JOSH MCROBERTS NEWS

How will Josh McRoberts fit in with the Heat?

Among all of the question marks and x-factors for the Miami Heat next season, the reintegration of Josh McRoberts has been one of the most overlooked storylines.Some may forget, but McRoberts is no scrub or afterthought. Two years ago with the Charlotte Hornets (then Bobcats), McRoberts averaged 8.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 4.3 assists, and shot 36.1 percent from downtown. You can...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat: What Should Be Their Rotation?

(March 1, 2015 – Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America) By Nekias Duncan: Staff Writer at Hoopstuff… Health permitting, the Miami Heat are poised for a major bounce-back season. Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh are back after injury-riddled seasons, as should Josh McRoberts assuming he isn’t dealt. Talented point guard Goran Dragic is locked up for the next five years...
Via HoopStuff
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Heat's Birdman on possibly being traded: 'It doesn't bother me one bit'

Miami Heat big man "Birdman" Chris Andersen can see the writing on the wall. There is a good chance that Andersen -- who is now behind Chris Bosh, Hassan Whiteside, Josh McRoberts and Amar'e Stoudemire in the power rotation -- is not only expendable, but has to be traded, as his $5 million contract is going to trigger the Heat's punitive "repeater" tax. Andersen, who had his career...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat Rumors: Heat Possibly Interested in Forward Carlos Boozer

While the Miami Heat already have 15 players on the roster, they may not be done adding players just yet. Free agent forward Carlos Boozer remains on the market and is still a possibility for the Heat, according to Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel.  However, the addition of Boozer remains a big “if” due to the fact that the team is already loaded on the frontline with players...
Via Heat Nation
22 days ago  |  Discuss

How Will Josh McRoberts Fit Into The Miami Heat’s System Next Season?

Josh McRoberts is the definition of a forgotten man. After the Miami Heat re-signed franchise players Goran Dragic and Dwyane Wade to new contracts and brought in big-name free agents and rookies such as Amar’e Stoudemire, Gerald Green and Justise Winslow, McRoberts has become a forgotten player by Heat Nation. It’s hard to blame Heat fans, considering the 6’10” forward hasn’t...
Via Heat Nation
24 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Insiders Project Heat as Most Improved Team in East for 2015-16

There is little doubt that the Miami Heat had a tremendously successful offseason, and it would appear ESPN has taken notice. Five ESPN NBA experts sat down to talk about which teams are in position to improve or get worse next season. Four out of the five ESPN experts selected the Heat as the Eastern Conference’s most improved team for the 2015-16 season. J.A. Adande cited health...
Via Heat Nation
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Could the Miami Heat be a serious contender for the NBA title in 2016?

    This past season was a horrible season for the Miami Heat because of injuries to key players such as Chris Bosh and Josh Mcroberts. The Heat had to basically lean on the veteran leadership of Dwyane Wade and a bunch of players they brought up from the D-league such as Tyler Johnson and Hassan Whiteside. With last season behind them the Miami Heat organization set their eyes...
Via Real Sports Entertainment Network
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Josh McRoberts and Shabazz Napier Resume Workouts

Both Josh McRoberts and Shabazz Napier suffered season-ending injuries before they could even complete their first full seasons with the Miami Heat. Now they’re each back on the road to recovery. Both McRoberts and Napier have resumed working out, albeit in different locations. McRoberts has engaged in limited workouts in his native state of Indiana under a program designed by...
Via Heat Nation
June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh McRoberts resumes workouts, just not in Miami

The injury woes that crushed the Miami Heat's playoff hopes this past seasons seem to be subsiding. First, Chris Bosh was able to take to the practice court, and now Josh McRoberts has resumed working out on his way back to the court.McRoberts isn't working out in Miami, the Sun-Sentinel's Ira Winderman reports, although the Heat's training staff has designed his workout routine...
Via Fox Sports
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

How the Return Chris Bosh and Josh McRoberts Affects Miami’s Frontcourt

The Miami Heat broke its franchise record by using 31 starting lineups in 2015 (They used 30 starting lineups in 2008). Injuries were to blame for the lack of continuity in Miami’s lineup during the 2014-15 NBA season, notably that of Chris Bosh and Josh McRoberts. McRoberts played only 17 games in the 2014-15 season with a knee injury, while Bosh played 44 games before blood...
Via Heat Nation
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh McRoberts Reiterates He's Out For Season

Josh McRoberts reiterated that he is out for the rest of the season. McRoberts underwent meniscus surgery in December. "My surgery was totally different than those," said McRoberts, who has been traveling with the team recently while continuing his rehab work with team trainers. "I don't really know what they had, what Kemba and Derrick had, so it's hard for me to say. "I think it...
Via RealGM
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

'Inside the HEAT: Josh McRoberts' premieres Jan. 11 on Sun Sports

MIAMI -- On Sunday, Jan. 11 at 6:30 p.m., FOX's Sun Sports, the regional television home of the Miami HEAT, will debut a new episode of "Inside the HEAT" upon conclusion of the HEAT vs. Los Angeles Clippers game. Titled "Josh McRoberts," this episode takes Josh to South Beach for an in-depth look at his life story. Hosted by Jason Jackson, the show begins with a sit-down interview...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Heat Granted Player Exception, Targeting Andray Blatche

The Miami Heat received good news this morning as the Sun Sentinel is reporting that the NBA has granted the Heat a $2.65 million disabled-player salary-cap exception for the season-ending injury to forward Josh McRoberts. McRoberts underwent surgery earlier this month to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee that has deemed him out for the season. For those who missed it: Sun...
Via Heat Nation
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA grants Heat injury exception for McRoberts

The NBA has granted the Miami Heat a $2.65 million injured player exception, multiple sources reported late Saturday. The team applied for the exception soon after forward Josh McRoberts underwent surgery to repair a torn meniscus earlier this week. An NBA-appointed doctor then determined that McRoberts likely would miss the duration of the season due to the extent and severity of...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat forward Josh McRoberts likely done for season after knee surgery

MIAMI -- Forward Josh McRoberts is expected to miss the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee, the Miami Heat announced Tuesday. The 45-minute procedure was performed by team physician Dr. Harlan Selesnick on Monday. The team has applied for a Disabled Player Exception because of McRoberts' injury, which would increase the value...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Players The Miami Heat Could Be Looking To Target This Season

Following the Miami Heat‘s 105-87 loss to the Utah Jazz, the Heat have dropped to a record of 12-14. Despite Dwyane Wade’s 42 points, including 21 free throw attempts, Miami was unable to defeat the second-worst team in the Western Conference. Chris Bosh is out for the near future due to a calf strain, while Josh McRoberts is likely out for the rest of the season due to a knee...
Via Heat Nation
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat lose a key player with McRoberts out for rest of season

On Monday, news broke that Josh McRoberts—the Miami Heat’s second-biggest summer acquisition—tore his meniscus and was feared to miss the rest of the season. McRoberts, signed for four years and $23 million after a career year in Charlotte with the then-Bobcats, struggled to get into the lineup early this season due to nagging foot, back and toe injuries and only played 17...
Via Crossover Chronicles
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

With Josh McRoberts expected to miss rest of season, Heat lose a key player

On Monday, news broke that Josh McRoberts—the Miami Heat’s second-biggest summer acquisition—tore his meniscus and was feared to miss the rest of the season. McRoberts, signed for four years and $23 million after a career year in Charlotte with the then-Bobcats, struggled to get into the lineup early this season due to nagging foot, back and toe injuries and only played 17...
Via Bloguin Best
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Heat to Seek $2.65M Salary Cap Exception Due to McRoberts Injury

The Miami Heat will seek a $2.65 million salary cap exception due to Josh McRoberts being out for possibly the rest of the season. Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel announced early Tuesday that the Heat will be applying to the NBA for a disabled-player exception to replace the veteran power forward. Such an appeal will be largely dictated by whether an independent NBA physician...
Via Heat Nation
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Josh McRoberts To Undergo Knee Surgery, Possibly Season-Ending

Josh McRoberts‘ season began with injuries. Now it looks like it’ll end with one. The Miami Heat confirmed on Monday through Twitter that the power forward will undergo knee surgery due a tear in the meniscus on his right knee. The injury officially sidelines McRoberts indefinitely, and it is possibly season-ending. Josh McRoberts (right lateral meniscus tear) will be out...
Via Heat Nation
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury plagued Miami Heat lose Josh McRoberts with knee injury, possibly for season

MIAMI -- The Miami Heat may be without forward Josh McRoberts for the remainder of the season, after tests Monday revealed a torn right meniscus that will require surgery. The Heat also say Chris Bosh will miss Tuesday's game at Brooklyn with a strained calf, and Dwyane Wade may also miss the Nets game because of illness. Bosh leads Miami with averages of 21.6 points and 8.2 rebounds...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Banged-up Heat lose McRoberts, possibly for season

MIAMI (AP) The Miami Heat may be without forward Josh McRoberts for the remainder of the season, after tests Monday revealed a torn right meniscus that will require surgery. The Heat also say Chris Bosh will miss Tuesday's game at Brooklyn with a strained calf, and Dwyane Wade may also miss the Nets game because of illness. Bosh leads Miami with averages of 21.6 points and 8.2 rebounds...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat's McRoberts may miss rest of season, Bosh out indefinitely

MIAMI, FLA. -- The Miami Heat have announced that Josh McRoberts suffered a right lateral meniscus tear and will be out indefinitely and possibly for the rest of the season. Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra broke the news to reporters following Monday’s practice. Injuries have been a consistent thorn on the Heat’s side during the entire season, but this is the first major injury...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh McRoberts To Undergo Possible Season-Ending Surgery For Meniscus Tear

Josh McRoberts will undergo surgery for a right lateral meniscus tear and will be out indefinitely, the Miami Heat announced on Monday. McRoberts' surgery is possibly season ending. McRoberts signed a free agent deal with the Heat in the offseason.
Via RealGM
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Josh McRoberts Goes Between the Legs to Mario Chalmers

Although the Miami Heat fell to the Washington Wizards 107-86 on Monday night, there was one play made by power forward Josh McRoberts that made the highlight reel. As point guard Mario Chalmers comes up to receive the handoff from McRoberts, McRoberts drops a pass off through the legs while simultaneously setting a screen, resulting in an easy Chalmers layup. The post...
Via Heat Nation
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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