1. NBA Playoffs 2012: Why Nothing Makes Sense in Boston-Miami Series

    You don't know. Throw all the statistics out the window for Games 1 through 6. Forget the imminent doom and lack of team play for the Heat . Laugh off the claims that old age has finally caught up with the Celtics (they looked just fine Games 1-5)...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about 3 years ago 343 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Playoffs 2012: The Return of the Caveman Offense in the Eastern Conference

    The ghost of Riley's Knicks are haunting the NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals. There are several possible reasons for the terrible offense seen so far out East. Charles Oakley has taken up voodoo...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about 3 years ago 336 reads 1 comments

  3. The Truth About Miami Heat Losses

    The media narrative on the Heat this year is a week-to-week game of building them up to knock them down. The Heat were unstoppable seeking to avenge last year's Finals loss, then ...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 3 years ago 927 reads 0 comments

  4. Go to the Beach: The Miami Heat Big 3 Need Vacation

    Congratulations, Miami Heat ! You are not going to be the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. Your players do not want it enough, your fans do not care, your team chemistry isn't ...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 3 years ago 1,807 reads 8 comments

  5. Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat: Same Stuff, Different Day

    That makes five in a row. The Miami Heat and Chicago Bulls played another game that will be dissected and psychoanalyzed by every basketball shrink in the country...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 3 years ago 647 reads 12 comments

  6. Blasting the Heat: Miami Heat's Title Year (Or Else)

    No, we really mean it this year. That should be the motto of the Miami Heat organization for its 2011-2012 campaign. It would be a mistake to call Miami the most hyped team in the history of basketball...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 3 years ago 1,257 reads 10 comments

  7. Paterno, Piety and Penn State: The Conversation No One Wants

    This is not an objective, unbiased article. I'm biased. I'm black and grew up in Miami during the 1980s. Like most of my friends, I was a Miami Hurricanes football fan...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 3 years ago 2,706 reads 26 comments

  8. The Butler Can Do It: Dallas Mavericks Need Caron Now

    Dallas needs to win Game 4, and one of their best players has been on the bench for most of the season. It's time for the Dallas Mavs to pull a 'Udonis' playoff move and let Caron Butler see some minutes...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about 4 years ago 2,702 reads 17 comments

  9. NBA Playoffs 2011: 6 Ways for the Dallas Mavericks To Beat the Miami Heat

    The hysteria is palpable and justified. A day after advancing to the NBA Finals to face the Dallas Mavericks , people are talking about the unstoppable force on the Beach, how LeBron ...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about 4 years ago 532 reads 1 comments

  10. Apocalypse How?!? Miami Heat Lose to Sixers in Game 4

    Surely this was in the Book of Revelations. And the 2012 Mayan Calendar probably has a picture of LeBron James missing a last-second lay-up right before the return of the serpent demon...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 690 reads 2 comments

  11. 2011 NBA Playoffs: Miami Heat and the Bosh Gift

    It's only two games into the NBA Playoffs and there is one player who is like a kid in a candy store. He's a perennial 20-10 player, All-Star, and typically not even included in SportsCenter Highlights...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 1,345 reads 4 comments

  12. They Kill Me: NFL's Lockout and Why It's No Laughing Matter

    It's about trust. Years of negotiating, hundreds of lawyers, thousands of documents, and $9 billion of easy revenue. And it all boils down to four words: I don't trust you...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 107 reads 0 comments

  13. Miami Heat: The Heatles' 5 Fatal Flaws

    The Miami Heat are still a fatally flawed, streaky, shaky defensive team. And it doesn't look to be getting better any time soon. This latest losing streak is only a symptom of continual problem: heart failure...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 2,205 reads 19 comments

  14. Isiah "Macbeth" Thomas: Knicks Play Shakespeare Tragedy and Triumph (maybe)

    I am fascinated by the beasts that don't die. The villains and heroes who keep coming back much to the audience's bewilderment...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 923 reads 0 comments

  15. What Did Chris Bosh Ever Do to you?

    Did he steal your girlfriend? Does he talk about your mom? Is he just the goofy third wheel that's easy to knock? What did Chris Bosh do to you? Halfway through the NBA season and the Bosh'ster has become a punchline to some people...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 1,147 reads 28 comments

  16. Miami Heat vs. Boston Celtics: Loss Proves Miami Still Needs Space and Time

    Once again the Miami Heat have lost to the Boston Celtics. And once again they stumbled in the second half against the Eastern Conference champions. Dwyane Wade can't excuse injuries or not being in flow with the offense this time around...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 1,370 reads 53 comments

  17. Miami Football: The U Rises Again...No, Seriously!

    The U is making a comeback. And yes, I'm being serious this time. Despite the promises of the past few years, the Hurricanes have a good chance of winning 10 games next year and maybe go to a bowl game in a warm climate with a ranked opponent...

    Aurin Squire Written by Aurin Squire about over 4 years ago 2,325 reads 19 comments