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Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is a busy man. Last weekend in Chicago, Wade returned to his hometown to kick off his annual Wade’s World Weekend in support of his foundation, “Wade’s World Foundation.” The weekend included a benefit dinner at Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse which was attended by Juwan Howard, Jeffery Jordan and others.
On Friday, September 6th, the Wade’s World Foundation 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala at the Peninsula Hotel took place.
The evening included the unveiling of the “Choose to Live, Live to Dream” campaign and the introduction of the 2013 Excellence in Philanthropy Award. Steve Harvey and his wife Marjorie were among the honorees honored for their profound commitment to youth. The evening included a special toast celebrating Dwyane and his foundation’s ten years of service. Guests in attendance included Mindless Behavior, Brandon Marshall, Dr. Ian Smith, Otis Wilson, Kenny Williams, Vashawn Mitchell, and T.J. Holmes.
DWade has also announced his latest fashion collaboration with TieBar.com. A bowtie line with budget friendly price tags. The line will start at $15.
Wade’s World Photo Credit: Bob Metelus
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Pat Riley and the Miami Heat are back at it again. The Heat signed Michael Beasley to a $1 million contract yesterday.
Is this a bad move by the Heat? Well, Beasley started his NBA career in Miami. Beasley was the No.2 pick behind Derrick Rose in the 2008 draft. He was a standout player for the Kansas State Wildcats, earning Big 12 player of the year honors and leading his team...
The Miami Heat have signed Michael Beasley, the club announced Wednesday.
The team did not disclose terms of the contract, but according to multiple reports it's a non-guaranteed deal.
Beasley, who was originally drafted by the Heat with the No. 2 pick in the 2008 draft, is currently under investigation in Scottsdale, Ariz., for a sexual assault incident at his home.
LeBron James is set to marry high school sweetheart Savannah Brinson this weekend. Since LeBron is no ordinary person, this will be no ordinary wedding. According to the NY Post’s Page Six, LeBron and Savannah’s top-secret wedding is more of a three-day event than your typical ceremony and reception. The wedding is expected to be […]
Ray Allen keeps getting asked about “the shot.” He’s not complaining, exactly. He thinks it was just as cool as a lot of Heat fans did.
In case you blocked it from your memory, the shot in question came with 5.2 seconds to go in Game 6 of the NBA Finals. The Heat were on the verge of being eliminated by the Spurs before a scrum for an offensive rebound ended with the ball in...
Yakhouba Diawara’s contract with BCM Gravelines of Eurocup will be a one-year deal without an NBA out clause, a source told RealGM.
RealGM first reported on Monday that Diawara was expecting to sign with a club in the Eurocup this week. Diawara’s reasoning to join BCM Gravelines without an NBA opt out is to focus on competing for the league’s championship.
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As we near “LeBronmageddon” as Miami Heat star LeBron James is set to become a free agent in 2014, he decided to discuss his current state of mind to ESPN’s Chris Broussard.
Below are LeBron’s comments where he states that he isn’t sure what his plan is:
“I have absolutely no idea,” James recently told ESPN.com. “I would love to spend the rest of my career in Miami...
The Miami Heat have 13 guaranteed contracts on their roster and could maintain the same amount throughout the upcoming season.
The Heat have told some player agents that they may carry only 13 players.
The Heat signed Justin Hamilton and Eric Griffin to non-guaranteed deals on Tuesday. Jarvis Varnado also is under a non-guaranteed contract.
When did Miami Heat’s legacy start? Did it start when LeBron James ,Chris Bosh, and Ray Allen joined the team, or did it start when Dwyane Wade led the Heat to their first NBA title? Opinions vary, but in my opinion, I think Dwyane Wade along side Shaquille O’Neal, started the foundation for Miami’s legacy. The year of 2006 was the first NBA finals appearance by the Heat where...
Remember Game 6 of the 2013 NBA Finals, when a majority of Heat fans left the arena with Miami down five and under 30 seconds remaining just to find out that Ray Allen hit a miraculous three-pointer to send the game into overtime en route to a 103-100 victory? Well, it turns out this 2005 Toyota commercial featuring Phil Jackson sort of predicted the whole thing.
h/t Ball Don’t Lie
The Miami Heat have brought back forward Michael Beasley, signing him to a non-guaranteed contract Wednesday afternoon. Beasley was traded by Miami to Minnesota in July 2010.
“Michael had the best years of his career with us,” Heat president Pat Riley said. “We feel that he can help us.”
Beasley was bought out earlier this month by the Phoenix Suns, not long...
Oklahoma City Thunder All-Star Russell Westbrook is currently the darling of the fashion world. Russ has taken over fashion week sitting front row and snagged the coveted spot of being seated next to Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour at a few shows. He also has a piece in “The New York Times” on how he’s changing the fashion landscape in the NBA. But, at least one person...
There may be trouble in Paradise.
Could Tiger Woods be getting a taste of his own medicine?
RadarOnline via The National Inquirer is reporting that Lindsey Vonn has been caught cheating on the No. 1 golfer in the world.
Reports suggest Vonn made out with someone not named Tiger at the Same Justin Jay Z and Justin Timberlake concert that LeBron James got a police escort to.
Low risk, high reward type of deal. Maybe the Big 3 can straighten him out. NBA source tells Sun Sentinel that Miami Heat will sign Michael Beasley to non-guaranteed, make-good contract from training camp. — Ira Winderman (@IraHeatBeat) September 11, 2013 Source says Heat decided no-risk tryout was worth gamble, despite No. 2 overall 2008 […]
Miami Heat star LeBron James, who is set to be wed this weekend in San Diego to his long-time girlfriend, hasn’t even thought about whether he will opt out of his contract and become a free-agent in July 2014. “I have