1. Luol Deng Injury: Updates on Heat Forward's Knee and Return

    Miami Heat star Luol Deng will play in the team's game Tuesday night against the Charlotte Hornets despite dealing with a knee injury. Continue for updates. Deng Will Play vs...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 17,322 reads 130 comments

  2. Luol Deng Injury: Updates on Heat Star's Knee and Return

    Luol Deng 's first season in Miami has been an up-and-down affair, and the Heat forward faced more issues after injuring his knee on March 29 vs. the Pistons. Deng was forced to miss one game but is expected to return Thursday vs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 5,930 reads 25 comments

  3. Luol Deng Injury: Updates on Heat Star's Calf and Return

    Forward Luol Deng has been a solid addition for the Miami Heat this season, although the rigors of the NBA season are taking their toll on him once again...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 823 reads 0 comments

  4. Luol Deng Illness: Updates on Heat Star's Status and Return

    Miami Heat veteran forward Luol Deng has an illness that kept out of the Heat's game on Jan. 21. He returned on Friday against the Pacers . Continue for updates. Deng Returns vs...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 4 months ago 2,788 reads 5 comments

  5. Why Miami Heat Should Explore Potential Luol Deng Trade

    Luol Deng has been a pleasant surprise for the Miami Heat . He’s been so good, in fact, that he might be playing his way out of town. The 6’9” forward had a frustrating 2013-14...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 4 months ago 22,167 reads 70 comments

  6. Breaking Down What's Behind Luol Deng's Turnaround for Miami Heat

    Luol Deng had a trying 2013-14 season. The veteran small forward saw production downticks in several significant statistical categories and then had his life uprooted when the ...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 5 months ago 18,566 reads 56 comments

  7. Biggest Overachievers and Underachievers for Miami Heat so Far This Season

    After 35 games, the Miami Heat ’s 15-20 record is good for just 19th in the NBA . Because they have the good fortune of playing in the enfeebled Eastern Conference, Miami ...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 5 months ago 11,194 reads 14 comments

  8. Luol Deng Injury: Updates on Miami Heat Star's Hand and Return

    Miami Heat small forward Luol Deng suffered a hand injury versus the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night and didn't return to the game. He was active Friday against Milwaukee. Continue for updates...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 months ago 3,804 reads 10 comments

  9. Does Luol Deng Have a Long-Term Future with the Miami Heat?

    Luol Deng is a fine basketball player and was an even better offseason pickup, but if he’s still in a Miami Heat uniform after his two-year, $19.9 million contract expires at the end of next season, it likely means something has gone wrong...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 6 months ago 9,223 reads 30 comments

  10. Deng, D-Wade, Understand Derrick Rose's Plight, and the Price Paid for Playing

    There's never been cause to question Luol Deng 's toughness. Sure, some have done so, like when his absence during the 2013 postseason was incorrectly attributed to the flu, rather than serious complications from a spinal tap ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 6 months ago 165,617 reads 196 comments

  11. Luol Deng Won't Replace LeBron James, but He's a Critical Piece for Miami Heat

    Back in June, Miami Heat president Pat Riley told reporters the addition of Luol Deng was " one of the most important free-agent signings that we have ever had in the history of the franchise...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 7 months ago 4,018 reads 1 comments

  12. Miami Heat's Biggest Red Flags Entering This Season

    Superstar players are fine deodorant. The Miami Heat advanced to the NBA Finals the last four seasons, despite—especially during the last two campaigns—suffering a litany of faults and flaws...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 7 months ago 17,772 reads 50 comments

  13. Luol Deng Reiterates: 'I Don't Think Danny Ferry Is Racist'

    Luol Deng , the subject of the much-publicized racist comments uttered by Hawks general manager Danny Ferry this offseason, revealed at the Miami Heat 's media-day festivities ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 months ago 23,712 reads 53 comments

  14. NBA Front-Office Talk Can Be Brutal, but Execs Say Hawks' Ferry Crossed Line

    When the doors are closed, and NBA team executives are speaking freely among themselves, the words can be blunt, and the judgments harsh. A player might be called selfish, or lazy, or a knucklehead, or an alcoholic...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 8 months ago 28,754 reads 46 comments

  15. NBA Players Bothered by Hawks' Situation, but Not Unanimous in Condemnation

    Carmelo Anthony speaks for some NBA players when it comes to the Atlanta Hawks. Just not all of them. The New York Knicks small forward said last weekend that free agents ...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 8 months ago 14,259 reads 30 comments

  16. Luol Deng Comments on Hawks, Danny Ferry Email Controversy

    In response to disparaging remarks made by Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry, Miami Heat star Luol Deng expressed disappointment in what was said—and gratitude for the situation he landed in...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 121,262 reads 278 comments

  17. Breaking Down Miami Heat's Small Forward Position for 2014-15 Season

    LeBron James is out, Luol Deng is in, and the Miami Heat are facing a major change at the small forward position. But it isn 't as simple as that. James didn't play 48 minutes at small forward...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 9 months ago 15,569 reads 16 comments

  18. What If Miami Heat's Rebuilding Plan Doesn't Work?

    After LeBron James left to return back to the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Miami Heat were faced with the impossible in replacing the league's best player...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 10 months ago 17,175 reads 144 comments

  19. Realistic Ceiling and Basement Projections for Miami Heat This Season

    This was not the way the Miami Heat offseason was supposed to play out. Each of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh were expected to sacrifice for the greater good this ...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 10 months ago 21,334 reads 150 comments

  20. Early Predictions for Miami Heat's Starting Lineup

    Judging by point differential per 100 possessions, the Miami Heat had the third-best starting unit in the league last regular season, according to NBA .com statistics...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 10 months ago 28,498 reads 83 comments

  21. Luol Deng Signing a Smart Gamble for Miami Heat in 2014 Free Agency

    Let's get one thing straight: Pat Riley is overselling the significance of the Miami Heat inking Luol Deng to a two-year deal...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 35,341 reads 91 comments

  22. Luol Deng Can't Fill LeBron James' Shoes, but He Can Remove Them from View

    The Miami Heat are poised to move forward from the LeBron James era with two-time All-Star Luol Deng . He’ll join the Heat on a two-year, $20 million contract, per USA Today ’s Sam Amick ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 11 months ago 4,395 reads 18 comments

  23. Luol Deng to Heat: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Tuesday, July 15 The Miami Heat have released a statement on the signing of Luol Deng : The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed forward Luol Deng...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 11 months ago 190,120 reads 1142 comments

  24. With LeBron James Gone, Which Free Agents Should Miami Heat Pursue?

    The Miami Heat are not throwing in the towel. Though there’s an argument to be made that, in the wake of The Decision 2...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 11 months ago 49,774 reads 232 comments

  25. How Do Charlotte Hornets Spend Their Money If Gordon Hayward's Offer Is Matched?

    The Charlotte Hornets may have given Gordon Hayward a max offer sheet, but that doesn't mean they're putting all of their eggs in one basket. ESPN...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 11 months ago 9,993 reads 64 comments