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Our hometown heroes are facing an uphill climb against a superior Heat team tonight. Reeling after 3 straight losses, can the Cats take a trip down to South Beach and win a tilt against the defending champs? The team looks for a boost with the return of Byron Mullens to the lineup for the first time since his ankle injury on December 22nd. Welcome back Mully, we missed you. However, the return of Mullens also comes with the loss of MKG. Kidd-Gilchrist came away from the ugly collision on Saturday with thankfully just a concussion, and he should be back soon. Prayers for MKG would be much appreciated! The NBA has a lengthy list of requirements that must be met by a concussed player before they can return to action. Before the first item on that list can even be attempted, the player has to receive a completely clean bill of health from the physicians. On the negative side, it means that MKG will not only miss the Heat game, but will also at the very least miss the next game as ...
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Tweet Chris “Birdman” Andersen wasn’t signed to an NBA team this offseason. But after a nine-month absence from the league, the Miami Heat enlisted the services of the Birdman to help strengthen their undersized and poor-rebounding frontcourt. Andersen showed up looking to be in great physical shape and ready to go. How’d he do it? [...]
Shane Battier has primarily been a jump-shooter throughout most of his career. His role with the Miami Heat has consisted of coming off the bench and trying to knock down a few big shots, which is something Battier was able to do last season en route to a championship. However, a dunker he is not.
During a win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday night, Battier dunked in a regular...
Chris Bosh has thrown his Pacific Palisades, CA mansion on the rental market. Seeing as he spends so much time in Miami it makes sense that he decided to make some cash off of this money-hole instead of having it sit vacant.
At $45,000 a month, this place will end up costing you over half a million dollars in rent alone by years end. With this ridiculous price tag the property better...
MIAMI LeBron James took his kids to school in the morning. Then he took the ball to the hoop at night.
James might have arrived home with his Miami Heat teammates at 3 a.m. Monday after a game and a Super Bowl party the day before in Toronto. But he was up a few hours later for fatherly duties.
While LeBron James Jr., 8, and Bryce Maximus James, 5, were in class, James went home...
This is the kind of moment that should linger. Mississippi comes from nowhere to land one of college football's top recruiting classes. Ole Miss playing with the big boys, beating them.
Even LeBron James noticed, tweeting this: "Ole Miss ain't messing around today! Big time recruits coming in. SEC is crazy.''
It was testimony from coach Hugh Freeze that the...
Off a jump ball, Dwyane Wade throws a touchdown pass down the length of the court to find, who else, LeBron James for the alley-oop lay in.
Chris Bosh won't be playing Wednesday night due to the flu. Heat beat writer Shandel Richardson speculates that Shane Battier will start.
LeBron James should dominate, as usual.
No Chris Bosh (flu) tonight. Battier will likely start in his place.
— Shandel Richardson(@ShandelRich) February 6, 2013
Photo: Keith Allison.
LeBron James scored 31 points and Chris Bosh added 23 to lead Miami past Charlotte 99-94 Monday night, the Heat's 10th consecutive victory against the Bobcats.
Dwyane Wade had 20 points and 12 rebounds for Miami, which has won nine of its last 10 at home. James was 13 for 14 from the field, for a career-best 93-percent shooting. The Heat improved to 19-3 on their home floor...
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James scored 32 points, Dwyane Wade added 31 points and eight assists, and the Miami Heat held off the Houston Rockets 114-108 on Wednesday night.
Shane Battier scored 12, Norris Cole added 10 and Udonis Haslem grabbed 13 rebounds for Miami, which moved to 20-3 at home.
James Harden finished with 36 points and 12 rebounds for Houston, which got a 15-point,...
It has been more than two seasons since Chris Bosh left the Toronto Raptors via free agency to join the Miami Heat, but many of the fans in Toronto are still bitter about it. On Sunday, a number of Raptors fans booed Bosh when they hosted the Heat. The 28-year-old center said he is surprised they have not gotten over his departure.
“Yeah, I’m a little surprised,” Bosh said...
Byron Mullens played fewer minutes (18) in his second game back from an ankle injury, but he still produced: 15 points, three 3-pointers, seven rebounds, three assists and a block.
Two nights ago, Mullens logged 28 minutes for 12 points (5-14 FG), two 3-pointers, nine rebounds, an assist and two blocks.
Mullens gives you threes out of the center position. That's the advantage...
Usually Greg Oden is grabbing headlines for all of the wrong reasons.
A knee surgery here, being waived there. Thankfully the story surrounding Oden these days is all about his comeback and the teams vying for his free agent services.
After everything the big fella has been through (multiple knee surgeries and his exit in Portland), this is finally a story you have to be...
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