is confident they'll enjoy the upcoming season.Share Tweet
Hassan Whiteside is pretty jacked up about weighing 265 poundsmiamiherald.com Aug 11In case you missed Hassan Whiteside's latest Snapchat installment... .@youngwhiteside wants you to know that he weighs 265 (via youngwhiteside/snapchat). pic.twitter.com/S46LlZyDwI — Trevor Simpson (@tsimptweets) August 10, 2016Share Tweet
Regular season schedule notes shared by the Heatmiamiherald.com Aug 11Some noteables on the Heat's 2016-17 schedule which was released on Thursday: > Miami plays 15 back-to-backs, down from 17 last season. Five of those back-to-backs are in December and none of them are at home. Seven are road back-to-backs with the ot…Share Tweet
Heat announce preseason schedulemiamiherald.com Aug 9DATE OPPONENT TIMEOct. 4 at Washington 7 p.m. Oct. 8 vs. Minnesota (Kansas City, MO) 7:30 p.m.Oct. 11 vs. Brooklyn 7:30 p.m.Oct. 14 at San Antonio 7:30 p.m.Oct. 15 vs. Minnesota (Louisville, KY) 7:30 p.m.Oct. 18 vs. Orlando 7:30 p.m.Oct. 20 at Charlotte…Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 7Getty Image Ray Allen last played in the NBA in 2014 with the Miami Heat. He’s 41, and he’s a former 10-time All-Star with two NBA titles to his name. However, despite the fact that he hasn’t played the last two seasons, and despite the fine career that…Share Tweet
Why Is Jason Terry Refusing To Label The Warriors A Super Team?dimemag.com Aug 2Jason Terry isn’t shy about making bold proclamations. Before the 2010-2011 season, he got a tattoo of the Larry O’Brien trophy on his right bicep. Fortunately for him, the Dallas Mavericks went on to defeat the Big 3 era Miami Heat, a stunning upset to…Share Tweet
LeBron Was Shocked Dwyane Wade Didn’t Get Kobe Money From The Heatdimemag.com Aug 1On November 26, 2013, Kobe Bryant signed a contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers. The two-year deal would pay him $48.5 million over the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons, presumably the ultimate twilight of his Hall-of-Fame career. That Bryant’s on-…Share Tweet
Dwyane Wade tells Chicago media he had no rift with Pat Riley and decision to return home was selfishThe saga of Dwyane Wade's departure from the Miami Heat and his relationship with team president Pat Riley gained another chapter worth of answers on Friday when he made his introductory press conference with the Chicago Bulls. Wade, 34, said multiple t…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 27Von Wafer of the Boston Celtics reacts after scoring against the Miami Heat on Feb. 13, 2011. (Jim Rogash/ Getty Images) It’s been four years since Von Wafer last played in the NBA, and, from the sound of it, that’s quite long enough for him, thanks. [F…Share Tweet
Hassan Whiteside Dunked And Blocked His Way To Player Of The Week At The Drew Leaguedimemag.com Jul 26It’s been a big summer for newly-minted Heat center Hassan Whiteside. After entering the offseason as one of the most sought-after free agents on the market, the big man elected to stay in Miami on a max deal reportedly worth around $98 million over fou…Share Tweetmiamiherald.com Jul 26Former Heat center Amar'e Stoudemire, 33, announced his retirement on Tuesday and did so by signing an honorary one-day contract with the New York Knicks. "I want to thank [Knicks owner James] Dolan, [team president] Phil [Jackson] and [general man…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 26Heat guard Tyler Johnson looks on in the second half of Game 7 of the 2016 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Toronto Raptors. (Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images) A great many sports fans, whether die-hard NBA followers or casual observers, experienc…Share Tweet
The NBA’s Newest Villain Had The Best-Selling Jersey Across The Country In Julydimemag.com Jul 26Getty Image Kevin Durant’s defection from the Oklahoma City Thunder created basketball’s newest super team, a squad that’s poised to face more attention, scrutiny, and outright hate than any the league has seen since the 2010-11 Miami Heat. Winning will…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 25Chris Bosh chats with the crowd at Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Awards (REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni). Chris Bosh saw a second straight season end early due to blood clots last February, but the story of his 2015-16 hardly ended there. While Bosh and the Miami He…Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 25Getty Image UPDATE: Waiters’ deal with Miami is actually worth just below $6 million over two years and contains a player option for the second season, The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. Barring an utterly disastrous 2016-17 campaign or a seriou…Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony Claims The Knicks ‘Probably’ Would Have Signed Dwyane Wade If The Timing Was Rightdimemag.com Jul 20Getty Image As you have surely heard, Dwyane Wade left the Miami Heat to sign with the Chicago Bulls this offseason. Even though Wade isn’t the player he once was, it was still a big move. However, to hear Carmelo Anthony tell it, the three-time champio…Share TweetDelegates fill the floor during the second day session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. (AP/Matt Rourke) Roll-call votes to nominate presidential candidates give delegates the opportunity to puff out their ches…Share Tweet
Would Pat Riley’s Idea For A ‘Franchise Tag’ Be Good For The NBA?dimemag.com Jul 17Getty Image Pat Riley and the Miami Heat have been all over the news this weekend. The Heat president held a news conference on Saturday afternoon and talked about the state of Chris Bosh, whose season was cut short for the second year in a row due to l…Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 17Getty Image It may have stressed him out to the point where he lost 10 pounds, but eventually, Dwyane Wade decided to go back home and play for the Bulls next season instead of rejoining the Miami Heat. Losing their franchise player was a major blow to …Share Tweet
Wade, Heat Cruise Past NuggetsMar 20Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.
NBA Top PlaysMar 20Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
Heat Hold Off BlazersMar 18Dwyane Wade and Luol Deng combined to score 56 points in the Heat's 108-104 win over the Blazers.
NBA Top PlaysMar 18Chris Andersen's dunk on Chris Kaman is the top play in the NBA.