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Three things to watch: Will Miami Heat waive Chris Bosh later this week?

Three things to watch: Will Miami Heat waive Chris Bosh later this week?

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh smiles during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game between Miami and Duke in Coral Gables, Fla.
Heat center Willie Reed listed as day-to-day with right ankle bursitis

Heat center Willie Reed listed as day-to-day with right ankle bursitis

Miami Heat forward Willie Reed reacts after after sustaining an injury in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Saturday, Feb.
Are the Heat an elite NBA team? They have been for the past 40 days

Are the Heat an elite NBA team? They have been for the past 40 days

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) drives the lane as Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha defends during an NBA basketball game, Friday, Feb.
Heat rookie Rodney McGruder: ‘If you need me to be a pest, I will be’

Heat rookie Rodney McGruder: ‘If you need me to be a pest, I will be’

Miami Heat guard Rodney McGruder (17) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Denver.
Five takeaways: The Heat take advantage of Paul George’s ejection in 113-95 win over Pacers

Five takeaways: The Heat take advantage of Paul George’s ejection in 113-95 win over Pacers

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters goes to the basket as Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner defends during Saturday’s game in Miami.
Heat guard Josh Richardson’s role should grow after limited time in first game back from injury

Heat guard Josh Richardson’s role should grow after limited time in first game back from injury

  Heat guard Josh Richardson drives to the basket during a game against the Clippers this season.
Pat Riley on Magic Johnson: ‘He’ll get the job done’ as the Lakers president

Pat Riley on Magic Johnson: ‘He’ll get the job done’ as the Lakers president

Miami Heat president Pat Riley and Magic Johnson watch the Heat and Clippers at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida on November 7, 2013.
Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters ready to accept Pat Riley’s challenge

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters ready to accept Pat Riley’s challenge

ATLANTA — Pat Riley challenged Dion Waiters. And as expected, Waiters accepted that challenge.
Five takeaways: Heat return from All-Star break to dominate Hawks, continue winning ways

Five takeaways: Heat return from All-Star break to dominate Hawks, continue winning ways

ATLANTA — The All-Star break spanned eight days for Miami. But it wasn’t long enough to mess with the Heat’s momentum.
What do Erik Spoelstra, players think about Heat’s decision to stand pat at trade deadline?

What do Erik Spoelstra, players think about Heat’s decision to stand pat at trade deadline?

ATLANTA — As Thursday’s trade deadline passed without a move from the Heat, Pat Riley seemed content.
Should the Miami Heat pay Dion Waiters? President Pat Riley says they’ll know at end of season

Should the Miami Heat pay Dion Waiters? President Pat Riley says they’ll know at end of season

  Miam’s Dion Waiters drives to the basket in game last week as Orlando’s Bismack Biyombo and Elfrid Payton defend.
Mailbag: Why didn’t the Miami Heat make a trade at the deadline?

Mailbag: Why didn’t the Miami Heat make a trade at the deadline?

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra watches during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the LA Clippers, Friday, Dec.
Without the ‘assets’ to make an impactful deal, Heat President Pat Riley focuses on playoffs

Without the ‘assets’ to make an impactful deal, Heat President Pat Riley focuses on playoffs

    Heat President Pat Riley, celebrating with coach Erik Spoelstra after the Heat locked up the 2013 NBA title, said he was happy to stand pat with this Heat team.

Miami Heat President Pat Riley still believes in center Hassan Whiteside as a franchise player

  Pat Riley still believes in center Hassan Whiteside. ‘I love Hassan,’ he said. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) MIAMI – Heat President Pat Riley doubled down on center Hassan Whiteside and his ability to be “an integral part of winning” and a force on both ends of the court.
Heat’s Pat Riley on trade deadline: ‘I’m glad we didn’t do anything stupid’

Heat’s Pat Riley on trade deadline: ‘I’m glad we didn’t do anything stupid’

    Miami Heat and President Pat Riley did not made a deal at the trade deadline. .(Bill Ingram/Palm Beach Post) MIAMI – Pat Riley said the Miami Heat did exactly what they expected at the trade deadline – “nothing.
Chris Bosh set to join TNT as studio analyst, making return to court this season even more unlikely

Chris Bosh set to join TNT as studio analyst, making return to court this season even more unlikely

Chris Bosh (Getty Images) MIAMI — Chris Bosh isn’t playing basketball this season, but he will be speaking about the sport soon.
Miami Heat brass, all players at practice today

Miami Heat brass, all players at practice today

  Erik Spoelstra   MIAMI – President Pat Riley and the Miami Heat executives watched practice today as the 3 p.
Trade speculation has Heat shopping Wayne Ellington, Josh McRoberts package as deadline nears

Trade speculation has Heat shopping Wayne Ellington, Josh McRoberts package as deadline nears

MIAMI — With the NBA trade deadline set for 3 p.m. today, the clock is ticking. The Heat have made a deal at the deadline in each of the past four seasons, but no deal has been made yet this year.
Trade deadline not only time Heat president Pat Riley can make blockbuster deal

Trade deadline not only time Heat president Pat Riley can make blockbuster deal

    The biggest deal ever made for the Heat was when owner Micky Arison traded a pick to the Knicks for Pat Riley.
What should Miami Heat do at trade deadline? A look at the possibilities

What should Miami Heat do at trade deadline? A look at the possibilities

MIAMI — The Heat’s roster remained intact as the team returned to the court Wednesday for their first post All-Star break practice.
Josh Richardson ready to return for Heat, but role still uncertain

Josh Richardson ready to return for Heat, but role still uncertain

LA Clippers guard Raymond Felton (2) defends Miami Heat guard Josh Richardson (0) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec.
Shane Battier attends first Heat practice in new front office role

Shane Battier attends first Heat practice in new front office role

    Shane Battier returns to the Miami Heat as the director of basketball development and analytics.
Metrics do not like Miami Heat chances of making playoffs

Metrics do not like Miami Heat chances of making playoffs

    Miami’s Dion Waiters reacts after a dunk in a recent game against the Magic. The Heat have won 14-of-16 and are two games out of a playoff spot.
Mailbag: With trade deadline looming will the Miami Heat be buyers or sellers?

Mailbag: With trade deadline looming will the Miami Heat be buyers or sellers?

Will the Miami Heat be buyers or sellers (or neither) at Thursday’s trade deadline? The trade deadline is approaching and despite the Miami Heat having won 14-of-16 and climbing back into the playoff race, fans are consumed with what could happen in the next couple of days.
Want the Heat to make a big deal at the trade deadline? Here’s why that could be hard to pull off

Want the Heat to make a big deal at the trade deadline? Here’s why that could be hard to pull off

Miami Heat president Pat Riley speaks during an NBA basketball news conference, Saturday, July 16, 2016, in Miami.
What should the Miami Heat have offered – if anything – for DeMarcus Cousins?

What should the Miami Heat have offered – if anything – for DeMarcus Cousins?

Would the Heat have wanted DeMarcus Cousins and Hassan Whiteside in the same locker room?   Now that New Orleans has traded loose change, a bag of Nikes and Buddy Hield for one of the most talented (and unstable) players in the league, what should the Heat have offered Sacramento for DeMarcus Cousins?
With two big names off the board, Miami Heat still have a few trade options available

With two big names off the board, Miami Heat still have a few trade options available

Pat Riley’s vision of rebuilding the Miami Heat this summer will not be sacrificed as the trade deadline approaches.
A look back at Pat Riley’s biggest trade deadline deals since joining the Miami Heat

A look back at Pat Riley’s biggest trade deadline deals since joining the Miami Heat

  Point guard Goran Dragic came to the Miami Heat in a 2015 trade deadline deal. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) More than 20 trade deadlines have come and gone since Pat Riley arrived in South Florida.
Draft due diligence: Miami Heat scouts scrutinize NBA prospects looking for players with ‘Heat DNA’

Draft due diligence: Miami Heat scouts scrutinize NBA prospects looking for players with ‘Heat DNA’

Chet Kammerer (left) celebrates the Heat’s NBA championship. (Courtesy of Miami Heat) MIAMI — The Heat’s recent string of wins hasn’t just altered outside expectations.
Chet Kammerer: Meet the man in charge of the Miami Heat’s NBA draft scouting team

Chet Kammerer: Meet the man in charge of the Miami Heat’s NBA draft scouting team

Chet Kammerer (right) with his son Chad Kammerer (left). (Courtesy of Miami Heat) MIAMI — When Erik Spoelstra was asked in December about his involvement in the organization’s draft evaluation process, the Heat coach immediately shot down the question.

Three things to watch: Trade deadline is set for Thursday — what will the Miami Heat do?

Miami Heat president Pat Riley speaks during an NBA basketball news conference, Saturday, July 16, 2016, in Miami.
Heat guard Josh Richardson says time remains for ‘a lot of growth’ to get done this season

Heat guard Josh Richardson says time remains for ‘a lot of growth’ to get done this season

  Heat guard Josh Richardson has missed half the season with injuries. (AP Photo) The last time Josh Richardson played the Heat were in the midst of losing 13-of-15 games.
Former Heat guard Tim Hardaway a Hall of Fame finalist again

Former Heat guard Tim Hardaway a Hall of Fame finalist again

  Former Heat guard Tim Hardaway is a finalist for the Basketball Hall of Fame for the third time.
Our Miami Heat awards at the break: We agree on the MVP

Our Miami Heat awards at the break: We agree on the MVP

Goran Dragic, being fouled Serge Ibaka during Monday’s game against the Magic, has been the Heat’s MVP.
Master rebuilder: Heat president Pat Riley faces another challenge

Master rebuilder: Heat president Pat Riley faces another challenge

    Miami Heat President Pat Riley hoping to wave his magic one more time and get the Heat back into contention.

While his teammates are hitting the beach, Heat forward James Johnson will be hitting the weights

Miami Heat forward James Johnson plans to stick to his work-out routine during the break. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) While many of his teammates will be on a Caribbean vacation, or chillin’ on a beach or just relaxing with their families, Miami Heat forward James Johnson has other plans for the six-day break.
Mailbag: Who should the Miami Heat label as untouchable at trade deadline?

Mailbag: Who should the Miami Heat label as untouchable at trade deadline?

Justise Winslow #20 of the Miami Heat handles the ball during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers on December 22, 2016 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.
Hassan Whiteside needs to take steps forward, not back

Hassan Whiteside needs to take steps forward, not back

All that was missing from Hassan Whiteside was a mic drop. “If you’re going to believe in any side, believe in Whiteside.” And with that, the Miami Heat’s embattled center exited his Fox Sports Sun postgame interview with Jason Jackson on Wednesday and headed to the All-Star break. Whiteside just had an impressive bounce-back game with 23 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks...
Heat center Hassan Whiteside must keep moving forward after dominating Rockets

Heat center Hassan Whiteside must keep moving forward after dominating Rockets

  Heat center Hassan Whiteside, right, and forward James Johnson go after the ball against Houston’s Ryan Anderson during Miami’s victory Wednesday.
Shane Battier returns to Miami Heat in front office role

Shane Battier returns to Miami Heat in front office role

Miami Heat small forward Shane Battier (31) bring down a rebound during first quarter action of game seven of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs Thursday evening June 20, 2013, in Miami.
Heat forward Okaro White headed to New Orleans for D-League All-Star Game

Heat forward Okaro White headed to New Orleans for D-League All-Star Game

  Heat forward Okaro White defends as Hawks forward Mike Scott looks for an open teammate.(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Okaro White is going to be reassigned to the D-League sometime before Saturday.
Erik Spoelstra wants Heat to ‘recalibrate, recharge’ before returning from break for playoff push

Erik Spoelstra wants Heat to ‘recalibrate, recharge’ before returning from break for playoff push

The Miami Heat, and Goran Dragic, will enjoy their break more after winning 14 of their last 15 games.
Heat’s Hassan Whiteside congratulates Carmelo Anthony for making All-Star game; laments disrespect for centers

Heat’s Hassan Whiteside congratulates Carmelo Anthony for making All-Star game; laments disrespect for centers

Hassan Whiteside will be spending the All-Star break on a tropical island instead of New Orleans. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Hassan Whiteside was denied again.
Q&A: One NBA analyst breaks down where the Miami Heat stand at the All-Star break

Q&A: One NBA analyst breaks down where the Miami Heat stand at the All-Star break

Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra watches the action during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic, Monday, Feb.
Miami Heat’s challenge against the Houston Rockets: Defend the 3-point line

Miami Heat’s challenge against the Houston Rockets: Defend the 3-point line

    Rockets guard James Harden scored 40 points in the Heat’s victory last month but he was just 4-of-15 on 3s.
Improved 3-point shooting has Heat guard Goran Dragic going to the line more

Improved 3-point shooting has Heat guard Goran Dragic going to the line more

  Miami’ Goran Dragic is shooting better from deep which is translating into more free throws.
Erik Spoelstra’s message to Heat with trade deadline approaching: ‘Buckle up’ and stay away from social media

Erik Spoelstra’s message to Heat with trade deadline approaching: ‘Buckle up’ and stay away from social media

Head coach Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat follows the play during the first half of the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on January 3, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Heat mailbag: First pick of the draft or first round playoff victory. … Which would you prefer?

Heat mailbag: First pick of the draft or first round playoff victory. … Which would you prefer?

The playoffs are a magical time in Miami. (Bill Ingram / Palm Beach Post)   HOUSTON – The Miami Heat remain in the playoff picture, just two games out of the eighth spot, despite dropping their last two games.
Hassan Whiteside and Miami Heat move past frustration from Monday’s loss to Magic

Hassan Whiteside and Miami Heat move past frustration from Monday’s loss to Magic

Miami Heat’s Hassan Whiteside (21) walks on the court during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic, Monday, Feb.
Heat’s Pat Riley: ‘I will defer the pick for winning because that’s what we’re all about here.’

Heat’s Pat Riley: ‘I will defer the pick for winning because that’s what we’re all about here.’

    Miami Heat president Pat Riley talks during Shaquille O’Neal’s jersey retirement ceremony two months ago in Miami.
A look at what’s gone wrong on defense for Miami Heat during two-game skid

A look at what’s gone wrong on defense for Miami Heat during two-game skid

Orlando Magic’s Bismack Biyombo (11) drives to the basket as Miami Heat’s Tyler Johnson (8) and Wayne Ellington (2) defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb.
Does it make sense for the Miami Heat to trade for Serge Ibaka?

Does it make sense for the Miami Heat to trade for Serge Ibaka?

Orlando Magic’s Serge Ibaka (7) smiles after being called for a foul against Miami Heat’s Goran Dragic (7) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb.
Heat’s Pat Riley lapping Phil Jackson’s success in front office

Heat’s Pat Riley lapping Phil Jackson’s success in front office

Head Coach of the Los Angeles Lakers Phil Jackson and Head Coach of the Miami Heat Pat Riley share a laugh before the game on December 25, 2005 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.
Five takeaways: Miami Heat go from winning streak to losing streak with loss to Orlando Magic

Five takeaways: Miami Heat go from winning streak to losing streak with loss to Orlando Magic

MIAMI — After watching their 13-game winning streak end Saturday, the Heat are now in the middle of a losing streak.
Dion Waiters on track to make return for Miami Heat; injury updates on Josh Richardson, Justise Winslow

Dion Waiters on track to make return for Miami Heat; injury updates on Josh Richardson, Justise Winslow

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters (11) drives past Atlanta Hawks forward DeAndre Bembry (95) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb.
Dwyane Wade reflects on time with Miami Heat, praises Erik Spoelstra, discusses Pat Riley on ‘The Vertical Podcast’

Dwyane Wade reflects on time with Miami Heat, praises Erik Spoelstra, discusses Pat Riley on ‘The Vertical Podcast’

Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade (3) walks to the bench during the first half against the Dallas Mavericks at the United Center Tuesday, Jan.
Three things to watch this week: Miami Heat looking to start another streak heading into All-Star break

Three things to watch this week: Miami Heat looking to start another streak heading into All-Star break

Rockets guard James Harden scored 40 points and had a triple double against the Heat last month. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)   MIAMI – The streak is dead but the Miami Heat certainly are alive.
Heat center Hassan Whiteside in awe of meeting fellow Marshall great, Hal Greer

Heat center Hassan Whiteside in awe of meeting fellow Marshall great, Hal Greer

    Heat center Hassan Whiteside grabs a rebound against Minnesota last week. (Jeff Wheeler/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS) Two of the greatest players ever to come out of Marshall University met at midcourt in Philadelphia Saturday before the Heat’s loss to the 76ers.
Relive the Miami Heat’s 13-game win streak: Top 5 moments

Relive the Miami Heat’s 13-game win streak: Top 5 moments

Dion Waiters, ‘oozing with confidence,’ poses after his game-winner against Golden State on Tuesday.
Heat guard Dion Waiters says he will return Monday against Orlando

Heat guard Dion Waiters says he will return Monday against Orlando

  Heat guard Wayne Ellington will start tonight in his hometown. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) PHILADELPHIA – Dion Waiters will miss his third consecutive game tonight because of a sprained left ankle as the surging Heat play the 76ers tonight, but the Heat guard said he “definitely” will play Monday when the Heat return home to face the Magic.
Pistons’ Stan Van Gundy calls Heat’s Erik Spoelstra the best coach in the NBA

Pistons’ Stan Van Gundy calls Heat’s Erik Spoelstra the best coach in the NBA

  Pistons coach and president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy said nobody in the league is doing a better coaching job than Miami’s Erik Spoelstra.
Tyler Johnson’s Heat teammates help him refocus and not mope about missing shots

Tyler Johnson’s Heat teammates help him refocus and not mope about missing shots

    Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez tries to block a shot by Miami Heat guard Tyler Johnson during the Heat’s win Friday.
Five takeaways from the Miami Heat’s 108-99 victory over the Brooklyn Nets

Five takeaways from the Miami Heat’s 108-99 victory over the Brooklyn Nets

Heat guard Rodney McGruder goes up for a shot against Nets center Brook Lopez in Friday’s game.
Marcus Georges-Hunt should fit right in with the Heat: ‘My main focus is defense’

Marcus Georges-Hunt should fit right in with the Heat: ‘My main focus is defense’

    Marcus Georges-Hunt picked Georgia Tech over UM four years ago. NEW YORK – Marcus Georges-Hunt will have little trouble adjusting when he gets back to South Florida.
Miami Heat happy for Derrick Williams after his impressive debut with the Cavaliers

Miami Heat happy for Derrick Williams after his impressive debut with the Cavaliers

Cavaliers forward Derrick Williams scored 12 points in his Cleveland debut, a loss Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) NEW YORK – Derrick Williams played just more than 15 minutes and scored five points in his last 12 games with the Miami Heat.
Heat guard Dion Waiters to miss second straight game because of sprained ankle

Heat guard Dion Waiters to miss second straight game because of sprained ankle

  Heat guard Dion Waiters (R) will miss his second game because of a sprained ankle. Wayne Ellington (L) once again is expected to start in his place.
A look at some of the Miami Heat’s most valuable trade chips as trade deadline nears

A look at some of the Miami Heat’s most valuable trade chips as trade deadline nears

The Miami Heat’s Goran Dragic, right, drives against the Atlanta Hawks’ Tim Hardaway Jr.
Heat Mailbag: Trying to predict final record; can Miami make an offer for Jimmy Butler

Heat Mailbag: Trying to predict final record; can Miami make an offer for Jimmy Butler

    Heat Goran Dragic sets up the offense during Miami’s victory over Minnesota on Monday.
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra knows what Bucks are facing after learning Jabari Parker out for year

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra knows what Bucks are facing after learning Jabari Parker out for year

Bucks forward Jabari Parker is helped off the court after tearing the ACL in his left knee Wednesday against the Heat (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps) The Milwaukee Bucks’ worst fears were realized today when Jabari Parker was diagnosed with a torn ACL in his left knee and will miss the rest of the season.
Miami Heat rookie Rodney McGruder’s contributions go beyond the box score

Miami Heat rookie Rodney McGruder’s contributions go beyond the box score

    Miami Heat’s Rodney McGruder looks surprised after a foul was called on him during a recent victory over the Nets.
The Miami Heat’s streak is historic, even if they don’t want to talk about it

The Miami Heat’s streak is historic, even if they don’t want to talk about it

Miami’s Wayne Ellington (L) and Dion Waiters celebrate a victory in Brooklyn during the Heat’s winning streak.
Report: After release from Heat, Derrick Williams to sign 10-day contract to join LeBron James in Cleveland

Report: After release from Heat, Derrick Williams to sign 10-day contract to join LeBron James in Cleveland

Miami Heat forward Derrick Williams (22) drives around Philadelphia 76ers guard Chasson Randle (5) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb.
5 questions you’re probably asking yourself (with answers) about the Chris Bosh situation with Heat now eligible to apply for salary-cap relief

5 questions you’re probably asking yourself (with answers) about the Chris Bosh situation with Heat now eligible to apply for salary-cap relief

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh (1) reacts to a call during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks Wednesday, Feb.
Mike Fratello talks Heat, coaching and broadcasting in our Q&A

Mike Fratello talks Heat, coaching and broadcasting in our Q&A

  Mike Fratello has been a part of the NBA since 1977 as a coach or broadcaster. Fratello was an assistant with the Knicks before becoming head coach for the Hawks, Cavaliers and Grizzlies. And he’s had several stops as an analyst, including NBC, TNT, NBA TV and currently doing Nets games for the YES Network. One of those was working with Eric Reid on Heat telecasts from 2002 to early...
Heat sign D-League star Marcus Georges-Hunt to 10-day contract

Heat sign D-League star Marcus Georges-Hunt to 10-day contract

  Marcus Georges-Hunt, shown here while playing for Georgia Tech, will sign a 10-day contract with the Heat.
Erik Spoelstra gets an ‘A’ for leading Heat on recent winning streak

Erik Spoelstra gets an ‘A’ for leading Heat on recent winning streak

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra questions a call during the first half of the team’s NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls in Chicago, Friday, Jan.
Miami Heat’s winning streak helping to attract eyeballs, improve TV ratings

Miami Heat’s winning streak helping to attract eyeballs, improve TV ratings

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) goes to the basket against Philadelphia 76ers forward Ersan Ilyasova (7) and Nik Stauskas (11) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb.

Heat guard Dion Waiters to miss Bucks game with sprained ankle, hopes to return Friday

  Heat guard Dion Waiters is hoping to miss just one game because of his sprained left ankle. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) MILWAUKEE – Heat guard Dion Waiters is playing the best basketball of his career, which is why he could not be more disappointed with his latest injury.
With Miami Heat able to make decision on Chris Bosh Thursday, what will happen?

With Miami Heat able to make decision on Chris Bosh Thursday, what will happen?

    Chris Bosh at Heat media day in 2015. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post) MILWAUKEE – One year ago tomorrow, Chris Bosh scored 18 points, grabbed five rebounds and added two assists as the Miami Heat were hammered at home by the Spurs.
Mailbag: What should the Miami Heat do before the trade deadline?

Mailbag: What should the Miami Heat do before the trade deadline?

Miami Heat’s Goran Dragic of Slovenia plays against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the second half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Feb.
Why did Heat coach Erik Spoelstra say: ‘I’m not such a tyrant’

Why did Heat coach Erik Spoelstra say: ‘I’m not such a tyrant’

Minnesota’s Karl-Anthony Towns shoots over Miami’s Hassan Whiteside during the Heat’s 115-113 victory Monday in Minnesota.
Heat guard Goran Dragic’s 3-point shooting numbers are ridiculous

Heat guard Goran Dragic’s 3-point shooting numbers are ridiculous

  Heat guard Goran Dragic signals his three-point basket in the fourth quarter of Miami’s win at Minnesota on Monday.
Here’s proof that the Miami Heat never lost hope — even with 11-30 record

Here’s proof that the Miami Heat never lost hope — even with 11-30 record

Head coach Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat follows the play during the first half of the NBA game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on January 3, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Erik Spoelstra takes blame for miscues late in Heat win over Timberwolves

Erik Spoelstra takes blame for miscues late in Heat win over Timberwolves

  Heat coach Erik Spoelstra directs his team during the Heat’s victory over the Timberwolves on Monday.
Five takeaways from the Miami Heat’s 115-113 victory at the Minnesota Timberwolves

Five takeaways from the Miami Heat’s 115-113 victory at the Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns eyes the basket as Miami Heat’s James Johnson defends during the first quarter of Monday’s game.
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra compares Patriots rally to Ray Allen ‘yellow rope’ game in 2013 Finals

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra compares Patriots rally to Ray Allen ‘yellow rope’ game in 2013 Finals

    Heat players and staff at Sunday’s Super Bowl watch party in Minneapolis.   MINNEAPOLIS – For the Miami Heat, at least those around in June of 2013, the Patriots’ comeback Sunday in the Super Bowl brought back memories.
Updated: Heat make it official sign Okaro White to two-year deal, release Derrick Williams

Updated: Heat make it official sign Okaro White to two-year deal, release Derrick Williams

  Forward Okaro White has signed a two-year deal with the Heat. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) MINNEAPOLIS – Okaro White wasted little time making an impact when he joined the Miami Heat 20 days ago, and now it has paid off.
Could endless turmoil in Chicago be pushing Wade (and Butler) closer to the Heat?

Could endless turmoil in Chicago be pushing Wade (and Butler) closer to the Heat?

    The drama continues to mount for the Chicago Bulls and Dwyane Wade. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune/TNS) MINNEAPOLIS – Dwyane Wade’s homecoming has not been all warm and fuzzy like he expected.
Three things to watch this week: With Chris Bosh day approaching, Miami Heat take win streak on road

Three things to watch this week: With Chris Bosh day approaching, Miami Heat take win streak on road

Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat watches on from the bench against the Charlotte Hornets during game four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2016 NBA Playoffs at Time Warner Cable Arena on April 25, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
With Okaro White, Derrick Williams on team plane to Minnesota, Heat must make move by Monday

With Okaro White, Derrick Williams on team plane to Minnesota, Heat must make move by Monday

    Okaro White warming up before a recent game. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) MINNEAPOLIS – Forwards Okaro White and Derrick Williams traveled with the Miami Heat today, but one of the two likely will not be with the team Monday for the start of this four-game road trip.
With Miami Heat back in the playoff race, team takes ‘Don’t Believe the Hype’ mantra on the road

With Miami Heat back in the playoff race, team takes ‘Don’t Believe the Hype’ mantra on the road

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) drives against Philadelphia 76ers forward Dario Saric (9) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb.
Five takeaways: Hassan Whiteside’s dominant performance leads Miami Heat to 10th straight win

Five takeaways: Hassan Whiteside’s dominant performance leads Miami Heat to 10th straight win

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (21) shoots over Philadelphia 76ers forward Nerlens Noel (4) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb.
Despite losing Briante Weber to Warriors, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra ‘really happy’ for young point guard

Despite losing Briante Weber to Warriors, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra ‘really happy’ for young point guard

Briante Weber #12 of the Miami Heat looks on during a timeout against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on April 13, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dion Waiters using ‘irrational’ confidence to make big impact during Heat’s winning streak

Dion Waiters #11 of the Miami Heat celebrates his shot as Trevor Booker #35 of the Brooklyn Nets defends in the fourth quarter at the Barclays Center on January 25, 2017 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.
Hassan Whiteside’s promise to pay James Johnson’s fines just got $25,000 more expensive

Hassan Whiteside’s promise to pay James Johnson’s fines just got $25,000 more expensive

Miami Heat forward James Johnson (16) is held back by coach Erik Spoelstra after Atlanta Hawks forward Taurean Prince pulled down Heat center Hassan Whiteside as Whiteside was going up for a shot during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb.
Briante Weber to leave Heat D-League affiliate to sign 10-day contract with Golden State Warriors

Briante Weber to leave Heat D-League affiliate to sign 10-day contract with Golden State Warriors

Briante Weber #11 of the Sioux Falls Skyforce drives against Xavier Munford #5 from the Greensboro Swarm at the Sanford Pentagon November 29, 2016 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Miami Heat will begin month full of roster decisions by addressing Okaro White issue

Miami Heat will begin month full of roster decisions by addressing Okaro White issue

MIAMI — February is going to be an interesting month for the Heat. With Miami on a nine-game winning streak, the trade and transaction discussion has quieted down.
Mailbag: Should the winning streak change Miami Heat’s long-term plan?

Mailbag: Should the winning streak change Miami Heat’s long-term plan?

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters (11) drives past Atlanta Hawks forward DeAndre Bembry (95) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb.
Erik Spoelstra challenged Dion Waiters and the Heat guard is playing best basketball of his career

Erik Spoelstra challenged Dion Waiters and the Heat guard is playing best basketball of his career

Dion Watiers has taken on the challenges from coach Erik Spoelstra and is thriving with the Heat. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)     MIAMI – Erik Spoelstra and Dion Waiters needed time.
Miami Heat’s 7-Eleven (Goran Dragic, Dion Waiters) have been open lately

Miami Heat’s 7-Eleven (Goran Dragic, Dion Waiters) have been open lately

  Dion Waiters drives to the basket during Miami victory over the Hawks with Goran Dragic looking on, (David Santiago/Miami Herald/TNS) MIAMI – Dion Waiters and Goran Dragic have been side-by-side on the court and in the Heat locker room this season, but it wasn’t until this homestand that it hit them.
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