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'Birdman' helps Miami Heat soar to top record in East

MIAMI -- Chris Andersen certainly stands out as a unique Bird when stepping on the court with a Mohawk and a body decorated with colorful tattoos. Focused and intense during play, Andersen often looks like a kid having fun by smiling or exchanging a slap with a teammate after the whistle blows. Occasionally, the Birdman really gets the Heat crowd going by flapping his arms as if...
Via Fox Sports Florida
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Knight blocks Chris Andersen’s dunk attempt

Over the last year or so, Milwaukee Bucks guard Brandon Knight was known for getting dunked on by DeAndre Jordan and while it wasn’t DeAndre, Knight got a measure of revenge getting dunkers during Heat-Bucks. Watch as Brandon denies Miami’s Chris “Birdman” Andersen dunk attempt with a flying block: *** Brandon Knight swats Birdman [@AnaheimAmigos] Knight image courtesy of Getty Images
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Chris Andersen gives awkwardly brilliant interview

Chris Andersen's recent interview with Sun Sports was every bit as comical as it was awkward.The one-on-one chat came after the Miami Heat ended their three-game losing streak Monday night and featured a rather intense Andersen as the main subject.As you can see, you could never tell that Andersen's team had just recorded a victory over the Wizards, as "Birdman"...
Via Bush League Chronicle
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Hobo interviewed on Heat postgame show … wait, that’s Chris ‘Birdman’ Andersen (video)

) The Miami Heat snapped its three-game losing streak on Monday after beating the Washington Wizards by the score of 99-90. Chris “Birdman” Andersen scored 9 points and pulled down 3 rebounds in the win. And while his on-court contributions aren’t dazzling in the box score, his antics during an interview on Sun Sports’ postgame […]The post Heat interview hobo on postgame...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron James sets career high, franchise record with 61 points

Miami Heat star LeBron James pot on a show Monday night, scoring 61 points, a career high and franchise record, to lead his team to a 124-107 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats. James made 22 of 33 shots from the field, including his first eight 3-point attempts. “The man above has given me some unbelievable abilities to play the game of basketball,” James said. “I just try...
Via Sports-Glory
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Clippers announcer wants Chris Andersen to get tattoos on his knees (Video)

Clippers announcer Ralph Lawler is a real character. During Wednesday’s Miami Heat-Los Angeles Clippers game, Lawler and commentator Michael Smith joked about Chris Birdman Andersen’s tattoos when the Heat forward came to the free throw line. It’s nothing new for announcers to talk about Birdman’s tats, but Lawler took it a different direction. Making light […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Birdman’s Reverse Putback Dunk

Chris Andersen, who is better known for his nickname “Birdman”, had an amazing reverse putback dunk last night against the Boston Celtics. After Mario Chalmers missed a layup, Birdman rose up high, grabbed the ball and put it in the rim on a reverse dunk. […]The post VIDEO: Birdman’s Reverse Putback Dunk appeared first on The League News.
Via The League News
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen: Return To Denver Will Be 'Exciting, Emotional'

Chris Andersen is expected to return to the Miami Heat on Monday at the Denver Nuggets, playing his first game in Denver since being amnestied by the team in July of 2012. “It’s going to be exciting, it’s going to be emotional, but I’ve got a game to play," Andersen said. Andersen was a fan favorite while spending the majority of his NBA career with the Nuggets.
Via RealGM
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris ‘Birdman’ Andersen Releasing Underwear Line Based on His Tattoos (Photo)

Chris Andersen is using his signature body art to embark on a new business venture. The man they call “Birdman” has partnered with underwear company PSD to produce a new line of undergarments based on his tattoos. The line is scheduled to hit stores in January. In addition to his day job as a big man off the bench for the Miami Heat, Andersen has — at the urging of former Heat...
Via NESN.com
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Heat's Chris Andersen leaves game versus Lakers with back stiffness

The Miami Heat defeated the Los Angeles Lakers on Christmas night by the score of 101-95. It was their sixth consecutive victory to improve their record to 22-6.  They are first in the Southeast Division and a game behind the Indiana Pacers for first in the Eastern Conference.  Veteran power forward Chris Andersen left the game after only eight minutes of action.Ethan J. Skolnick...
Via NBA Injury News
December 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Talks Future

Chris "Birdman" Andersen doesn't plan to stop flying anytime soon. The Heat center told Bleacher Report's Ethan Skolnick he doesn't plan to retire for a couple of years. "Age has nothing to do with it," Andersen said. "No. It's how I feel. I feel good. I mean, you take care of your body, you can play a long time in the league. I mean...
Via Heat Rising
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Hopes To Play Three To Four More Seasons

Chris Andersen said he wants to play three to four more NBA seasons and believes his legs feel healthy enough to allow him. Andersen cited his two-year suspension from 2006 to 2008 as a factor aiding in his health. Andersen played a critical reserve role in the Miami Heat's championship last season.
Via RealGM
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Out Vs. Bulls

Chris Andersen will not play in tonight's game against the Chicago Bulls for personal reasons. Andersen is expected to be available for Saturday night's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Heat may also be without Dwyane Wade tonight, who is dealing with an illness. Erik Spoelstra was asked earlier today about Wade's status and said "I don't know...
Via Heat Rising
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen videobombs Miami Heat beat writer (Video)

Miami Heat forward Chris "Birdman" Andersen decided to partake in the videobombing antics of his teammates by dropping one of his own during warmups prior to a recent home game at AmericanAirlines Arena.Andersen dropped his videobomb on Heat beat writer Ethan Skolnick as he was conducting a live segment.  Birdman chose to go with the intense stare, rather than making a...
Via Holdout Sports
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Took Less Money

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...
Via Heat Rising
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Took Less Money

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...
Via Heat Rising
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Took Less Money

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...
Via Heat Rising
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen Lost 10 Pounds

Those present for the Miami Heat's media day on Monday saw a slimmer Chris "Birdman" Andersen. The fan-favorite revealed that he lost 10 pounds this summer. He also said that he's planning on getting a tattoo to celebrate his first NBA championship. Take a look at a picture of Birdman snapped by Ethan Skolnick of Bleacher Report:
Via Heat Rising
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen vs. Dennis Rodman

I bet you’re probably thinking I’m crazy for even trying to compare these two players but I feel like it needs to be done considering the things I’ve heard. My generation is different when it comes to the NBA.  Compared to the 1980’s and 90’s, my generation (the new millennium generation), has seen the NBA transform from the style of play to the bulk of rosters. The NBA...
Via isportsweb.com
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen in middle of crazy Catfishing scheme

Manti Te'o was never going to be the last. In fact, he appears to have been the follower in the somehwat unbelievable trend of Catfishing athletes. Chris Andersen found himself in the middle of a crazy Internet scheme and it seriously threatened his career. And so the dangers of the Internet rear their ugly head again. Police in both Colorado and Canada have cleared Andersen...
Via Bloguin Best
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen in middle of crazy Catfishing scheme

Manti Te'o was never going to be the last. In fact, he appears to have been the follower in the somehwat unbelievable trend of Catfishing athletes. Chris Andersen found himself in the middle of a crazy Internet scheme and it seriously threatened his career. And so the dangers of the Internet rear their ugly head again. Police in both Colorado and Canada have cleared Andersen...
Via Crossover Chronicles
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen was catfished

Chris “Birdman” Andersen has led a much more interesting life than your average professional athlete. He made his way back to the NBA once again last season and won a championship with the Miami Heat. Andersen also missed two years from 2006-2008 after he violated the NBA’s drug policy. And then there was that time […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Heat’s Chris “Birdman” Andersen Was Victim of Bizarre Double Catfish Scheme

Wait until Manti Te’o hears about this one. If you remember back in May 2012,  current Miami Heat center Chris Andersen had ha his Denver area home searched by federal authorities who were searching for child pornography. Well now according to the Denver Post, those child pornography allegations, and Andersen’s other troubles all stem from a bizarre double catfish scheme...
Via Thacover2
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Heat’s Chris “Birdman” Andersen Was Victim of Bizarre Double Catfish Scheme

Wait until Manti Te’o hears about this one. If you remember back in May 2012,  current Miami Heat center Chris Andersen had ha his Denver area home searched by federal authorities who were searching for child pornography. Well now according to the Denver Post, those child pornography allegations, and Andersen’s other troubles all stem from a bizarre double catfish scheme that...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Andersen victim of catfishing scheme, cleared in complex case

Manti Te’o‘s catfishing scandal has nothing on Chris Andersen‘s. The Miami Heat forward was reportedly the victim in a triangular, elaborate Internet hoax that was carried out by a woman in a small town of Canada, according to the Denver Post. Andersen’s lawyer and agent, Mark Bryant, said that the woman posed as Andersen online, attempted to start relationships with other...
Via NESN.com
September 18, 2013  |  Discuss

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