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CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Three observations from the Bobcats' 89-79 loss to the Heat Friday night.
1. This Miami team isn't defenseless without Wade and James.
What should have been a sure-fire mismatch between the teams with the leagues best and worst records looked anything but with LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Ray Allen all sidelined for the Heat.
But the Heat still managed to roll to a win that was never in doubt in the second half. They inserted Mike Miller and Rashard Lewis into the lineup and the veterans helped produce the stingiest defensive effort of the season for the Heat, limiting the Bobcats to just 30.6 percent shooting.
Theyre just tough. Theyre always there to help, said Gerald Henderson, who finished with 11 points on 2 of 16 shooting. Theyve got some good perimeter defenders. Theyre just always there. Theyre very disciplined, and its tough to score on them if you dont move the ball and try to get their guys moving and their bigs out of the paint. We just str...
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The Miami Heat have been resting key players as they prepare for their post-season bid.
On Sunday, Dwayne Wade discussed the timetable for his return.
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MIAMI, April 6– LeBron James returned from a three-game vacation to score 27 points Saturday, sending Miami rolling over Philadelphia 106-87.
James looked as sharp as ever in 30 minutes of court time.
He hit 12-of-17 shots from the field with four rebounds and five assists.
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LeBron James had special guests when the Miami Heat hosted the Philadelphia Sixers Saturday night at American Airlines Arena, 2012 Sportskids of the Year, Conner and Cayden Long.
LeBron James met Conner and Cayden Long, also referred to as the Team Long Brothers, when Sports Illustrated honored him with the 2012 Sportsman of the Year award in New York City back in December. The...
MIAMI It takes a lot to humble LeBron James. But on Saturday, he said, Wow.
The Miami Heat star is a no-brainer this season to win his fourth NBA MVP. Following his teams 106-87 win over the Philadephia 76ers, the names were reeled off as to who James could be joining.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Miami Heat say LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Ray Allen won't play Friday night against the NBA-worst Charlotte Bobcats, but that Mario Chalmers has been upgraded to a game-time decision.
Chalmers participated in the team's Friday morning shoot-around practice.
The Heat can afford to rest their stars after locking up the No. 1 seed in the Eastern...
LeBron James scored 27 points in his return from a strained right hamstring, five other Miami players reached double figures and the Heat moved closer to securing home-court advantage for the entire NBA playoffs by topping the Philadelphia 76ers 106-87 on Saturday night.
Rashard Lewis scored 14 and Norris Cole added 13 for the Heat, whose magic number for clinching the league'...
Moroccan style theme for LeBron and his lady.
Wonder what the Iron Sheik is going to Tweet when he sees this.
The Miami Heat have two wins in their three games without LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, with big thanks to one of the team's reserves.
With the status of both James and Wade unclear for Saturday's home game against Philadelphia, the Heat may again need big contributions from Mike Miller to get a 15th straight regular-season win over the 76ers.
Having already clinched first...
The Miami Heat won't have LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Ray Allen against the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday night.
LeBron James hopes to return to the lineup for the Heat on Saturday night, but Chris Bosh may sit against the 76ers.
The news article was written by our college basketball expert James Weber while commentary was supplied by Colin & Rohit.
What a difference 24 Hours can make. Rutgers University head basketball coach Mike Rice has been fired, after a whirlwind of support for his dismissal arose since an ESPN report surfaced earlier this week.
The ESPN program Outside the Lines (OTL) ran several...