1. Heat's Depth This Upcoming Season Should Pay off in the Postseason

    Interestingly Pat Riley will be 80 years old before Justise Winslow will be 30 years old. The mantra of the Miami Heat being in the win-now mode is very real.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 208 reads 0 comments

  2. Miami Heat's Offseason Gives LeBron James the Challenge He Desperately Needs

    LeBron James led the Cleveland Cavaliers on a breezy run through the Eastern Conference playoff bracket last year, but he'll find a familiar challenger impeding his path in 2016...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 11 months ago 92,701 reads 504 comments

  3. Should Heat Accept Tax as Part of NBA Life?

    Taxes are a normal cost of life, you know the joke about death and taxes. What is disingenuous is Micky Arison flaunting his lavish, cruising lifestyle on Twitter and then saying he does not want to spend money on the Heat 's payroll...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 11 months ago 493 reads 0 comments

  4. Haslem Still Has Desire to Play, Not Ready to Retire

    MIAMI — The Heat 's old warrior, as his coach calls him, intends to keep fighting for as long as he is able...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 11 months ago 1,558 reads 0 comments

  5. Winderman Dishes on Chances of Birdman Returning

    Asked the percentage of Chris Andersen returning to the Miami Heat , and the Sun Sentinel's Ira Winderman didn't waver.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 398 reads 0 comments

  6. Texas Sharpshooter: What to Make of Justise Winslow's Summer

    The Texas Sharpshooter fallacy is a close cousin of the strawman. Both of these relatives love confirming their own biases and work in conjunction to breakdown the common enemy of nuance, a cousin who has been ostracized from the family...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 166 reads 0 comments

  7. Haslem Buys Miami House for Woman Who Raised Him

    Udonis Haslem is pretty good guy, and he just proved it again. According to TMZ, Haslem bought a 6-bedroom, 4-bath, 6,640 square foot home in Miami for the woman who raised him...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 437 reads 0 comments

  8. Can the Heat Mold Prospect Joshua Smith into a Wes Unseld-Type Player?

    Legendary center Wes Unseld was known for his build of granite and picture-perfect outlet passes that led to a Hall of Fame career...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 199 reads 0 comments

  9. Does James Ennis Still Have a Place with the Heat?

    In April I wrote about James Ennis' resurgence. After a shaky start to the 2014-2015 season he seemed to be putting things together, even going on a solid run in late March where he consistently put up very good statistics...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 339 reads 0 comments

  10. Gerald Green Survives Rocky Career, Amputated Finger to Stick in NBA

    Regardless of what role he ends up claiming, Gerald Green will be one of the Heat 's most interesting players this year.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 312 reads 0 comments

  11. Summer League Diary: Zoran Dragic

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 11 months ago 144 reads 0 comments

  12. Miami Heat: Tyler Johnson Should Be Fine After Broken Jaw

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 months ago 173 reads 0 comments

  13. Miami Heat: Is Second-Round Draft Pick Josh Richardson NBA-Ready?

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 months ago 564 reads 0 comments

  14. Ennis: 'I Know I'm Better, but I Haven't Proved It'

    When coach Erik Spoelstra said earlier this offseason that the Heat wants to quicken the tempo, that was viewed as good news for small forward James Ennis, because few players on the roster are better suited to playing fast...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 months ago 167 reads 0 comments

  15. Haslem: We Have a Good Chance to Win East

    While Pat Riley and the Miami Heat organization have been busy re-signing key players and reinforcing the bench, co-captain and three-time NBA champion Udonis Haslem has been getting ready for his 13th season with his hometown team...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 months ago 209 reads 0 comments

  16. Shabazz Napier Reportedly to Be Traded to Orlando Magic

    The Miami Heat are reportedly set to deal Shabazz Napier after the 24-year-old's first season in the NBA . Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported Sunday that Napier will head to the Orlando Magic for a protected second-round pick...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 12 months ago 128,345 reads 409 comments

  17. Heat Can't Trade Birdman, Chalmers to Cavs

    Miami would love to keep veteran reserves Chris Andersen and Mario Chalmers for the upcoming season, but trading those two would save the team about $30 million. If the Heat insist on cutting expenses, there should be plenty of teams eager to take them.

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 12 months ago 903 reads 0 comments

  18. Miami Heat Must Pare Down Roster in Next Two Months

    MIAMI — The Heat have done a brilliant job revamping their roster this summer. Too good of a job, actually.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 12 months ago 253 reads 0 comments

  19. Heat Guard Dwyane Wade Launches Eponymous Wine Label on Chinese Fan Tour

    We always knew Dwyane Wade was a classy guy, but now he can really back up that assertion: Dude has his own wine label...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  20. Southeast Notes: Heat,

    Faced with a luxury tax problem, the Heat have been aggressively trying to deal Mario Chalmers and Shabazz Napier, reports Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 months ago 3,769 reads 0 comments

  21. Napier Not Worried About Dragic Ahead of Him

    LAS VEGAS — The slew of disappointing twists during Shabazz Napier's rookie year could have sent him into a funk this summer, but he appears as driven as ever to solidify himself as a key piece for the Heat ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 months ago 633 reads 0 comments

  22. Early Impressions of Justise Winslow at 2015 NBA Summer League

    Justise Winslow hasn't set the 2015 NBA Summer League on fire, but the 19-year-old's composure, two-way versatility and athleticism have shown why many felt he was one of the draft's biggest steals...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 12 months ago 31,600 reads 55 comments

  23. ASK IRA: Will Heat Sign Any Players off Summer Roster?

    Do you think the Heat bring Joshua Smith, Gabriel Olaseni and Greg Whittington to the 20-man roster, then dump them in the D-League affiliate? -- H.N.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 12 months ago 299 reads 0 comments

  24. This Is Awkward: Heat's Justise Winslow Has Same Motto as the 76ers

    Perhaps Miami Heat rookie Justise Winslow should consider himself lucky the Philadelphia 76ers weren't drafting a little lower last month.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 12 months ago 431 reads 0 comments

  25. Greg Whittington Turning Heads with His Versatility in Summer League

    day before the Miami Heat left town for the Orlando Summer League tournament, head coach Erik Spoelstra spoke after practice about how the upcoming games would be a great way to get ...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 12 months ago 397 reads 0 comments