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Dwyane Wade hasn't looked like, well, Dwyane Wade in the Eastern Conference Finals. Sure, he's produced solid numbers by anyone's standards, but when simply using the eye test, it's easy to see that LeBron James has been the focal point of Miami's offense. What makes Wade's effort in the series thus far a bit surprising -- if not alarming to Heat fans -- is that the guard's "struggles" come despite going up against a hobbled Ray Allen. Allen has played well defensively against Wade in the past, but all indications heading into this series were that Wade held not only...
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Consistency separates the Spurs from the Heat.
On a nightly basis, you know exactly what to expect and what you're going to get from Gregg Popovich's squad. The Spurs trust their system of unselfish ball and man movement. It's as if they're on autopilot and the only possible variable is individual effort within the system. Popovich's in-your-face coaching style...
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By Duane Porter
Brand just keeps getting hotter.
The brand is introducing new postseason
kicks for Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade, the Jordan Fly Wade 2 EV
"Biscayne." These are Wade's second signature sneakers with Jordan Brand. Styled with the colors...
Wednesday was an embarrassing night for Kevin Garnett. The 36-year-old forward went 6-18 for 18 points in an Eastern Conference finals Game 2 loss to the Heat. He let Dwyane Wade score a layup in front of him to essentially seal the game in overtime, and he was called out by Wally Szczerbiak on Twitter. As you can see in the image above, Wade stared back at KG hard after the layup...
Three reasons the Celtics won this game:
Grit and balls.
Balls and grit.
Grit and balls.
What did I tell you all before the game via Twitter? Joey Crawford is the only ref with the balls to take on LeBron Wade and Dwyane Wade. And Joey delivered with the 6th whistle on James.
Now excuse me while I restart my heart.
(image courtesy Jose3030)
BOSTON (AP) -- Everywhere Dwyane Wade turned, two Boston Celtics seemed to be waiting.
And as long as Chris Bosh is out, he understands it's probably going to stay that way. The Celtics can double-team him without fear, knowing LeBron James is the only other Miami player who can consistently hurt them.
Wade scored only 18 points Friday in the Heat's 101-91 loss in Game...
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade have made a living attacking the basket, a style of play that generally lends itself to plenty of opportunities at the charity stripe. The Celtics saw that firsthand in Games 1 and 2. But James and Wade were limited to five combined free-throw attempts during Friday's Game 3, with Wade failing to get to the line even once. Those figures are something...
Erik Spoelstra denied that there is anything wrong with Dwyane Wade, who didn't have a free throw attempt in the game.
Although it's part of playoff rhetoric, the constant talk about officiating appears to be wearing on Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, especially when it comes to the notion of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade being extended a favorable whistle. It finally caught up to the Heat in the 101-91 loss to the Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final on Friday night. Wade failed to...
BOSTON -- Did the Celtics have some extra help in the final seconds of Sunday night's game? "Red wasn't going to let it go in, you know that. Not in the Boston Garden," Boston coach Doc Rivers said, referencing legendary Celtics coach and executive Red Auerbach, after Dwyane Wade missed an open 3-pointer as time expired in overtime. Wade's misfire allowed...
After watching LeBron go for 32 in Game One and seeing both he and Wade combine for 197 points in their final three games against the Pacers (that’s good!), the four hour drive from Tampa to Miami left me wondering what we were in store for Tuesday night. A 40-point performance? Fifty, perhaps? Certainly Boston’s [...]
At the end of a long and spectacular night, in which testimonies and adjectives on the singular greatness of Rajon Rondo appeared to be as exhausted as many legs, the question that hung in the air after Miami's 115-111 overtime victory over Boston was this: After throwing so much into Game 2, what more could the aging, aching, depleted Celtics possibly have to give when they...
Here to encourage the Wizards to draft Bradley Beal (pictured with girlfriend Kytra Hunter), is Florida blog Alligator Army’s Andy Hutchins.
After Anthony Davis, the shot-eating mantis who will be the first pick, there’s a lot more doubt in the 2012 NBA Draft. No player has Davis’ potential to make a franchise a contender in short order, and many more have significantly more...
The Miami Heat know what's coming from the Boston Celtics.
''Their all,'' Dwyane Wade said.
That's what usually happens when one team is fighting to save its season - and in this case, the Big Four era in Boston might be at stake as well.
The Eastern Conference finals shift to Boston on Friday night for Game 3, with the Heat holding a 2-0 lead after staving...
Celtics won their first game of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday night. The series in now 2-1 in the Miami Heat’s favor. But when it comes to the postgame catwalk, the Heat are still up 3-0. For today’s fashion face off, check out LeBron James and Dwyane Wade vs. Rajon Rondo and Marquis Daniels. [...]