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On Friday, several NBA players used social media to take a stand for Trayvon Martin. Not only did the entire Miami Heat take a photo in their official “Heat team” hoodies, they did so with the full support of the Miami Heat organization. “Our hearts go out to the family and loved ones of Trayvon [...]
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The Miami Heat’s LeBron James tweeted this photo of he and his teammates wearing hooded sweatshirts in memory of Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed on Feb. 26 in Sanford, Fla., a community north of Orlando.
The African-American 17-year-old student was wearing a hoodie at the time he was shot. The case has sparked national attention.
Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat has posted a photo of himself wearing a hooded sweat shirt to his Twitter and Facebook pages, in response to the death of a black teenager shot by a neighborhood crime-watch volunteer.
Later Friday LeBron James also posted a photo on Twitter of Heat players in hoodies, all with heads bowed and their hands in the front pocket.
Wade says he posted his...
The Trayvon Martin tragedy has become a prominent national news story, and the Miami Heat expressed their solidarity for the slain teenager by taking the above photo with their hoods up and heads bowed, which LeBron James shared Friday on Twitter.
Martin, a 17-year-old Miami native, was gunned down in February in an Orlando suburb by 28-year-old George Zimmerman, a member of the...
The Miami Heat honored fallen teen Trayvon Martin by posing for a photo wearing hooded sweatshirts with their heads bowed.
LeBron James posted the photo on Twitter with the hashtag "WeWantJustice."
Martin was shot to death in Sanford (Fla.) by a neighborhood crime-watch volunteer on Feb. 26. Martin, who was wearing a "hoodie", was carrying candy when he was...
One of the top stories in social media has been the killing of Trayvon Martin. Social media star and Miami Heat forward LeBron James took to Twitter today to show his support for the movement looking for justice in the killing of the Florida teenager. “#WeAreTrayvonMartin #Hoodies #Stereotyped #WeWantJustice,” James tweeted with the picture. The...Read the Rest...
Mickell Gladness made his NBA debut this season as a member of the Miami Heat, appearing in eight games over two different stints with the club.
Wednesday in Miami, the Heat charitable fund and Hublot held a charity event (and celebrated Pat Riley’s birthday) by launching the Heat limited edition Hublot watch. Dwyane Wade released his own limited edition watch with the company last summer. The fundraiser was held at the estate of Mike Fernandez and featured Patti LaBelle as the [...]
LeBron James had 17 points and 10 assists to lead the Miami Heat to their fourth straight victory, 88-73 over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Dwyane Wade added 24 points for the Heat, who posed for a photo earlier in the day wearing team-logo hoodies. Players were speaking out following the death of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager wearing a hooded sweatshirt who...
The Mavericks have signed free agent Kelenna Azubuike, who hasn't played since tearing a knee tendon with Golden State two seasons ago.
The announcement Friday came a day after the Mavericks waived center Sean Williams to create a roster spot.
Azubuike spent four seasons with the Warriors and has career averages of 10.6 points and 4.0 rebounds.
The patella tendon injury happened...
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- LeBron James had 17 points and 10 assists to lead the Miami Heat to their fourth straight victory, 88-73 over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Dwyane Wade added 24 points for the Heat, who posed for a photo earlier in the day wearing team-logo hoodies. Players were speaking out following the death of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager wearing...
The Miami Heat team donned black hoodies in support of Trayvon Martin. LeBron James posted this photo to Twitter today representing the 17-year-old Florida high school student who was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, a self-appointed neighborhood watch captain. #JusticeForTrayvon photo via King James
So my college laundry, Syracuse, survived to the Elite Eight tonight by playing old-school basketball, in which you give up contested long jump shots for controlling the boards. Since college hoop is no longer about that, and Wisconsin made 14 three point attempts, it nearly killed them, but a one-point win later, everyone's least favorite #1 seed is through the fourth game for...
Two scary falls aren't about to sideline LeBron James.
James expects to play when the Miami Heat go for a fourth straight win Friday night against the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
James said Thursday that he was improving despite still dealing with neck and elbow stiffness after suffering two hard falls during Tuesday's 99-95 home victory over Phoenix...
The Miami Heat's Chris Bosh isn't placing too much importance on the race for the No. 1 overall seed in the playoffs, but he understands how crucial it is for his team to have home-court advantage should it return to the NBA finals.
Bosh and his teammates can help themselves during two matchups against the Western Conference-leading Oklahoma City Thunder over the next 11...
You know the drill, each week I team up with @mia_Heat_Index with the fanalyst rankings. I play the unbiased fanalyst and MHI plays the part of the fanatic. Miami Heat Index covers the Eastern Conference and you can see my replies HERE. 1. OKC Thunder: They have had signs of slowing down, but they still lead the West; [...]