1. Big 3 Opting Out First Step in Rebuilding Miami Heat Super Team

    Thanks to the concerted action of LeBron James , Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh , Phase One of the Miami Heat 's offseason overhaul is complete. Per Brian Windhorst and Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 95,990 reads 537 comments

  2. How Will Miami Heat Spend Record $55 Million Cap Space After Big 3 Opt Out?

    Dominoes are dropping, and the wheels are officially in motion for the retooling —possibly rebuilding — Miami Heat ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 213,869 reads 864 comments

  3. Heat Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Retooling of Miami's Roster

    Once the Miami Heat fell to the San Antonio Spurs in the 2014 NBA Finals, the writing was officially on the wall—this team needed to revive its roster...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 months ago 12,903 reads 3 comments

  4. Riley: We Hope Wade Remains with Heat

    “Today we were notified of Dwyane's intention to opt-out of his contract and Udonis' intention to not opt into his contract, making both players free agents...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 2,499 reads 0 comments

  5. Chris Bosh Opts for Free Agency: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Updates from Sunday, June 29 Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press reported the latest on Chris Bosh and the decision to opt out of his contract: The Heat later confirmed ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 232,644 reads 903 comments

  6. Dwyane Wade Opts to Become Free Agent: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The next step in what's sure to become a busy offseason for the Miami Heat is complete, as Dwyane Wade chose to decline his player option for the 2014-15 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 236,954 reads 464 comments

  7. Source: Haslem Opts Out, Becomes Free Agent

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 12,126 reads 19 comments

  8. What Offseason Moves Are Next for Miami Heat with NBA Draft Complete?

    After pulling off the draft-night acquisition of former University of Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier, the Miami Heat turn their attention to improving the rest of their roster this offseason...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 2 months ago 35,797 reads 125 comments

  9. Was Shabazz Napier the 1st Step in Luring LeBron Back to Miami?

    The Miami Heat made a statement of intent in the 2014 NBA draft, trading up to select UConn's Shabazz Napier, a longtime favorite player of LeBron James...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 23,395 reads 78 comments

  10. Is the Addition of Shabazz Napier the End for Mario Chalmers in Miami?

    With Mario Chalmers being a free agent, the Heat selected two-time NCAA Champion point guard Shabazz Napier from UConn. Does that signal the end of Mario Chalmers time in Miami?....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 3,910 reads 1 comments

  11. Pat Riley Gets His and LeBron James' Favorite Draft Pick in Shabazz Napier

    MIAMI — Pat Riley has won accolades, admirers and hundreds of games during his more than four decades as an NBA player, coach and executive. But as the league and society have evolved, he has lost some stuff, too...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 2 months ago 111,014 reads 251 comments

  12. Undrafted Free Agents Who Would Be Steals for Miami Heat

    The Miami Heat got their man during Thursday night's NBA draft when they added Connecticut point guard Shabazz Napier after trading with the Charlotte Bobcats . However, Pat Riley and Co...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 months ago 53,009 reads 55 comments

  13. Berger: Draft Is Prelude to Chase LeBron, Melo

    Of all the fascinating minutiae that happened Thursday night in the NBA draft, the most interesting development could be tied to LeBron James and a tweet he typed two months ago: ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 1,885 reads 0 comments

  14. LeBron Endorses Heat Acquiring Napier

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 3,413 reads 0 comments

  15. Bill Simmons Reacts to Miami Acquiring Shabazz Napier

    The Hornets drafted Shabazz Napier, promising to unite the UConn star with fellow Huskies alum Kemba Walker...

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 2 months ago 4,719 reads 2 comments

  16. LeBron Praises Heat Acquiring Napier

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 293 reads 0 comments

  17. Heat NBA Draft 2014: Grading Shabazz Napier to Miami

    Shabazz Napier is a 6'1" guard who played four seasons with the UConn Huskies. Napier capped off his collegiate career by scoring 18 points per game and winning a second national championship...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 38,621 reads 118 comments

  18. Debate: What Do You Think of the Shabazz Napier Pick?

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  19. Dwyane Wade's Decision Dictates LeBron James' Future with Miami Heat

    Sets upon sets upon sets of eyes are fixated on LeBron James as he gears up for free agency, when, really, more looks should be directed toward Dwyane Wade , who will be the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 85,395 reads 111 comments

  20. Is Chris Bosh Still Worth a Max Contract to Miami Heat in Free Agency?

    Chris Bosh 's role on the Miami Heat has always been somewhat muted. As the third wheel in the Big Three, his offensive statistics have suffered—the offense simply doesn't revolve around him...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 2 months ago 18,435 reads 130 comments

  21. Miami Heat's Draft Is More About LeBron James Than Any Player They Select

    MIAMI — The decision was antithetical to everything that we now understand about Pat Riley, all that he readily admits...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 2 months ago 99,491 reads 121 comments

  22. Breaking Down Miami Heat's Best Free-Agent Pitch to Keep LeBron James

    It's tempting to argue the Miami Heat can keep LeBron James if they play their cards right, but that's putting things a bit too simply...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 4,338 reads 1 comments

  23. Kevin Durant Defends LeBron James' Decision to Opt Out of Contract with Heat

    It seems like just about everyone has an opinion on LeBron James' decision, per USA Today's Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt , to exercise his early termination option ( ETO ) with ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 2 months ago 86,980 reads 168 comments

  24. Report: Heat Targeting Lowry, Others

    The Miami Heat 's targets this offseason include point guard Kyle Lowry -- "their dream," reportedly -- and wings Shawn Marion, Marvin Williams and Trevor Ariza, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 5,111 reads 0 comments

  25. Why LeBron James Is Smart to Explore Every Option in 2014 Free Agency

    After watching LeBron James learn to dominate the low block over the last few years, one thing became perfectly clear: The guy understands the importance of leverage. He knows both how to create it and how to benefit from it...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 7,679 reads 49 comments