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Norris Cole has finally come full circle as a ball player.
The third year Miami Heat guard is experiencing his first go round of serious trade rumors after flashing some enormous potential in key moments during the Heats two straight championship runs.
Cole for his part says he’s “just trying to stay focused, and ignore the rumors.”
“I can’t control that,” Cole said. “The only thing I can do is control what I can control and that’s to make sure I’m in the best shape, make sure I’m ready to perform and make sure when I get out there I show what I can do. Anything else, I can’t control that so I don’t worry my mind about that.”
Cole likes his role with the Heat, and doesn’t want to go anywhere.
“I’m comfortable with the guys, with the coaching staff, with the team,” Cole said. “This is all I know. I’m blessed to be in this position.”
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The Miami Heat's copy of the "Rocky IV" soundtrack definitely got a workout on Tuesday.
LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, each wearing a different alternate uniform, waded through smoke and fake fire at an over-the-top photo shoot.
The shoot featured a shirtless James working out with chains and tires, presumably while humming "Hearts On Fire," and...
The first preseason game for the Miami Heat went very well. Chris Bosh was dominating and he got great support from veterans Rashard Lewis and Roger Mason Jr. Everything went according to the plan for the Heat and they won the game. Although the Heat fans got what they wanted which was watching their team ...The post Could We See Wade, Beasley And Oden Play In Next Heat Game? appeared...
The Heat re-signed Chris "Birdman" Andersen this offseason for a contract of $1.3 million, which many viewed as a bargain. Turns out we were all right.
Birdman recently revealed that he took less money to stay with Miami (via Joseph Goodman of the Miami Herald):
Andersen spoke with Heat sideline reporter Jason Jackson during a timeout and told fans he took less...
From what the Miami Heat released on Instagram this morning, it looks like the Heat are going to have a sick intro video at their games this year.
Yep, that's LeBron working out in a dungeon, looking beastly. We can tell just from that this video is going to do a great job of firing the crowd up.
Check out Shane Battier in the dungeon below:
LeBron James is looking svelt, and is showing his inner animal for the shoot of the Heat into video. Looks a little intense. I mean, is all the fire and gold chains necessary? Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
LeBron going ape!
Everyone knows LeBron James is a physical specimen, so no surprise that he looks as ripped as ever in this video. I could probably go without the screaming but LeBron can do whatever he wants at this point. Hey Carmelo, maybe you should hit the gym like King James!
Check it out:
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Dwyane Wade feels quicker and stronger going this year than he has in the past 2 years.
According to Tom D’Angelo of the Palm Beach Post:
Wade appears as energized and excited as he has been since 2010, the first year he was teammates with LeBron James and Chris Bosh.
“I feel my speed is there, my training camp legs haven’t recovered yet so my lift isn’t where I want it to...
It probably goes without saying that LeBron James puts on pretty cool birthday parties for his kids, and the Chosen One confirmed that assumption Sunday, when he posted a photo of his son LeBron Jr.'s Xbox-themed 9th birthday cake to Instagram:
Of course, because this is LeBron James we're talking about, he made sure to include a cake copy of NBA 2K14 -- with LeBron on the...
Miami Heat have unveiled two new uniforms they will use for the upcoming season. Both designs are familiar: first one resembles the Christmas Day jerseys the Heat used last Christmas for the game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, while the other design looks similar to the Heat jerseys from 1992-1993 season. Here are some photos ...The post Miami Heat Unveil New Uniforms appeared...
Via their Instagram account Tuesday, the Heat released some behind the scenes footage from their intro video shoot.
The video seems sure to get the crowd "fired" up for Heat home games.
You ever see a bakery or specialty cake shop and wonder how they make their money? Or, rather, ever wonder who has the money to drop four figures on a custom-made cool looking birthday cake? Well here’s your answer: people like LeBron James. LeBron got his son, LeBron Jr., an Xbox cake for the young […]
The NBA loves its intro videos.
Some teams go over the top to bring their teams to the court and introduce them to the fans. They whip the fans into a frenzy and set the tone for the team's identity and the team.
If that is what an intro video is supposed to do, then the Heat's intro video probably exemplifies exactly what the team is all about.
Shirtless. Doing dead...
If there is one person that knows winning, that would be undefeated American boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. With his impressive record without a single loss, he can influence any athlete(s) […]
Undefeated boxer and Miami Heat fan Floyd Mayweather Jr. watched the Heat practice on Saturday and even gave the team a speech on being a champion and defending your title.
According to Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press:
”We’re trying to defend two titles. He’s been defending for a long time,” Heat star LeBron James said. ”He definitely knows where we’re coming from...
As previously noted on TNLP, NBA players have some pretty incredible birthday cakes and the latest one came for LeBron James nine-year-old son, LeBron James Jr.
Check out the XBOX 360 birthday cake that he got with cake version of NBA 2K14 next to it:
LeBron James image courtesy of Getty Images