1. Dwyane Wade's New Contract Is Perfect Scenario for Both Star SG and Miami Heat

    Sometimes, compromise is better than consensus. The former requires more fuss and more muss, but seemingly ugly processes can (and often do) reveal a lot about both parties while yielding better business...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 194,850 reads 315 comments

  2. Dwyane Wade Got His $20 Million Deal, Painted His Toe Nails, and Sipped His Tea

    Heading into the offseason, uncertainty loomed large over Dwyane Wade 's head. He was aging, his contract had ran out, and no one was quite sure where he'd land. He said that he'd really like to see $20 million in the coming year and oh, how we laughed..

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 1,677 reads 0 comments

  3. Hassan Whiteside's Emergence Could Cost Dwyane Wade a Max Contract

    After boldly securing Goran Dragic at the trade deadline, the post-LeBron James Heat had the makings of a strong core for years to come...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 759 reads 0 comments

  4. Heat Summer League Roster Features 360-Pound Center Joshua Smith

    The Heat begin summer league in Orlando on Saturday and have put together a roster that includes several players already on their team.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 530 reads 0 comments

  5. Heat Had No Good Fallback If Goran Dragic Left

    There has been plenty of talk about how much leverage Goran Dragic had because of how much the Heat gave up to trade for him...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 195 reads 0 comments

  6. Free agent rumors: Miami Heat tracking Carlos Boozer, J.J. Barea | Heat Zone

    Miami appears to be close to signing free agent combo guard J.J. Barea, which probably means the team is close to making a trade.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 459 reads 0 comments

  7. Miami Heat: Dwyane Wade free agency update, summer league roster

    MIAMI — There was no major news on Dwyane Wade on the first day of free agency, but there are signs that he and the Miami Heat are headed toward a resolution.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 31 reads 0 comments

  8. Miami Heat Hope Goran Dragic Deal Helps in Dwyane Wade Negotiations

    The sun was just rising in Slovenia on Wednesday when the NBA 's midnight madness bell rang for the start of free agency, not that Goran Dragic was staring at his watch.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 235 reads 0 comments

  9. Dwyane Wade, LeBron James Spotted Vacationing Together in the Bahamas

    Dwyane Wade and LeBron James -- best friends, former teammates and current unrestricted free agents -- were spotted at the Atlantis in the Bahamas for a much needed vacation along ...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 606 reads 0 comments

  10. Miami Heat Could Survive Without Dwyane Wade, Even If It's Better to Keep Him

    Dwyane Wade is the Miami Heat . Over the last 12 years, the idea of him wearing another jersey has surpassed unfathomable. Until now…s ort of...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 6,593 reads 10 comments

  11. Dwyane Wade Spoils Heat's Plans for Quiet Summer of Free Agency

    MIAMI — As the Heat wrapped up their draining regular season in April, they appeared to be headed for a relatively easy and straightforward summer. That is unlikely to be the case...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 967 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Heat, Wade Progressing on Contract Talks

    Free agent Dwyane Wade and Miami are progressing in talks on a likely multi-year deal, league sources tell Yahoo Sports...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 36 reads 0 comments

  13. Top 5 Destinations for Dwyane Wade

    It still seems unlikely that Dwyane Wade and the Heat will break up, and now that free agency is underway, the two sides can officially negotiate a deal.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 914 reads 0 comments

  14. Goran Dragic's Return Could Make Heat 'LeBron's Biggest Obstacle' in East

    Goran Dragic and the Miami Heat agreed to a five-year, $90 million deal Wednesday, the opening day of 2015 free agency, according to ESPN's Marc Stein...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 67,790 reads 431 comments

  15. Luol Deng's Miami Heat Return Puts Rookie Justise Winslow in Perfect Spot

    At first blush, it seems like Luol Deng 's decision to return to the Miami Heat is bad news for rookie Justise Winslow. It was certainly a surprise, as these rapid-fire tweets from ESPN...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 62,497 reads 93 comments

  16. Skolnick: Is There a Chance Dwyane Wade Doesn't Come Back After Opting Out?

    The clock has begun ticking on Dwyane Wade 's future with the Miami Heat , as the star 2-guard will opt out of his contract to become an unrestricted free agent, ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne reported Monday...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 187,937 reads 495 comments

  17. Luol Deng Opts In to Heat Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Luol Deng decided his first season with the Miami Heat went so well that he's going to do it all over again. The 30-year-old small forward exercised his player option for 2015-16, his agent revealed Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 39,193 reads 266 comments

  18. Deng Opts in with Heat for 2015-16

    Luol Deng 's agent Herb Rudoy says his client is staying with the Heat for the 2015-16 season. "He opted in 2 minutes ago," Rudoy said...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  19. Spoelstra Praises 'Swiss Army Knife' Winslow

    Heat president Pat Riley and coach Erik Spoelstra flanked the team's new draft pick Monday and gushed about the maturity of 19-year-old Justise Winslow. Rather immediately, it was easy to see why...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 968 reads 0 comments

  20. Heat Decline Beasley's Option, Making Him Free Agent

    MIAMI — Michael Beasley's third stint with the Miami Heat has ended. The Heat have declined their $1.3 million option to keep Beasley for next season, and the No. 2 pick in the 2008 draft will officially become a free agent on Wednesday...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 2 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  21. Report: Heat Expect Luol Deng to Opt out

    The Heat expect Luol Deng to turn down his player option worth nearly $10.152MM and hit free agency, reports Marc Stein of ESPN.com (Twitter links). The deadline for him to do so is today...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  22. Not Fair, Not Smart, Comparing Winslow to Wade

    So Mike Krzyzewski says that Miami Heat first-round pick Justise Winslow could be the next Dwyane Wade . That's what the Duke legend told Jay Bilas anyway, and that's a mouthful...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 2 months ago 369 reads 0 comments

  23. Heat Received Several Offers from Teams Before Picking Justise Winslow

    MIAMI — The Heat went into Thursday with Justise Winslow rated as the best small forward in the NBA Draft the way someone might put Kate Upton first on their list of potential spouses — nice thought, but never going to happen...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 2 months ago 991 reads 0 comments

  24. Decision Time Arrives for Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade

    The last time Dwyane Wade had a chance to become a free agent, he got shorted millions of dollars. Naturally, he doesn't want that to happen again, so now the Heat 's star shooting guard is using a shrewder approach...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 1,742 reads 0 comments

  25. Michael Beasley's Contract Option Declined by Heat: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Miami Heat reportedly decided to decline their team option on forward Michael Beasley on Saturday. He'll now become a free agent on July 1. Ethan J...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 25,348 reads 149 comments