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The Miami Heat held their annual Red vs. White scrimmage earlier today, and an astounding 11,000+ people attended. Let me say that again, over 11,000 people attended a SCRIMMAGE. I guess that shows how big the Heat have truly become. As for the action, it didn’t really mean anything at all, other than giving us ...The post Reports From Miami Heat Scrimmage appeared first on The League News.
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LeBron James has enjoyed training camp with the Miami Heat in the Bahamas.
“To come down here, just us, it gives us a great time to bond and have some camaraderie both on and off the floor,” James said. “We worked our tails off for five practices and to be able to have down times in the afternoons to just chill around the pool, we had a lot of laughs.”
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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...
Conspiracy theories and circumstantial evidence are popping up almost daily now in the constant and ongoing crusade to figure out what it’s going to take to keep LeBron James in Miami after this season.
An annual training camp here in the Bahamas at Atlantis Paradise Island Resort probably wouldn’t be a deterrent in keeping the world’s greatest basketball player in South Florida...
In case, the Miami Heat needed anymore inspiration to attempt a three-peat this season, championship boxer Floyd Mayweather made an appearance at a recent Heat practice.
Below is more info from the fine folks over at the Associated Press of Floyd’s visit and words from LeBron/D-Wade about the speech that Mayweather told the team:
”We’re trying to defend two titles. He’s been...
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...
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 […]
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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) […]
Like always Chris Bosh started this preseason an afterthought. Like always his smooth and efficient shot didn’t seem to mind.
With Dwyane Wade out of the lineup to rest his legs Bosh scored 21 points in the Heat’s first exhibition game of the 2013 NBA preseason a 92-87 victory against the Hawks.
Wade was a late scratch after consulting with Heat coach Erik Spoelstra but his...
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...
It looks like the Miami Heat could be without a couple of key players when they take the floor for their exhibition opener against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday.
Neither of these potential DNPs comes as surprise. Oden was very limited throughout his first Heat training camp and Haslem is coming off surgery, as Winderman noted.
But it's not all bad news for Heat...
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