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Oct 18

Heat ready to do for Olynyk what they did for James Johnson

Heat chatter on the eve of Wednesday’s season opener at Orlando: • One of many things about this organization that players appreciate is the willingness of coaches to allow them … Click to Continue »

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Oct 17

Pat Riley reflects on 50 years in NBA, how he’s changed & why he loves this Heat team

Fifty NBA seasons have rolled past Pat Riley as he awaits the start of the next one. In a lifetime given to basketball — too literally at times — he … Click to Continue »

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Oct 17

Heat ready to ‘put it to the wood’ after what has felt like ‘a two-year off-season’

Erik Spoelstra’s plan for Tuesday night was pretty simple: eat dinner and then sit down to watch the opening night of NBA action. “Like all of you,” the Heat’s coach … Click to Continue »

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Oct 17

Spoelstra expects McGruder to return from surgery ‘quicker than most human beings’

Erik Spoelstra said Sunday he believes Rodney McGruder is “going to come back quicker than most human beings” from the stress fracture in his left leg. The Heat’s coach hasn’t … Click to Continue »

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Oct 17

Miami Heat moves charity tournament away from Trump’s Golf Course in Doral

The Miami Heat has decided to pull its charity golf tournament from President Trump’s Doral golf resort and will move it elsewhere next year, a team spokesman confirmed on Tuesday. … Click to Continue »

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Oct 17

It all matters: Let your NBA season be about more than who wins

Fans of the Portland Trail Blazers participate in the team’s annual Fan Fest event October 1, 2017 at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. There are those who will tell you that the 2017-18 NBA season — which, as you might have heard, tips off tonight …

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Oct 17

Did LeBron James think Dan Gilbert’s critical 2010 letter was racial? ‘I did’

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert presents LeBron James with his 2016 championship ring. (AP) Re-read Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert’s letter following LeBron James‘ 2010 “Decision” to leave for the Miami Heat. It’s merciless. It’s cold. It’s almost…

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Oct 17

LeBron: Irving’s return to Cleveland will be fine

LeBron James insisted Kyrie Irving will be "fine" when he returns to the Cleveland Cavaliers as a Boston Celtics player. Irving spent six seasons with the Cavs, playing side-by-side with James for the past three, before his shock split with t…

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Oct 17

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade talk hostile crowds when playing former team

LeBron James says that Kyrie Irving will be “fine” when he is received as a visiting player in Cleveland for the first time Tuesday when the? Cavaliers?host the Boston Celtics, and does not draw any parallel to when he returned to Cleveland for the first time as a member of the Miami Heat. Everybody’s good,” James told The Jump’s Rachel Nichols as part of a joint sit-down interview with Dwyane Wade that aired during Monday Night Football on ESPN.

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Oct 17

Tyler Johnson blunt after self-evaluation

Some Heat talk as Wednesday’s opener at Orlando nears: • Tyler Johnson is a certifiable bargain at $5.8 million last season and $5.8 million this season. But whether his backloaded … Click to Continue »

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Oct 16

Why a G-League assignment in Sioux Falls could be in Heat rookie Bam Adebayo’s future

Bam Adebayo will start his rookie season on the bench with the Miami Heat Wednesday night in Orlando looking to make a splash in his first NBA game. But once … Click to Continue »

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Oct 16

Bam Adebayo: ‘It’s time to get out there and get it.’

Miami Heat rookie Bam Adebayo touched on a variety of topics including playing time and a potential assignment in the G League down the road. Oct. 16, 2017. … Click to Continue »

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Oct 16

Spoelstra said Heat in a good place mentally prior to start of season

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra talks at practice Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. … Click to Continue »

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Oct 16

Dragic excited about the start of the season Wednesday

Miami Heat’s Goran Dragic covered a variety of topics Oct. 16, 2017. … Click to Continue »

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Oct 16

He’s found the hunger again. Refreshed Goran Dragic ready to tackle new Heat season

The last couple weeks for Goran Dragic have been about soul searching. Sunday, it was finally about basketball again. The good news: the hunger to win is still very much … Click to Continue »

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Oct 15

Spoelstra: Heat starters not set yet, but roles are after ‘productive’ training camp

The Miami Heat set its roster at the NBA maximum 15-player limit Sunday when – as expected – it officially converted the contract of undrafted rookie three-point specialist Matt Williams … Click to Continue »

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Oct 15

Whiteside on Embiid calling him soft: ‘Come on, man. He knows that’s not true.’

The war of words on social media and on the court between Hassan Whiteside and Joel Embiid after their recent head-to-head preseason meeting were all in good fun the Miami … Click to Continue »

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Oct 15

LeBron counts on revamped roster to keep Cavaliers contending

LeBron James will have an overhauled Cleveland Cavaliers supporting cast this season as he tries to reach an eighth consecutive NBA Finals and again dethrone Golden State as champion. Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player James won two titles in four seas…

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Oct 15

See if anything beat Heat Opening Week for No. 1 on this week’s Hot Button Top 5

1. HURRICANES: UM hosts Georgia Tech for ACC lead: Finally beating Florida State last week was bigger for The U symbolically. But hosting Georgia Tech Saturday was a bigger game … Click to Continue »

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Oct 14

Winslow predicts he’ll come off the bench – initially – for the Heat

The questions came at Justise Winslow fast and furious Saturday afternoon at his basketball clinic. The 50 or so fifth and sixth graders who earned special invitations to the clinic … Click to Continue »

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