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Ray Allen may be dropping game winning three-pointers for the Heat, but his defense has been awful. His lack of lateral movement was exposed last night by Jamal Crawford.
ESPN’s True Hoop analyzed the Heat’s drop in defensive productivity (ranked 25th in the league). Here’s reason #3:
3. The Heat have fallen apart defensively with Ray Allen on the court.
When Allen has been...
The Miami Heat have suffered a few shocking defeats thus far but they rebounded against the Denver Nuggets on Thursday to pull off a 98-93 victory.
The Heat became the first team in the Eastern Conference to win seven games and improved to 3-2 on a six-game road trip that ends Saturday in Phoenix.
LeBron James paced Miami with 27 points, eight rebounds and 12 assists.
MIAMI -- On his 30th birthday last January, Dwyane Wade wasn't overly thrilled being shut down due to injury. It turned out to be a good present.
It's time for the Miami Heat again to do what's best for Wade's even if he might not like it.
The shooting guard is hurting. After making progress in his recovery from knee surgery last July, Wade has been bothered in...
Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan is currently working together with The NOC to bring you a YouTube prank show called “Got ‘Em.” This should make you very, very happy.
As it turns out, Jordan is hilarious. His sense of humor is on full display in the latest installment of “Got ‘Em,” during which DeAndre walked around Venice Beach with a fart machine messing with...
LOS ANGELES -- A case could be made that the other basketball team in Los Angeles, the one that did not rock the NBA with its blockbuster deals last summer, did not blow out its coach five games into the season, and does not generally operate as if exists under a big top, is actually the one worth watching.
No, really watching.
The Lakers are masters at collecting talent, headlines...
After the Clippers beat Miami on Wednesday, LeBron James sat by his locker praising Chris Paul.
"He's always aware, he knows the tempo of the game, knows the score. He's always aware of when he needs to pick his points, you know, pick his shots or get into attack and make things happen.
"That's why I've always felt that he's the best point guard in...
Jim RacaltoBy SBRForum.com
Is LeBron James again a lock to be the MVP this season?
From what we’ve witnessed so far, it seems that way. After guiding the Miami Heat to the title in 2012 (the first of his career), James was rightly awarded the regular season MVP award. He averaged 27.1 points, 7.9 rebounds and 6.2 assists per game, while shooting a career-best 53.1 percent from...
Dwayne Wade has been ruled out of the game tonight in Denver with a sprained left foot. It's the middle of the Heat's West Coast trip, they play Phoenix on Saturday. Wade's play has been hindered this short NBA season with the nagging foot injury. Brian Windhorst of ESPN reports that Wade's injury flared up against the [...]
As part of a new rule this season, NBA players have only 90-seconds to get ready for tip-off before their team is called for a delay of game penalty.The folks over at Network of Champions gave that 90-second test to Heat star Dwyane Wade and check out if he can accomplish his task:
Game time: 10:30 p.m. ET
TV: Sun Sports
While their offense has been up to the task, the Miami Heat's defense hasn't been close to championship form.
The Denver Nuggets have similar concerns defensively with the NBA's highest-scoring team coming to town Thursday night.
After finishing fourth in the league in scoring defense at 92.5 points per game during their 2011...
LeBron James' lowest scoring average is against the Los Angeles Clippers.
James struggled to score in last season's lone meeting against the Clippers heading into Wednesday night's matchup at Staples Center for the Miami Heat.
The three-time league MVP is averaging 23.1 points in 17 lifetime games versus Los Angeles (5-2). He missed 12 of 19 shots for 23 points in last...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Blake Griffin and Chris Paul had double-doubles, with Paul keying a third-quarter spurt that helped carry the Los Angeles Clippers to a 107-100 win over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night.
Griffin had 20 points and 14 rebounds and Paul had 16 points and 10 assists to lead five players in double figures in the Clippers' fourth straight win. Jamal Crawford added...
While the Los Angeles Clippers are off to their best start in six seasons, the Chicago Bulls have been rather inconsistent while playing without their injured star.
The Clippers look to end their recent home struggles against the Bulls while trying for a fifth straight win Saturday night.
Los Angeles is 6-2 for the first time since 2006-07 thanks to some strong play against a few...