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Golden State Warriors
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OAKLAND, Calif. -- A 20-game winner before New Year's for the first time in 32 years, the Golden State Warriors don't need a lot of help these days. But they got it nonetheless Friday night from a very unusual source -- Dwyane Wade -- en route to a 96-89 home win over the Philadelphia 76ers. David Lee scored both right- and left-handed during a personal 8-3 flurry late in the game to ensure the victory, but the difference in Golden State's 12th triumph in 14 tries against Eastern Conference competition this young season could very well be traced back to a second-quarter stunt Jarrett Jack once saw Wade pull on Mike Bibby. The 76ers appeared primed to cut into a 38-34 deficit when Dorell Wright raced into the frontcourt ahead of the pack after a steal. But Klay Thompson got close enough to unintentionally step on the back of Wright's right shoe, snapping a shoelace and causing it to slip off his foot. Wright not only was denied an easy hoop, but when Jack took...
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“While we accept the decision of the NBA regarding Dwyane Wade, we do not agree with it. In his 10 years in the league, Dwyane has never been suspended, and has been an exemplary player and positive influence to his teammates and fans and we have been honored to have him as part of the Miami Heat family.
Unfortunately, he is the type of player, along with other players on our roster...
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- Is Dwyane Wade a dirty player?
That's the topic de jour around the NBA as the Miami Heat guard and former Marquette University star was issued a one-game suspension for "flailing his leg and making contact with the groin" of Bobcats guard Ramon Sessions. Wade will sit out Friday's game against Detroit and return to action Saturday against Milwaukee...
Dwyane Wade finally got suspended for one of his dirty plays, albeit it's only for one game, against the Pistons no less. But it's progress that the league actually is suspending one of the Miami Heat's star players.
From ESPN's Brian Windhorst:
NBA suspended Dwyane Wade for tomorrow night's game against the Pistons for kicking Ramon Sessions in groin last...
The NBA announced Thursday that Dwyane Wade would receive a 1-game suspension for kicking Ramon Sessions in the groin in the fourth quarter of Wednesday night’s game against the Bobcats. Sessions said postgame that he thought Wade “did it on purpose”, but D Wade doesn’t feel that way, expressing that he’s “not a dirty player” and his “intent was never to kick Ramon...
Dwyane Wade has been a damn good player for nine years in the NBA. He’s got a Finals MVP… he’s been a scoring champ… an All Star almost every year… it’s a very impressive resume. And up until a few years ago, I kind of liked him. He played hard, he made fun commercials… he put forth a very palatable personna.
Then he turned into Ndamukong Suh… a talented player...
AIN'T THAT A KICK TO THE...
The NBA announced that Heat star Dwyane Wade has been suspended for one game without pay for making contact with the groin of Bobcats guard Ramon Sessions.
In honor of Dwyane Wade’s 1 game suspension for kicking Ramon Sessions in the groin, Cosby Sweaters compiled our Top 5 basketball cheap shots to the crotch. We had to limit the scope to basketball, groin, and intentional cheap shots or else the list would have been closer to 500. As it is we had to include 2 extra as Dishonorable Mention.
5. Nicolas Batum Goes For Gold. This moment...
Will Bynum had 25 points and 10 assists, leading another spirited performance by the Detroit bench, and the Pistons beat the short-handed Miami Heat, 109-99, on Friday night despite 35 points by LeBron James.
Miami was without Dwyane Wade, suspended for a game by the NBA for flailing his leg and making contact with a Charlotte player Wednesday.
The Detroit reserves, who scored...
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Brandon Jennings scored 25 points and Mike Dunleavy had 13 of his 18 in the fourth quarter as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Miami Heat 104-85 on Saturday night to spoil Dwyane Wade's return.
Wade was back after serving a one-game suspension for flailing his leg and making contact with guard Ramon Sessions' groin during the Heat's 105-92 victory over...
Tweet In the Miami Heat’s 105-92 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats Wednesday evening, Heat guard Dwyane Wade got away with a low blow after being fouled by Bobcats reserve Ramon Sessions: The kick was subtle enough that one can say it was unintentional, but it was nonetheless a low blow. Wade has been accused of [...]
Dwyane Wade has been suspended for 1 game without pay for flailing his leg and making contact with the groin of Bobcats guard Ramon Sessions on Wednesday December 26. Wade will miss Miami’s Friday night game against the Pistons in Detroit.
Dwyane Wade has been suspended one game for this kick to the groin of Bobcats guard, Ramon Sessions. The incident took place in the fourth quarter on Wednesday during the Heat’s victory against the Bobcats in Charlotte. Following the game, Sessions indicated that he believed the foul was intentional. The NBA cited DWade ”for flailing his [...]
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- In the final seconds of a close game with the Miami Heat, who would Luc Richard Mbah a Moute rather guard, LeBron James or Dwyane Wade?
"They both are bad options," Mbah a Moute said with a grin. "I don't have a preference. Both those guys are tough in their own way."
Welcome to Mbah a Moute's world. A world in which he's tasked...
The return of Dwyane Wade wasn't enough to help the Miami Heat avoid losing back-to-back games. A visit to the slumping Orlando Magic might keep their skid from growing to a season-high mark.
While LeBron James attempts to add to an impressive scoring run Monday, Miami will try to get back on track by sending Orlando to its first six-game losing streak in nearly seven years...
Despite winning his third MVP last season, LeBron James may be even better this year.
With fellow superstar Dwyane Wade sidelined by a suspension, the Miami Heat will again look to James as they seek a seventh straight victory Friday night against a Detroit Pistons team they've dominated recently.
Wade was suspended by the NBA for one game on Thursday without pay - the first...