Found May 27, 2012 on Busted Coverage:
PLAYERS: Udonis Haslem
TEAMS: Miami Heat
Remember that hit that Udonis Haslem put on Tyler Hansborough during Game 5 of the NBA Playoffs? Well, it cost him a game suspension and we found out today that it was intentional and he would do it again. Haslem claimed that it was to defend his Miami Heat teammate Dwayne Wade who was fouled hard earlier in the game. He went on to say “I can’t imagine anything I wouldn’t do for Dwayne”. JUMP! Have something from the NFL today that we missed? Spotted a hot chick we need to investigate? Do your thing. Follow ParadigmShift35 on Twitter
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Bosh practices, but no timetable yet for return

MIAMI Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra called it a positive sign forward Chris Bosh was able to do some court work Sunday, but his return from an abdominal strain is not yet said to be imminent. Bosh, injured May 13 against Indiana, will miss his sixth straight playoff game Monday when the Heat plays host to Boston in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. He just did the next...

Report: Heat's Bosh works out on the court

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh was seen working out on the court at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami late Sunday afternoon, reported. This does not necessarily mean his return is imminent, but it appears to be a significant step in his recovery from an abdominal strain that had kept him out of action for two weeks. The Heat still states that Bosh is out indefinitely and...

James, Heat start tuning for East finals

LeBron James took a few moments Thursday night to savor the end of a tough series with the Indiana Pacers. On Friday, much of the day was about resting and relaxing with family. On Saturday, the reigning MVP and the Miami Heat went back to work. The Roman numerals XVI are embossed on the mouthguard James is wearing in the playoffs, and it doesn't take much to decipher what...

Post game looks: Chris Bosh in peach pants and DWade with matching turquoise tie & finger wrap.

  Dwyane Wade is the NBA’s fashion rock star. Calculated risk taker. Case in point, his light maroon suit, checked shirt complete with turquoise tie and matching finger wrap. That’s one of his signature style points. Athletes compete on the newest converted runways, the pre-game arrival and the post-game conference swag. LeBron embodies more of [...]

Bosh might not play (and it's not necessarily a good thing)

Image courtesy Ryan Hurst desigs "He's doing a little bit more, [but] he's still indefinite," Spoelstra said of Bosh. "For me, it's my responsibility right now to prepare this team without him. If and when we get to a point when he starts to emerge into the picture, we'll gladly deal with that. For our mental state of health -- and I'd love...

Heat coach fined $25,000 for criticizing officials

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra was fined $25,000 by the NBA for publicly commenting on officiating before Thursday night's Game 6 against the Indiana Pacers. The fine was doled out on Friday, reported. Before the game, which the Heat won to close out the series and advance to the Eastern Conference finals, Spoelstra said officials had been ignoring several hits...

Wade Looking Forward To 'Inevitable' Matchup With Celtics

Dwyane Wade said Miami was predestined to face the Celtics in the Eastern Conference championship.

Heat 93, Celtics 79

LeBron James scored 32 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Dwyane Wade scored 10 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and the Miami Heat beat the Boston Celtics 93-79 on Monday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. Shane Battier, playing in the conference finals for the first time, scored 10 points and had 10 rebounds for the Heat, who wasted an early 11-point first-half...

LeBron James laughs in Kevin Garnett’s face (Video, Picture)

Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Celtics and Heat went to Miami in convincing fashion 93-79. There was plenty of trash talk between the teams including a few exchanges between LeBron James and Kevin Garnett. The two exchanged words at the end of the third quarter, and had a minor episode in the fourth after LeBron grabbed a rebound, drew a foul, and just laughed...

Heat, Magic face busy schedule in East finals

There will be little time for rest in the Eastern Conference Finals as the NBA released the schedule Sunday. Beginning Monday, the Boston Celtics and the Miami Heat will play every other day should the series reach a full seven games. The compressed series, which is a 2-2-1-1-1 format, starts at Miami. All games will be televised by ESPN. The East schedule is the result of...

Bosh Participates In On-Court Drills

Chris Bosh's workout included catching and turning with the ball, along with lateral movement across the court.

Celtics drop Game 1 to Heat, 93-79

For nine minutes, the Boston Celtics were vintage. Everything was working, points were coming in bunches, the Miami crowd was rendered quiet and a big deficit disappeared. It was about the only time all night things went Boston's way - and that wasn't enough to take down LeBron James and the Heat. James scored 32 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Dwyane Wade scored 10 of...

A game of odds: Celtics stumble in 1st and 3rd quarters, lose to Heat 93-79

MIAMI -- There was a point Monday night when the Boston Celtics unexpectedly stood toe-to-toe with the Miami Heat in the opener of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference final series. And then the second quarter ended. Sluggish at the outset and seemingly exhausted by the third quarter, the Celtics fell 93-79 at AmericanAirlines Arena, unable to match the 32 points scored by...

Expert Predictions are Heated

The 2012 Eastern Conference Finals begin tonight in Miami and the Celtics might be just where they love to be: the underdogs.  During the New Big Three Era, they have been here before.  Many picked them to defeat the Hawks in 2008, while there were some detractors for the series against the Cavs, Pistons and yes, even the majority picked the Lakers in The Finals. In 2009 once...

Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat in Game 1

Eastern Conference titans square off as Heat battle Celtics.
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