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LeBron, Wade score 79 as Heat prevail in 2 OT

LeBron, Wade score 79 as Heat prevail in 2 OT

ESPN.com Updated Feb 26, 2013
LeBron James had 40 points and 16 assists, Dwyane Wade scored 39 and the Miami Heat pushed their winning streak to 12 games by outlasting the Sacramento Kings 141-129 in double overtime on Tuesday night.
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  • Heat's Battier out with hamstring problem

    Heat's Battier out with hamstring problem

    nba.com Feb 26, 2013
    Heat forward Shane Battier was held out of Miami's game against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night because of tightness in his right hamstring.
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  • Roundup: Price, Longoria debut for Rays in win

    Roundup: Price, Longoria debut for Rays in win

    CNNSI.com Feb 26, 2013
    PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) -- AL Cy Young winner David Price pitched one scoreless inning and Evan Longoria tested his surgically-repaired hamstring on the basepaths and had an RBI single Tuesday during Tampa Bay's rain-shortened 7-2 victory over a Houst…
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  • Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and Chris Bosh talk about coding

    Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and Chris Bosh talk about coding

    miamiherald.com Feb 26, 2013
    A very cool short film about the importance of computer coding featuring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and, of course, Chris Bosh.
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  • Stanton's first homer of spring powers Marlins

    Stanton's first homer of spring powers Marlins

    ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 26, 2013
    Giancarlo Stanton homered Tuesday on an 0-2 fastball over the plate, a pitch he's likely to seldom see this season.
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  • Cavs' Irving to miss Bulls game with knee issue

    Cavs' Irving to miss Bulls game with knee issue

    CNNSI.com Feb 26, 2013
    CHICAGO (AP) - Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving has a hyperextended right knee and will miss tonight's game against the Bulls.
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  • Marlins owner: I didn't renege on '12 promises

    Marlins owner: I didn't renege on '12 promises

    ESPN.com Feb 26, 2013
    A cluster of media stood outside the Miami Marlins clubhouse, awaiting the arrival of owner Jeffrey Loria, when outfielder Bryan Petersen walked past.
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  • The official 40 times for the defensive backs

    The official 40 times for the defensive backs

    miamiherald.com Feb 26, 2013
    You saw what the unofficial times were for the defensive backs in the last post. Now for the official combine 40-yard dash times for the defensive backs: Cornerbacks: Johnthan Banks, Miss. St. 4.61 Dee Milliner, Alabama      4.37 Brandon McGee, UM 
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  • What's the market for QB Matt Moore?

    What's the market for QB Matt Moore?

    ESPN.com Feb 26, 2013
    The Miami Dolphins are expected to lose backup quarterback Matt Moore to free agency in March. The unrestricted free agent is entering the quarterback market at a good time, considering the position is thin in both the draft and free agency. Moore, who …
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  • Good-bye Milliner but Banks in Dolphins wheelhouse

    Good-bye Milliner but Banks in Dolphins wheelhouse

    miamiherald.com Feb 26, 2013
    Well, you can forget about Dee Milliner falling to the No. 12 pick in the first round. The Alabama cornerback, the best defensive back prospect in the draft, had a fine season and today put an exclamation point on his season with an excellent combine pe…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 26, 2013
    The Bills’ draft outlook hasn’t come into focus yet. The late rounds might provide a tight end for the Dolphins. A position-by-position breakdown of the Patriots. Crunching the combine numbers for a few potential Jets targets. The Ravens met with West
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  • Patterson talked to media and Dolphins at Indy

    Patterson talked to media and Dolphins at Indy

    miamiherald.com Feb 26, 2013
    And while we're on the topic of wide receivers, both coming out of college and in free agency, let me address Cordarrelle Patterson here. While at the Indianapolis combine he met with the Dolphins. He's living in South Florida now. The Dolphins need a b…
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  • Video - Heat Survive In 2OT To Win 12th Straight 01:15

    Heat Survive In 2OT To Win 12th Straight

    Feb 26
    LeBron James and Dwyane Wade combine for 79 points as Heat hold off Kings in double overtime for the 141-129 win.
  • Video - Steve Kerr Talks NBA Hoops 07:53

    Steve Kerr Talks NBA Hoops

    Feb 26
    Steve Kerr joins "First Take" to talk about the Lakers' playoff chances, the biggest threat to the Heat, who would win a one-on-one battle between Michael Jordan and LeBron James, and why the Knicks are struggling.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done right

    Feb 26
    We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
  • Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office job

    Feb 26
    The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
  • Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mail

    Feb 26
    Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
  • Adande/Gutierrez: Who's the NBA's most clutch player?

    Feb 26
    Which player gets the ball in crunch time? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.