1. How Would LeBron James' Legacy Change with a Three-Peat?

    Winning a third title in as many seasons would be a substantial boost to LeBron James legacy, but it might not matter as much as we think. James is playing a strange game right now...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 4 days ago 23,321 reads 199 comments

  2. Hawks' Playoff Clinching Win over Heat Is False Preview of Possible 1-8 Matchup

    Give this to the Atlanta Hawks : They showed up on Saturday night. Needing only to win one of their final three games to clinch the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference, and knowing ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 4 days ago 10,931 reads 97 comments

  3. Loss to the Hawks Leaves Heat Tied with Pacers in the East

    ATLANTA — It's almost like it never happened. No, really. Think about it. This entire regular season is almost in the books, the playoffs are almost here and consider where ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 5 days ago 616 reads 0 comments

  4. Miami Heat Proving Why They Remain Favorites to Reach NBA Finals

    Dwyane Wade has officially become the cherry on top. The Miami Heat looked just fine without him Friday night, and they've held their own in his absence recently, going 7-4 in their last 11 games when he's sat out...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 5 days ago 7,130 reads 33 comments

  5. Heat Remind Pacers Who the Champs Are

    MIAMI — Before the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat tipped off Friday, LeBron James put a fine point on all the noise about the top seed and home-court advantage in the Eastern Conference...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Agustin Gonzalez about 5 days ago 959 reads 1 comments

  6. Miami Heat Take Lead in Eastern Conference Alpha Dogfight

    MIAMI — You can choose to take LeBron James at his word, nod at his practiced nonchalance and accept his bland platitudes about “process...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 5 days ago 48,177 reads 247 comments

  7. How the Miami Heat Can Hold on to the No. 1 Seed in the Playoffs

    With their convincing win against the Indiana Pacers Friday night, the Miami Heat regained possession of the top seed and home-court advantage in the Eastern Conference playoffs...

    Wes Goldberg Written by Wes Goldberg about 6 days ago 5,697 reads 6 comments

  8. Report: Haslem Expected to Play vs. Pacers

    Udonis Haslem is expected to play. Dwyane Wade and Greg Oden will not play. Chris Andersen a game-time decision...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 6 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  9. "I Will Never Forget It": Heat Fan Wins Shopping Spree with Birdman

    A Miami Heat fan took a trip to the store she won't soon forget, leaving an area Winn-Dixie with a cart of free groceries and memories of a shopping spree with Chris "Birdman" Andersen...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 days ago 325 reads 0 comments

  10. Will Anybody Vouch for LeBron James as MVP?

    The shift from vocal support to utter silence was a gradual one, but it's almost impossible to find anyone who'll speak out in favor of LeBron James ' MVP credentials these days...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 days ago 15,932 reads 176 comments

  11. Watch: LeBron's Sickest Jams This Season

    SI.com busted out their Top 10 list of best dunks of the season but LeBron only made an appearance once. We think he deserves his own list...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 458 reads 0 comments

  12. Debate: Who Will Be the Heat's X-Factor in the Playoffs?

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Debate Desk about 7 days ago 10,019 reads 206 comments

  13. Are Miami Heat Better Off as a No. 1 or No. 2 Playoff Seed?

    Postseason seeding matters in the NBA — even to the unflappable Miami Heat . At times, it can be difficult to take Miami's pulse...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 days ago 10,048 reads 43 comments

  14. Skolnick: Heat Would Rather Play Pacers Than Nets in the Playoffs

    The Miami Heat were swept by the Brooklyn Nets in their season series. Do the Heat want to play the Nets in the playoffs? Check out the video above as Adam Lefkoe asks Bleacher ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 7 days ago 9,147 reads 50 comments

  15. Will Dwyane Wade's Injuries Cause Glaring Chemistry Problem for Miami Heat?

    The facade of control in the Miami Heat 's Dwyane Wade maintenance plan was never strong. More finesse 4 than burly bruiser. With a decade-plus of knee pain on his plate, this has always been more feeling than function...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 days ago 8,857 reads 65 comments

  16. NBA Schedules Heat for Oct. 11 Exhibition in Rio De Janeiro

    The Miami Heat are going to Rio for the 2014 preseason. The question, of course, is whether LeBron James is going with them, going with the opposition, or whether, as a potential free agent this summer, he will be going at all...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 7 days ago 162 reads 0 comments

  17. Miami Heat Priorities, Even with Pacers Looming, Remain Health and Playoffs

    MEMPHIS — Over the course of the next couple of days, the chattering classes will try to convince you that this latest clash between the Heat and Pacers —the fourth ...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 7 days ago 31,554 reads 214 comments

  18. Heat Come Up Short vs. Grizz, Pacers Showdown Next

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Read about 7 days ago 280 reads 0 comments

  19. Grizz Send Heat to Back-to-Back Losses

    Zach Randolph had 25 points and 11 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 20 points and 14 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their playoff hopes alive with a 107-102 victory over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Read about 8 days ago 795 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Joins Elite Company with 9th 2,000-Point Season

    LeBron James is a machine. Give the man an 82-game regular season, and he will give you at least 2000 points...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 8 days ago 9,683 reads 70 comments

  21. LeBron James Pounds Reverse Putback Slam Against Memphis Grizzlies

    LeBron James earned some extra style points for throwing down a rare reverse putback jam against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 days ago 12,169 reads 14 comments

  22. Video: LeBron's Sick Reverse Putback Jam

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  23. Are Brooklyn Nets Now the Miami Heat's Biggest Roadblock to Another Title?

    Might there be a new Eastern Conference peril threatening to vanquish the reigning champion Miami Heat ? Dwyane Wade 's continued absence and all, the Heat are still favorites out East...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 days ago 5,288 reads 37 comments

  24. LeBron Would Be 'Surprised' If Calipari Jumped to NBA

    MIAMI — While rumors swirled around Kentucky coach John Calipari potentially jumping to the NBA following Monday's national championship game loss to Connecticut, Calipari confidante LeBron James doesn't think his friend is going anywhere...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 8 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  25. Do Greg Oden and Michael Beasley Have Long-Term Futures with Miami Heat?

    One of the feel-good stories of the 2013-14 NBA season—for people who are capable of feeling good about things that happen to members of the Miami Heat —is the resurgence of Greg Oden and Michael Beasley...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 8 days ago 7,868 reads 7 comments