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James Ennis Says He’s Fixed His Shooting Form and Ball Handling

Despite enduring some severe struggles during his time on the Miami Heat’s summer league team in Las Vegas, forward James Ennis has regained his confidence after taking a careful assessment of what went wrong during those fateful two weeks. The Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson recounted how Ennis’ brutal performance over seven games, which included shooting 29.7 percent from the...
Via Heat Nation
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Las Vegas Predicts Miami Heat as Third-Most Likely Team to Win Eastern Conference

The Miami Heat will enter the 2015-16 season with championship aspirations, according to oddsmakers. Despite the 2014-15 Heat finishing last season without a postseason appearance, this year’s squad will have high expectations following one of the better offseasons of any team in the league. According to offshore bookmaker, Miami is considered the eighth-most likely team...
Via Heat Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Whiteside, Lucas III, Whittington All Sit on Day Five of Training Camp

The frustration continues for Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, who remains off the court after having strained his right calf muscle last week during a workout, and is doubtful to see any action in Sunday’s preseason opener. The Sun Sentinel’s Ira Winderman reported on Friday morning that Whiteside’s issue has prevented him from practicing for the fifth straight day. Miami...
Via Heat Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Helpful dolphin retrieves a Miami Heat dancer's iPhone from the bottom of the ocean (VIDEO)

Talk about a dolphin with some slick moves. This bottle-nosed Romeo showed why he's all mammal and no fish. Miami Heat dancer Teressa Cee had left her phone with a friend on a boat while diving with dolphins off the coast of the Bahamas, but he accidentally dropped the device into the ocean. Not to worry, dolphin Cacique saw the phone sink and dived to the bottom of the...
Via The Other Paper
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra on Dwyane Wade: I still see ‘a force of nature’

Dwyane Wade’s best basketball days are in the past, but Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra still believes the 11-time All-Star will have a big impact on the 2015-16 team—especially when it matters the most. According to Manny Navarro of The Miami Herald, Spoelstra said he has a plan to maximize Wade’s abilities while remaining cognizant of his limitations. “This is not...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Former No. 2 pickMichael Beasley headed back overseas

Michael Beasley hasn't had a consistent role with an NBA team since he came off the bench for the Suns in 2012-13. It appears that trend is going to continue into this year. From Sportando: Beasley averaged 8.8 points and 3.7 rebounds per game, though he only played in 24 contests for the Heat last season. Somehow, more than seven years removed from hearing his name called second...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwyane Wade Rocks Fanny Pack, Chain, Lip Syncs ‘This Is How We Do It’

South Central does it like nobody does. Dwyane Wade is living proof. The Miami Heat star had a bit of fun at media day this week when he rocked a pretty sweet fanny pack, gold chain, backwards hat and sunglasses and lip synced the theme song of 90s frat houses every, “This Is How We Do It.” .@DwyaneWade shows everyone how we do it at #HEATMediaDay —...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat's Chris Bosh, Josh McRoberts back on floor to open training camp

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Chris Bosh was the final Miami Heat player to leave the court after practice Tuesday. It was unintentionally symbolic. Bosh insisted the first Heat practice of training camp carried no extra significance to him, not after his 2014-15 season was cut short by a blood clot that was potentially life- and career-threatening. But to the franchise, perhaps the biggest...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dwyane Wade performs excellent rendition of 'This Is How We Do It'

During Media Day on Monday, Dwyane Wade took a break from interviews to sing and dance. The veteran guard put on some shades and jewelry and gave an energetic performance to Montell Jordan's 1995 smash hit, "This Is How We Do It." Singing and dancing were both on point. As for the fanny pack, we have no words about that.
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra excited by expectations

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Via Fox Sports Florida
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Bosh says he is off blood thinners, ready for contact

    Chris Bosh is no longer on blood thinners as he ramps up for the new NBA season. Bosh missed the second half of last season after being diagnosed with blood clots. He was put on blood thinners to combat the matter, and he says he is off of them now and cleared for full contact. “I am released and ready for contact,” Bosh said Thursday via the South Florida Sun Sentinel...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Pat Riley marks 20 years with the Miami Heat

September 2015 marks Pat Riley’s twentieth year with the Miami Heat. Riley celebrated the anniversary earlier this month with Miami Heat owner Micky Arison, who bought the team twenty years ago. He is by far the longest tenured executive in the NBA, with a five-year gap between him and second place Mitch Kupchak of the Los Angeles Lakers. Riley has a lot to show for those twenty...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James hangs with Heat players in Miami

While it’s more a case of much ado about nothing than anything else — but will likely cause pangs of regret to shoot through the hearts of Miami Heat fans, Hassan Whiteside posted a photograph on Instagram of LeBron James hanging with several Heat players, including himself and fellow former “Big Three” members Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, with Mario Chalmers rounding out...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra, girlfriend Nikki Sapp are engaged

    Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra revealed on Wednesday that he recently got engaged to longtime girlfriend Nikki Sapp. Spoelstra and Sapp, a former Heat dancer, have been dating for more than two years. Spoelstra dropped the big news just before wrapping up his interview with Izzy and Ethan on 790 The Ticket. “The coolest thing I did this summer, without a doubt, I got...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat owner proposing Miami Vice-type uniforms to fans

Maybe this is just a fun gag, but Miami Heat owner Micky Arison appears to be toying with the idea of suiting his team up in highlighter-style uniforms this upcoming season that were inspired by the show “Miami Vice.” Arison used his Instagram account to put these bad boys out there for fans to peruse with the caption: “If u would like to see @Adidas produce these jerseys...
Via Sportsnaut
August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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