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The Miami Heat are aiming to become the first team since the Los Angeles Lakers of the early 2000s to win three consecutive NBA championships this season, but before they opened the 2013-14 season against the Chicago Bulls, the defending champs took some time to remember last year’s title run.
The Heat were given their championship rings for winning the 2013 NBA Finals over the San Antonio Spurs in a memorable and thrilling seven-game series. It was the team’s third championship in its history. In addition to the ring ceremony, Miami raised its new championship banners to the AmericanAirlines Arena.
Here’s a photo of the Heat’s ring.
Watch the championship ceremony in the video below.
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LeBron James says he is hopeful to represent Team USA in the 2016 Olympics as long as he is healthy.
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When told he will not have to worry about being selected...
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We all know that Miami Heat star LeBron James has a pretty decent shoe game but his latest pair of personalized kicks will scream multi-color into your face.
Check out the kicks in the below Instagram photo for the proof of color:
LeBron James image courtesy of Getty Images
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I think my favorite thing about the commercial...
The NBA season is finally upon us and the Miami Heat’s chase for a three-peat begins in Tuesday’s season opener against the Chicago Bulls.
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As the Miami Heat continued to cruise against the Chicago Bulls, Miami Heat star LeBron James might have had the best assist for the first day of the NBA.
Watch as LeBron dishes the no-look dime to Chris Andersen for the slam dunk:
James image courtesy of Getty Images
For those of you who happened to miss the brand-new trailer for NBA 2K14 next gen on Xbox 1/Playstation 4, don’t fret since we have tracked down the video.
Check out the full trailer which has Macklemore’s “Can’t Hold Us” playing in the background with gameplay highlights:
LeBron James image courtesy of 2K Sports
Remember Game 6 of the NBA Finals last season?
The one where hundreds of Miami Heat fans filed out of Americans Airlines Arena early, only to miss Ray Allen hitting a game-tying three-pointer at the end of the game that led to the Heat winning in dramatic fashion in overtime as those same fans tried, and failed, to reenter the building?
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The NFL tends to dominate Sundays from September to early February, but nevertheless there was still was some NBA news throughout the day. So in case you were stuck on the couch with some corn chips and booze throughout the day, I’ll hook you up with your basketball fix. Don’t forget the season starts Tuesday!
LeBron James says he is happy for Derrick Rose. I think the basketball...
USATSI The Miami Heat coaching staff used handheld football pads to hit LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh as they drove down the lane during Monday’s practice. The Heat expect a physical game against the Chicago Bulls in Tuesday’s season opener. “We don’t like them, they don’t like us,” James said of the Bulls to ESPN. “It’s not unheard of. We all know how...
LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and the Miami Heat have had a strong rivalry with Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and the Celtics in the past. But with KG and The Truth moving to Brooklyn does the rivalry with Boston end and be transferred to Brooklyn? Dwayne Wade said earlier in October that the rivalry will just ...The post No Place Like Boston appeared first on The League News.
Every year we like to make predictions. Some of us pick all Oklahoma City Thunder (Snottie) and some of
us pick Stephen Curry to win the MVP (Ben) but there is no question that we all love basketball and thrilled to have it back.
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Tuesday night's Bulls/Heat game, in which the Bulls were shellacked and Derrick Rose's return was about as anti-climatic as possible, gave TNT some bragging rights:
Turner Sports’ exclusive NBA on TNT Opening Night 2013 Presented by AutoTrader.com featuring the Miami Heat and LeBron James against the Chicago Bulls and Derrick Rose – Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. ET...