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That NBA Lottery Pick:
Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured a story about Dwyane Wade wanting people to address himself as “Three” during a post-game press conference after the MiamI Heat won the NBA Finals.
Recently, D-Wade changed his Twitter username to “Three” and due to the change, the Twitter search engine at times can have issues when searching Wade’s name.
The below image is courtesy of the fine folks over at Sports Grid and shows what happens when you search D-Wade’s name on Twitter:
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Believe it or not, Mike Miller has interests outside of shooting threes, dressing ridiculously and being the butt of “Here’s why I root against the Heat” jokes. And actually, they’re pretty impressive. The Mike Miller Night of Hope Annual UFC Fighter Invasion is a charity that has donated over $1.7 million to provide aid to disabled or disadvantaged children. So good for...
Miami Heat: Draft Grade
By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/HoopStuff….
Pick 50: James Ennis- SG- Long Beach State
- It seemed a little strange that the Heat would trade into the late second round to draft a player that no one would expect to make the roster, but Ennis is a big time scorer, a solid three point shooter and with his athletic talents, he could be a big time defender...
Miller gave them some good minutes in the playoffs, but it is a business, so he has to go.
Mike Miller expects to be waived by Heat with amnesty clause today & reps are reaching out to interested teams, sources tell ESPN
— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) July 16, 2013
Arison, however, was facing $33M luxury tax bill & Miller amnesty saves team $17M in taxes. Still owe...
With a $33 million luxury tax staring them in the eyes, the Miami Heat have decided to part ways with Mike Miller. The Heat will save around $17 million with the loss of Miller, almost cutting the bill in half. The Heat used their one time right to waive Miller through the NBA’s amnesty release program. The move made a little more noise than usual due Miami Heat President Pat Riley...
Remember all those good times we were having with Mike Miller? Wellllll he might want to put those champagne bottles on ice. The Miami Heat are expected to waive the goofy, sharpshooting forward, saving themselves $17 million in luxury tax payments. Though we should’ve seen this coming of course. Above, we can see Kawhi Leonard waiving Mike away in a fantastic case of foreshadowing...
I’m pretty much speechless this afternoon with the “Greg Oden Bar Watch” update. It seems that Greg spent his day at Elly Bay,…
Let's get this out of the way first. Rick Barry doesn't want to teach LeBron James granny style.The Miami Heat star vows to improve his free-throw shooting this summer and says he doesn't need a shooting coach. But Barry disagrees with that approach and recommends somebody who could work on James' technique, which he believes is slightly flawed.Himself.
Former NBA superstar center Shaquille O’Neal has another job to add to his ever-growing resume.
According to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald, Shaq was officially sworn in as a part-time Golden Beach Police officer Tuesday during a ceremony in front of city mayor Glenn Singer.
The former Miami Heat star, who was also once a reserve officer for Miami Beach’s force, reunited...
The Cleveland Cavaliers are strongly considering making an amnesty waiver bid to claim former Miami Heat forward Mike Miller, league sources told Yahoo! Sports.
Miami used the amnesty provision to free itself of the $12.8 million left on Miller's contract over the next two seasons. The decision will save the Heat significant money in luxury-tax payments, but the organization...
The Miami Heat defeated the New York Knicks 113-66 in Summer League play on Wednesday.
Travis Leslie with 23 points on 9-for-13 shooting to lead the Heat.
Jeremy Tyler had 18 points on 8-for-12 shooting and eight rebounds. Jerome Jordan had 10 points and nine rebounds.