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.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
MIAMI – James Johnson cannot help himself. “I think I’m just wired like that,” The Heat’s enforcer said following the Heat’s ninth straight win, 116-93 over the Hawks on Wednesday in which he was ejected for coming to Hassan Whiteside’s aide.
Sioux Falls guard Briante Weber was named the D-League player of the month. MIAMI – When the Heat called up forward Okaro White last month from its NBA D-League team in Sioux Falls, many believed that spot could go to guard Briante Weber.
Forward Okaro White could make his first NBA start tonight if Luke Babbitt is unable to go. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) UPDATE: Luke Babbitt is playing —————- MIAMI – Okaro White is one of four players on the Heat roster who have yet to start a game.
Heat forward Okaro White celebrates Miami’s win over the Nets last week at the Barclays Center (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) MIAMI – This week we received several questions about Okaro White, most wanting to know what the Heat are going to do when his second 10-day contract expires on Monday.
Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6), Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade (3) and Miami Heat power forward Udonis Haslem (40) walk off the floor dejected during second half action of game one of the NBA finals between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs Thursday June 06, 2013, at American Airlines Arena in Miami.
Miami Heat forward Udonis Haslem spoke out Tuesday against President Donald Trump’s controversial executive order on immigration that bans citizens from seven predominately Muslim countries from entering the United States. “We’re supposed to be the land of the free,” Haslem said about the order that has led to large protests at airports around the country. “You...
“If you look good, you feel good. If you feel good, you play good.” Those wise words from the inimitable Deion Sanders explain, in many ways, the need for multiple jerseys if you’re a professional sports team these days. You see, busting out the same old home and away jerseys are a thing of the past. The Miami Heat are just one of the teams with a plethora of uniform options. Here&rsquo...
Miami Heat center Willie Reed (35) forward James Johnson (16) and guard Wayne Ellington (2) return to the court after a time out during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, Saturday, Jan.
Miami Heat forward Okaro White (15) waves a towel as he and other players come off the bench as the heat score during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons, Saturday, Jan.
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra questions a call during Friday’s game against the Bulls. (AP Photo/David Banks) CHICAGO – When Heat coach Erik Spoelstra was asked on Friday about the turmoil within the Bulls locker room the last couple of days, he referenced their spot in the standings.