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The nostalgia began the moment Miami Heat forward Rashard Lewis visited a favorite restaurant from his old neighborhood.
On Friday, he had dinner at Ruth's Chris steakhouse in Winter Park, the area he lived when he played for the Orlando Magic from 2007-11. A few fans recognized him, saying the missed him.
So it was only fitting Lewis was awarded the opportunity to relive those days on the basketball court.
In a rare start, Lewis scored a season-high 18 points in the Heat's 110-94 victory against the Magic Saturday at Amway Center. It was just the second start of the season, an opportunity created by an injury to Shane Battier. Battier missed the game with a sore quadriceps.
"It was almost like perfect timing," Lewis said. "You don't want to wish nothing bad on your teammates, to get hurt, but coach called my name and I went out and played well. I'm very happy with it."
Lewis had a hunch he would start once he spoke with Battier on the team f...
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Rashard Lewis enjoyed productive nights in Orlando during four seasons with the Magic.
He had another one on Saturday, when he gave the Miami Heat a big boost in a rare start.
Filling in for Shane Battier, Lewis scored 18 points in 30 minutes to help the Heat defeat the Magic 110-94.
Lewis' scoring helped on a night LeBron James struggled from the field. The King finished with...
MIAMI -- The Miami Heat enjoyed three wins in two nights -- victories against Orlando and Toronto, and the fact Dwyane Wade played a significant amount of minutes in each.
Wade, playing in back-to-back games for the first time since Nov. 15-16, scored 14 points in 35 minutes, 40 seconds to help the Heat defeat the Raptors 102-97 at AmericanAirlines Arena on Sunday night.
Dwyane Wade is getting special treatment from the NBA and Miami Heat as it's being said that no Heat player can make fun of Wade and his baby mama situation. According to TMZ, teammates are refusing to make light of the situation out of respect for Wade.Apparently there's a pact going on inside the locker room from players to leave the situation out of their conversations...
MIAMI -- Dwyane Wade expected to experience some unpleasantness by playing both ends of back-to-back games during the weekend.
The Miami Heat star hadn't competed on consecutive nights since mid-November, when he competed just 22 minutes on the back end and missed the following two games.
Asked what he wanted to see from himself physically by playing against the Toronto Raptors...
The Dwyane Wade baby situation had gotten a little more starry, with Damon Wayans Jr. revealed as the father of the other two children of Wade's new baby mama, Aja Metoyer.
Wade of course got engaged to his longtime girlfriend, "Bring It On" and "Being Mary Jane" actress Gabrielle Union, shortly before Christmas -- about six weeks after little Xavier Wade...
Miami Heat all-star and video bomber Chris Bosh as purchased a sweet pad in his hometown of Dallas. The 4,257 square foot suite located in a Ritz Carlton was once owned by the maestro of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Place isn’t too bad, see the pics.
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Trailing entering the fourth quarter, that's becoming common for the Miami Heat.
So is overcoming those deficits.
Down by five entering the fourth, the Heat clamped down and beat the Toronto Raptors 102-97 Sunday night, getting 30 points from LeBron James and 17 from reserve Michael Beasley.
"We stayed with it mentally," Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said. "We were...
It’s not often that we get video of an NBA player shooting a machine gun but that’s exactly what this post is about.
Check out this YouTube video from the Lock and Load gun range in Miami which shows LeBron James firing a Heckler & Koch MP5 submachine gun:
LeBron James shoots machine gun [SB Nation]
LeBron James image courtesy of Getty Images
LeBron James chose to celebrate the new year in unorthodox fashion by going to a firing range and shooting off a machine gun. No, really. Here's video evidence.
And this is what the results were. It really gives new meaning to the term sharpshooter.
It all started with Wade’s alley-oop pass to LeBron James in the first quarter. Fans loved it, so the three-time NBA Champion Dwyane Wade gave them more of it, by having a great lob connection with Chris “Birdman” Andersen. Check the video out :The post VIDEO: Wade and Andersen Connect on Alley Oop appeared first on The League News.
Miami Heat superstar and four-time NBA MVP LeBron James is one of the most famous athletes in the world. He’s 29 years old, but he still got carded at a bar. James was at a hotel bar in Orlando Friday night, in advance of Saturday night’s game against the Orlando Magic. The two-time NBA champion, […]
The Miami Heat may own 13 straight wins over the Toronto Raptors, but they know two November victories in the series don't mean much now.
The Heat will be out to end the new-look Raptors' five-game win streak Sunday night at home.
LeBron James combined for 62 points on 62.2 percent shooting in road wins over Toronto (16-15) two months ago.
The Raptors are a different team...
The Miami Heat (25-8) are looking to extend their thirteen game win streak against the Toronto Raptors (16-15) tonight in America Airlines Arena. The new-look Raptors aren’t a push over this season though, they’ve won their last four games against teams like the Oklahoma City Thunder and Indiana Pacers. Nevertheless, this game is sure to […]The post Miami Heat vs. Toronto Raptors...
Rarely do the Miami Heat have trouble keeping up with an opponent, but that was the case their last time out.
Given the way things have been going lately for Orlando's offense, the Heat should be able to bounce back when they visit the Magic on Saturday night.
Miami (24-8) is typically the team pushing the tempo and forcing the opposition to try and play catch-up, but Thursday...