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Dwyane Wade, like wife Gabrielle Union, rips NBA's two-minute reports

Dwyane Wade on Friday criticized the NBA for its use of the Officiating Last Two Minute Report, calling the practice “pointless.” Instead, the Miami Heat superstar suggests it would be a better option for the league implement a system where the entire game is reviewed. “It does nothing for us or for any other team,” Wade said of a win-or-go-home Game 6 showdown with...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Miami's Tyler Johnson Will Play in Game Six

Miami Heat guard Tyler Johnson was active for Game Five but served as an emergency option and did not play. He will be active and part of the rotation according to Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra. Johnson had surgery to repair the rotator cuff in his left shoulder on February 3 and has not played in a game since January 26. He averaged 8.7 points, 2.2 assists and 3 rebounds in 36...
Via RealGM
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Heat face elimination as they return to Charlotte

The Heat head to Charlotte for Game 6 on the brink of elimination. Game Story After dropping three games in a row to the Charlotte Hornets the Heat now face elimination as they head to Charlotte for game 6 of the series. After Wednesday's controversial no call on Wade and the drama and frustration that followed, it can be expected that the Heat come out strong. Hopefully Coach...
Via Hot Hot Hoops
10 hours ago

Miami Heat News: Tyler Johnson (Shoulder) Listed as Active for Game 5

With the Miami Heat in the midst of a tight series with the Charlotte Hornets, it appears a familiar face is back from injury. Tyler Johnson, who had been sidelined since the beginning of February after undergoing shoulder surgery, is officially listed as active for tonight’s Game 5. Spoelstra said Tyler Johnson mostly will be emergency option, “He’s tested it as much as he...
Via Heat Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat vs Charlotte Hornets: It’s Spoelstra’s turn to make adjustments

The Miami Heat will look to get back on track after dropping Game 3 against the Charlotte Hornets. Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford made an adjustment by going big in his team’s Game 3 win over the Miami Heat Saturday, and now it is Erik Spoelstra’s move. The Heat dropped its first game of the […] Miami Heat vs Charlotte Hornets: It’s Spoelstra’s turn to make adjustments...
Via All U Can Heat
4 days ago

Charlotte feels the Heat, as Miami does the improbable

The Miami Heat have been the best team in the NBA over the past five days, in which all 16 playoff teams have played two games. You saw that coming during the regular season, didn’t you? If you say yes, you are either a family member of someone in the Heat organization… or you’re a liar. NO ONE saw this coming from a team which — we remind you — is without Chris Bosh, probably...
Via Crossover Chronicles
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Erik Spoelstra on How Joe Johnson Has Helped the Heat and His Fit in the Team's Culture

Erik Spoelstra's full pregame press conference prior to the Boston Celtics 4/13/16 matchup with the Miami Heat. Filmed and produced by Jeremy Karpf for CLNS Radio
Via YouTube
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat: Praising Erik Spoelstra

Erik Spoelstra, the Head Coach of the Miami Heat for the last eight seasons, deserves praise, recognition and accolade. Spoelstra, throughout his career, as been the epitome of focus, selflessness, self awareness, and caring about his players. Originally, when he first started coaching, Spoelstra was assigned the very difficult task of dealing with three superstars on one team, and...
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra: David Blatt firing is 'very disturbing'

Erik Spoelstra is the latest NBA coach to sound off about the Cleveland Cavaliers’ decision to fire David Blatt. Spoelstra, who coached LeBron James on the Miami Heat for four seasons, winning two titles, called the Blatt firing “very disturbing.” Erik Spoelstra on Blatt firing: "It’s very disturbing for the coaching profession. You have to be able to go through collective...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Erik Spoelstra, girlfriend Nikki Sapp are engaged

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra revealed on Wednesday that he recently got engaged to longtime girlfriend Nikki Sapp. Spoelstra and Sapp, a former Heat dancer, have been dating for more than two years. Spoelstra dropped the big news just before wrapping up his interview with Izzy and Ethan on 790 The Ticket. “The coolest thing I did this summer, without a doubt, I got engaged...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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