Found May 18, 2012 on
INDIANAPOLIS –The Miami Heat can officially press the panic button. In doing so, it would be the best thing for them as the Heat and Coach Erik Spoelstra need to come to a firm understanding of what is about to happen. They are no longer in the zone where they can just cruise over teams with a mere flick of their wrist.
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The playoffs are always an intense situation, and it is certainly not uncommon for emotions to boil over every once in a while. That is exactly what happened during the third quarter of game three of the Pacers/Heat playoff series between superstar Dwayne Wade and coach Erik Spoelstra.
After Wade missed a jump shot, Pacers guard George Hill converted on a quick layup going the other...
The Indiana Pacers defeated the Miami Heat 94-75 tonight to take a 2-1 series lead in their Eastern Conference semifinals matchup. Indiana’s defense held Miami to 37% shooting, with Dwyane Wade among those not able to find his shot. He finished with 5 points, making just 2 of 13 shots from the floor, [...]
Dwyane Wade yelled at Erik Spoelstra during a third-quarter timeout of Miami's 94-75 loss to the Pacers.
Dwyane Wade visited Tom Crean during Miami's off day on Friday.
Let’s be clear: There will be no saving LeBron James from a playoff collapse this time.
There’s no excuse to be made. You could talk about Chris Bosh’s injury being a factor, but that doesn’t change the fact that LeBron played one of his worst games of the year against Indiana last night.
22 points, 22 shots, 7 rebounds and general disinterest. None of that stat line...
Last night the Indiana Pacers treated the Miami Heat like Wall Street/the U.S. Government treats anyone who opposes Goldman Sachs- total obliteration. Indiana put on the whooping stick as the Heat trailed by as many as 21. Today, the fallout continues, as the Heat cancelled their media session and practice.
It’s circling the wagons time, as the presumptive favorite to win the...
Dwyane Wade is probably lucky it wasn’t Ozzie Guillen‘s face he was getting into during Game 3 on Thursday.
Wade drew some backlash after he was seen fiercely confronting Heat coach Erik Spoelstra on the sideline during Miami’s nightmarish loss to the Pacers. Wade was ultimately separated by teammates, but Guillen says that wouldn’t have been necessary if he were in Spoelstra’s...
For a team trailing 2-1 in a playoff series, Game 4 is always a must-win scenario.
Today’s Game 4 against Indiana is still a must-win for the Heat, but for far more than the simple reason of having a shot to win the series.
Dwyane Wade walks off the court as the Pacers celebrate their 78-75 Game 2 victory. (Andrew Innerarity / Reuters)
The most basic reason the Heat need a victory...
If one thing has become clear, it is that this is not the same Miami Heat team that has dominated the Indiana Pacers the past two seasons. By all means, holding a talented and deep team like the Indiana Pacers to under 45% shooting should mean certain victory. However, the beauty (or the bane) of the NBA fan is that nothing is certain in the playoffs.
The Miami Heat...
We start with this one here. This has been the common opinion about Lebron James these days (well years). Although not much statistical evidence backs this up, a lot of moments like this help the anti-Lebron team's case. Anyways, you never want a rookie showing you up on national tv. Think Lebron will see this video soon?
Ah, Dwyane Wade...