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Another Cavs Fan Rushes The Court Rocking A Homemade T-Shirt Reading, “KYRIE DON’T LEAVE”Updated 8 hours ago Share Tweet
What is it about Cavs fans? During Miami’s 27-game winning streak last season, LeBron James and the Heat came storming back from a huge second half deficit to defeat the Cavs and extend the streak. During the game, James Blair rushed the court with a ho…
LeBron nears triple-double as Heat cruiseUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetLeBron James had 21 points, eight assists and 14 boards for his first double-digit rebounding game of the season, leading the Miami Heat to a 103-82 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetDwyane Wade was back in the starting lineup on Saturday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves after missing the last two games for the Miami Heat.Share Tweet? Tonight's coaches, Dallas' Rick Carlisle and Portland's Terry Stotts, were together on the Mavericks' staff from 2008-12 ? Carlisle as head coach, Stotts as his chief assistant. Is tonight any more of an emotional game for either coach? "I have a…Source: nba.com
John Wall’s Chase-Down Block On Nate Wolters To End The QuarterUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetMaybe we jinxed them? Only a few hours after we went through the laughable Eastern Conference and declared Washington the No. 3 team in the East, the Wizards lost to the lowly visiting Bucks, 109-105. Still, a chase-down block by John Wall to end the th…
Iman Shumpert With The Poster Dunk As The Knicks Rout The MagicUpdated Dec 7 (yesterday) Share TweetThe New York Knicks got their second consecutive win last night when the Orlando Magic came to visit Madison Square Garden. After the Magic went up three in the first quarter, the Knicks outscored them by 41 points the rest of the way for a 121-83 victo…Share TweetATLANTA (AP) -- Hawks swingman Kyle Korver has set an NBA record by making a 3-pointer in his 90th straight game.
Beasley piecing career back together in Miami returnUpdated Dec 6 (2 days ago) Share TweetNow in his second stint with the Heat, Michael Beasley has returned a changed player.
Who Is The No. 3 Team In The NBA’s Eastern Conference?Updated Dec 6 (2 days ago) Share TweetThe Eastern Conference has turned into a two-man race after the first month of the season. With Indiana getting off to such a hot start, and Miami — at least before their recent 2-game losing streak — honing in on a three-peat, the East’s two best teams…
The NBA’s 10 Best BackcourtsUpdated Dec 6 (2 days ago) Share TweetInjuries and underwhelming play have completely changed the dynamics of this list. You’re used to seeing backcourts like the Deron Williams-Joe Johnson duo in Brooklyn or the Steve Nash-Kobe Bryant tandem in Los Angeles or Oklahoma City’s pair in Russel…
Marcin Gortat and his ex-boxer father have a weird relationshipUpdated Dec 6 (2 days ago) Share TweetMarcin Gortat is rightfully looked upon as a season-saver for the 2013-14 Washington Wizards. With Emeka Okafor going down for an indefinite amount of time during training camp with a herniated disc, the Wizards badly needed someone to plug the middle f…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetJohn Wall has the Wizards up to 9-9. Washington is getting it all from Wall. At 19 points, 9.2 assists and 2.3 steals per game, he’s on his way to the All-Star Game. Finally, right? While it seems as though Wall’s long-awaited breakout is happening at l…Share TweetThe extravagant failures of the Knicks and Nets this season prove you can't buy success in the NBA.Share TweetWith Dwyane Wade missing numerous games to manage knee issues, the Miami Heat have recently started trade talks looking for backcourt help, multiple league sources told ESPN.Share TweetDuring last night’s 107-87 shellacking the Bulls gave the Heat, one fan got the surprise of her life, when her boyfriend decided to propose by popping out of an inflatable Bulls mascot. The overcome woman sat at midcourt as he beau got down on a knee du…
Noah: City of Chicago doesn't like Miami HeatUpdated Dec 6 (3 days ago) Share TweetJoakim Noah knows it means more for the Chicago Bulls to beat the hated Miami Heat any time they face each other.Source: ESPN.com
Bulls drub Heat with defense, offensive balanceUpdated Dec 6 (3 days ago) Share TweetCHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls defeated the Miami Heat, 107-87, on Thursday at the United Center. With the win, the Bulls moved to 8-9 on the season. The Heat dropped to 14-5.Share TweetThe disparity between the Eastern and Western conferences is so embarrassingly large that you must take it into account when evaluating a team's ranki...
Ten Before Tip: News from Thursday nightUpdated Dec 5 (3 days ago) Share Tweet? Miami's Dwyane Wade will not play against the Bulls Thursday. He remained at the team hotel in Chicago suffering from flu-like symptoms. The Heat will also be without backup forward Chris Andersen, who is excused for personal reasons and will return w…Source: nba.com
Josh Smith’s 15 Best DunksUpdated Dec 5 (3 days ago) Share TweetToday, Pistons forward Josh Smith turns 28 years old, and Dime Magazine would like to celebrate by looking back at his 15 best dunks over his nine seasons in the NBA. Smith, a.k.a. J-Smoove, is notably known for his superior athleticism as a big man. Hi…
The Atlanta Hawks Hit Darren Rovell With The Sick BurnUpdated Dec 5 (3 days ago) Share TweetYour employer does @darrenrovell: Hawks advertise Korver's potential record 3-point game as if anyone would care— Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) December 5, 2013Read more...Source: deadspin.com
So You Want to Attend a Miami Heat Game?Updated Dec 5 (4 days ago) Share TweetSo you want to attend a Miami Heat game, huh? To do it right, you need to dress as if you're going to the club. Not a pretentious one where suspende...Source: grantland.com
LeBron Falls Short Of Triple-DoubleDec 7LeBron James scored 21 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and dished out 8 assists in the Heat's 103-82 win over the Wolves.
Taylor Leads Bobcats Past 76ersDec 6Jeff Taylor scored 20 points and grabbed eight boards in the Bobcats' 105-88 win over the 76ers.
Knicks Win Second StraightDec 6The Knicks drained 17 3-pointers in a 121-83 win over the Magic.
LeBron Asks Nike To 'Redefine' ShoeDec 6Darren Rovell discusses the business implications of LeBron James' frequently wearing an older version of his Nike shoe during Heat games.
Sources: Kings to acquire Gay from RaptorsDec 8The Toronto Raptors have agreed in principle on a deal that will send Rudy Gay to the Sacramento Kings, multiple sources told ESPN. The deal is expected to be finalized on Monday.
NBA: The new Kobe Bryant against the old Kobe BryantDec 7For the first time in his career, we will be judging Kobe Bryant against himself.
Ian Thomsen: Failures in New York prove you can't buy success in NBADec 6Commissioner David Stern loves to see the Knicks and other big-market teams go deep into the playoffs -- that has always been the suspicion of small-market teams and their fans. But I'm not so sure that point of view exists this year.
NBA: Carmelo Anthony will do what's best for MeloDec 6The Knicks can count on one thing: Melo will do what's best for Melo.