Dwyane Wade throws down putback slam dunk on Kevin Love

Since it is beginning to look a lot like Christmas, Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade decided to show off his aerial ability on this day. As time ran down in the first quarter of today’s Cavaliers-Heat affair, Miami’s Norris Cole missed a lay-up that was soon quickly followed by Dwyane Wade with a nasty dunk: Poor Kevin Love, he got put on a poster! *** Dwyane Wade incredible dunk...
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WFNY Q&A: Norris Cole talks about Cleveland, LeBron and Life

Editor’s note:The Cleveland Cavaliers visit the Miami Heat on Christmas Day, a game that will be rife with plenty of storylines. One which will go under discussed, however, is Heat point guard Norris Cole, a Cleveland State University alumnus, playing against his former teammate—and supporter—LeBron James. WFNY sits down with Cole, along with a few key Clevelanders in advance...
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Heat Check: Minus stars, Miami puts together well-rounded effort in win

MIAMI -- Playing without their two best players, the Miami Heat ended their five-game home losing streak with a 100-84 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night. Dwyane Wade was a late scratch because of a knee contusion suffered in Friday's loss to the Washington Wizards, which forced coach Erik Spoelstra to make yet another change to the starting lineup and begin the game...
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Heat top Celtics to snap home losing streak

MIAMI (AP) -- Luol Deng scored 23 points, James Ennis scored 10 of his 16 in the fourth quarter and the Miami Heat ended a five-game home losing streak with a 100-84 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night. Norris Cole scored 15 and Mario Chalmers had 11 points and 10 assists for Miami. Tyler Zeller scored 22 for Boston, which had won three straight. Jeff Green and Kelly...
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Heat top Celtics to snap home losing streak

MIAMI (AP) -- Luol Deng scored 23 points, James Ennis scored 10 of his 16 in the fourth quarter and the Miami Heat ended a five-game home losing streak with a 100-84 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday night. Norris Cole scored 15 and Mario Chalmers had 11 points and 10 assists for Miami. Tyler Zeller scored 22 for Boston, which had won three straight. Jeff Green and Kelly...
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Miami Heat podcast: One on one with point guard Norris Cole

Norris Cole joins the Fox Sports Florida Miami Heat podcast to discuss how he's adjusting to his new role as starting point guard as well as transitioning from the Big 3 era. He also gave his thoughts on how the team is coping with the many injuries they've suffered since the start of the season and how it's affected their place in the East. Cole also talks about his adopted city...
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'Inside the Heat: Chalmers and Cole' to premiere Dec. 21 on Sun Sports

MIAMI (Dec. 19, 2014) -- On Sunday, Dec. 21 at 9:00 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. Boston Celtics game. Titled "Chalmers and Cole," this episode will bring viewers up close and personal with the dynamic duo of Miami HEAT veteran point guards, Mario Chalmers and Norris...
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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...
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Dellavedova Reminds LeBron Of Norris Cole

Matthew Dellavedova made a big impact for the Cleveland Cavaliers in their 105-101 win over the Toronto Raptors. This marked Dellavedova's second game back from injury, but the first in which he played significant minutes. "We've been waiting for Matty to come back," David Blatt admitted. "He's a big part of what we do. He gives us a steady hand off the bench. He gives us great energy...
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Miami Heat vs. Memphis Grizzlies Game Preview: Heat Hope to Snag Win from Floundering Grizzlies

(Memphis, TN) — The Miami Heat (9-10) travel to Tennessee to challenge the Memphis Grizzlies (15-4) on the road as both teams try to bounce back from their losses on Friday night. It will be the second game of Miami’s five-game road trip, and the first time the two teams meet since their final preseason game where the Heat put down the Grizzlies at home, 104-98. During their...
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Heat Check: Miami can't cool off visiting Hawks

MIAMI -- The Miami Heat featured another new starting lineup Wednesday night, but familiar problems remained in their 112-102 home loss to the Atlanta Hawks. Head coach Erik Spoelstra gave Josh McRoberts his first start with the Heat, and Mario Chalmers returned to his familiar spot in the backcourt alongside Dwyane Wade because Norris Cole was out due to illness. However, Miami...
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Gabrielle Union videobombs Dwyane Wade: ‘You did good for an old geezer’

              Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade returned to the court on Sunday and scored 27 points with five rebounds and five assists in a 86-79 victory over the New York Knicks. After the game, Wade’s wife, Gabrielle Union, stopped by to chime in on her husband’s performance. “We’ll talk about those free throws later. …You did...
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Miami Heat vs. New York Knicks Game Preview: The Return of D3

(New York, NY) — The Miami Heat (8-7) visit the New York Knicks (4-13) on Sunday night at Madison Square Garden in a matchup of Eastern Conference teams that look to get back on a winning track. The Heat are coming off a 114-97 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. It was their fourth loss in their last five home games. Things reached a low point as Miami mustered...
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Baptism by fire: Heat's injuries force new players to step up

MIAMI -- For teams in transition like the Miami Heat, initial adversity can have the ancillary affect of the roster banding together to become a stronger unit down the line. In this case, the setbacks have been mostly internal due to so many injuries to key players. Dwyane Wade hasn't played in two weeks because of a pesky hamstring injury, Norris Cole has been recently bothered...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting To Know The Opponent: Cleveland State

Cleveland State University is a public university located in Cleveland, Ohio. Cleveland State used to be known as the Fenn College until the state of Ohio commenced a hostile takeover on December 18, 1964. The enrollment at Cleveland State is 17,323 and their home gym holds about 8,500 people. Cleveland State has 17 varsity teams that play in the Horizon League. The school’s athletic...
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November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Mario Chalmers, Shabazz Napier step up production for ailing Heat

MIAMI -- Injuries are an unfortunate circumstance in any sport, and with the NBA season in full swing, several teams have been hampered with injuries to key players. The Miami Heat are no exception, but with starting guards Dwyane Wade and Norris Cole both out, a door has been opened for more opportunities for Mario Chalmers and rookie Shabazz Napier. Both players bring something...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat Check: Chris Bosh busts out as Miami takes down Orlando

On the road and using another starting lineup for the season, the Miami Heat (7-6) were led by Chris Bosh and Mario Chalmers down the stretch for a hard-fought 99-92 win against the Orlando Magic (6-9). Both starters led the Heat -- desperate for more production with guards Dwyane Wade and Norris Cole out -- with individual season highs in points. Chalmers had 24 points, eight assists...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat Rumors: Cleveland Interested in Norris Cole and Chris Andersen

After an offseason characterized by major roster changes, it seems as if the Miami Heat may not be done making moves just yet. According to Ethan Skolnick of Bleacher Report, the Cleveland Cavaliers are interested in trading for Norris Cole and Chris “Birdman” Andersen of the Miami Heat. Andersen seems like a logical addition for the Cavs, who are seeking more defense and a veteran...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs Rumors: Cavaliers Interested in Heat’s Norris Cole and Chris Andersen

The Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly interested in adding guard Norris Cole and center Chris Andersen, two former Miami Heat teammates of LeBron James, according to Ethan Skolnick of Bleacher Report. Cole, who played collegiately just down the street from Quicken Loans Arena at Cleveland State, is in the last year of his rookie deal that’s paying him approximately $2 million...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Cavs Interested In Trading For Norris Cole, Birdman

LeBron James could be back with his former Miami Heat teammates, Norris Cole and Chris ‘Birdman’ Anderson, according to Bleacher Reports’ Ethan Skolnick. While Corey Brewer appears to be the Cavs top priority, Skolnick notes that Cleveland is interested in Cole as a backup point guard, and Andersen for his rim protection abilities. Cole is due around $2 […] The post Report...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat Check: Miami goes down big early, can't recover in loss to Clippers

MIAMI -- In a game where the Miami Heat were outplayed from the start, the visiting Los Angeles Clippers opened shooting lights out on the way to handing Miami a 110-93. The blowout began in earnest with a 16-2 Clippers run minutes into the game on a variety of virtually uncontested layups and 3-pointers. By the end of the quarter, the Clippers were ahead 39-15 on 68 percent shooting...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Best “Kid ‘n Play” Hairstyles in the NBA

As we move further into the 2014-15 NBA season, we often times need to find ways to find entertainment between now and June, when the season ends. Sure, there are a few dozen key matchups to pay attention to over the next seven months, but let’s face it, we don’t need to dissect every game the Cleveland Cavaliers lose to see whether or not the team is already in turmoil....
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Have the Heat caught fire?

No LeBron, no problem? The Miami Heat started out this year 3-0.  In their three wins, the Heat averages close to 109 points per game, while also shooting close to 49 percent from the field. The Heat have dropped two games in a row to the Rockets and Hornets, who I believe to be two of the hotter teams in the NBA right now. Chris Bosh is leading the team in scoring and rebounding...
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November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat vs. Toronto Raptors Game Preview: Hat Trick?

(Miami, FL) — After a 114-96 shellacking of the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday, the Miami Heat (2-0) return home to play the Toronto Raptors (2-0) on Sunday, November 2. Looking to continue their hot start, and fresh off a win on coach Erik Spoelstra’s birthday, Miami will face their first back-end of a back-to-back. Dwyane Wade dished out 10 assists against the Sixers on Saturday...
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat vs. Philadelphia 76ers Game Preview: Heat Look To Start 2-0

(Philadelphia, PA) – The Miami Heat (1-0) play their first game of the season on the road on Saturday night when they travel to the Wells Fargo Center to play the Philadelphia 76ers (0-1). Following talk of the Heat’s demise in the post-LeBron era, the team responded by defeating one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference, the Washington Wizards. Chris Bosh led Miami with...
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November 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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