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The Heat are receiving a lot of criticism as of late, after losing two consecutive games to the Indiana Pacers during the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Also, Dwyane Wade’s and Coach Erik Spoelstra’s confrontation during the game as well as Dwyane Wade’s inability to produce during Game 3, but this just adds to the conundrum. Via @SportsCenter: DEVELOPING STORY: @MiamiHEAT cancel [...]
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The playoffs are always an intense situation, and it is certainly not uncommon for emotions to boil over every once in a while. That is exactly what happened during the third quarter of game three of the Pacers/Heat playoff series between superstar Dwayne Wade and coach Erik Spoelstra.
After Wade missed a jump shot, Pacers guard George Hill converted on a quick layup going the other...
Emotions are always heightened during playoffs, as they should be, it’s a very intense situation especially for a team that claimed titles last season in the Miami Heat. This is what happened during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals between Dwyane Wade and Coach Erik Spoelstra. This is what led to the confrontation: Wade misses on [...]
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Last night the Indiana Pacers treated the Miami Heat like Wall Street/the U.S. Government treats anyone who opposes Goldman Sachs- total obliteration. Indiana put on the whooping stick as the Heat trailed by as many as 21. Today, the fallout continues, as the Heat cancelled their media session and practice.
It’s circling the wagons time, as the presumptive favorite to win the...
The Indiana Pacers defeated the Miami Heat 94-75 tonight to take a 2-1 series lead in their Eastern Conference semifinals matchup. Indiana’s defense held Miami to 37% shooting, with Dwyane Wade among those not able to find his shot. He finished with 5 points, making just 2 of 13 shots from the floor, [...]
INDIANAPOLIS –The Miami Heat can officially press the panic button. In doing so, it would be the best thing for them as the Heat and Coach Erik Spoelstra need to come to a firm understanding of what is about to happen. They are no longer in the zone where they can just cruise over teams with a mere flick of their wrist.
Dwyane Wade augmented his crap game against the Pacers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Thursday by confronting coach Erik Spoelstra during a timeout. Wade had just missed a three and was late getting back on defense when the timeout was called. Spoelstra must have called him out about something, because Wade reacted in a negative manner and got in his coach’s...
Dwyane Wade yelled at Erik Spoelstra during a third-quarter timeout of Miami's 94-75 loss to the Pacers.
Erik Spoelstra mixed up his starting lineup in Game 3 with Chris Bosh unavailable.
D-Wade’s grade in Coach Erik Spoelstra’s basketball class has dropped him to F-Wade.
During a meltdown game that resembled something this side of Chernobyl, the Miami Heat showed all their true colors when the costar of the team attacked the coach. When your Big Three is down to chokers and flatliners, your coach may be next to implode.
If the team...