1. 5 Reasons Why Miami Heat Could Surpass Expectations Next Year

    Expectations for the Miami Heat took an enormous hit this offseason for obvious reasons. The Heat saw LeBron James leave them for the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 day ago 12,883 reads 39 comments

  2. Surprising Name Who Will Make a Big Impact for Miami Heat in 2014-15

    There are plenty of reasons to be skeptical of Miami Heat point guard Mario Chalmers as he enters the 2014-15 NBA season. The last time we saw Chalmers play, he was an absolute mess...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 days ago 16,207 reads 42 comments

  3. Stat Projections for Each Miami Heat Offseason Addition

    The Miami Heat had a busy offseason, to say the least. The Heat saw LeBron James and other key contributors from last year's team (Shane Battier, James Jones, Rashard Lewis and ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 7 days ago 13,387 reads 47 comments

  4. Predicting Miami Heat's Final 15-Man Roster

    The Miami Heat will have quite a new look once the 2014-15 NBA season gets underway. With staples such as LeBron James, Shane Battier, James Jones, Rashard Lewis and presumably ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 8 days ago 28,342 reads 59 comments

  5. Everything You Need to Know About Miami Heat Rookie Shabazz Napier

    The Miami Heat haven't exactly put a premium on the NBA draft throughout Pat Riley's reign as team president...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 14 days ago 11,793 reads 37 comments

  6. Miami Heat Players Who Will Make a Big Jump in 2014-15

    LeBron James' decision to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers very obviously has enormous ramifications—almost all of which are negative—for the Miami Heat . However, on a positive note, the departure of James and the 27...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 15 days ago 14,232 reads 86 comments

  7. Ranking Potential Miami Heat Starting Lineups for 2014-15 Season

    The Miami Heat 's starting lineup will very obviously have a new look this upcoming season. LeBron James (77 starts in 2013-14) and Shane Battier (56 starts) have left the team, ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 21 days ago 31,737 reads 88 comments

  8. Miami Heat Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential Free-Agent Signings and More

    Although they lost LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Miami Heat have remained a staple in the NBA 's rumor mill throughout the latter stages of the offseason...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 22 days ago 37,011 reads 83 comments

  9. Best Potential Veteran Minimum Free-Agent Options for Miami Heat

    The Miami Heat have already put together their core for the 2014-15 season; however, there is still work for Pat Riley and Co. to do. Unfortunately for them, Miami's financial flexibility is basically non-existent at this juncture...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 51,824 reads 70 comments

  10. Did Miami Heat Do Enough to Retool in Post-LeBron James Era?

    The Miami Heat appeared to be in serious trouble in the immediate aftermath of LeBron James' announcing his decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a letter posted July 11 on SI...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 7,230 reads 52 comments

  11. Miami Heat's Most Intriguing Summer League Prospects

    The Miami Heat rarely relied on youth the past four seasons, with Norris Cole being the lone exception. However, this year should be different...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 10,202 reads 2 comments

  12. Who Does Miami Heat Target to Replace LeBron James?

    The Miami Heat saw their best player and four-time NBA MVP LeBron James leave for the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday afternoon, as reported by Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 7,141 reads 2 comments

  13. Ranking Miami Heat's Most Believable Free-Agency Rumors

    In the midst of an offseason when LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh are free agents, it should surprise absolutely no one that there are a ridiculous amount of Miami Heat -related rumors circulating right now...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 9,453 reads 5 comments

  14. Miami Heat 2014 NBA Free-Agency Primer: What You Need to Know

    2014 NBA free agency is upon us, which means one thing above all else: a lot of Miami Heat -related rumors and speculation...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 11,289 reads 23 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 52,982 reads 55 comments

  16. Orlando Magic Rumors: Buying or Selling the Gossip Ahead of 2014 NBA Draft

    With possession of the No. 4 pick in the 2014 NBA draft along with a fairly valuable trade asset in Arron Afflalo , the Orlando Magic have been heavily involved in the predraft rumors and gossip that consume us at this time of year...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 1 month ago 8,549 reads 30 comments

  17. Unexpected Moves Miami Heat Could Make in Free Agency

    The 2014 offseason promises to be awfully eventful for the Miami Heat . Not only is this the Summer of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh , but Norris Cole currently ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 months ago 13,625 reads 10 comments

  18. NBA Playoff Teams Poised to Take a Step Back in 2014-15

    Sustaining similar success from one year to the next isn't exactly an easy thing to do in the NBA . Unfortunately, a number of the 16 teams that made the 2014 postseason are going to find that out the hard way next season...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 months ago 565 reads 1 comments

  19. Even Without Three-Peat, Big Three Era a Success for Miami Heat

    The Miami Heat 's bid for a three-peat ended in the most embarrassing fashion possible at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs in the 2014 NBA Finals...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 months ago 8,327 reads 100 comments

  20. Full Scouting Report for Miami Heat's Top 2014 Draft Targets

    The Miami Heat might be picking late in the first round (No. 26) of the 2014 NBA draft , but with this draft considered to be the deepest one in years, Pat Riley and Co. should still be able to get an impact player...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 months ago 3,394 reads 3 comments

  21. Miami Heat Need More from Mario Chalmers and Norris Cole in 2014 NBA Finals

    Just about every time the Big Three-era Miami Heat have lost an important postseason game the blame has been solely placed on three players. Not surprisingly, I'm referring to LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 2 months ago 1,228 reads 0 comments

  22. What 4th NBA Title Would Mean for Dwyane Wade's Legacy

    There's perhaps nothing more impactful to a historically great NBA player's legacy than winning another NBA championship...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 3 months ago 6,834 reads 26 comments

  23. LeBron James Can Become Bulletproof with Third Straight NBA Title

    As LeBron James prepares for the 2014 NBA Finals, know this: If the Miami Heat topple the San Antonio Spurs in the best-of-seven series, all the intense criticism and scrutiny ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 3 months ago 5,058 reads 25 comments

  24. 10 Draft Prospects Who Should Be on Miami Heat's Round 2 Radar

    The Miami Heat 's main focus right now is winning a third straight NBA championship. But the 2014 NBA draft isn't that far away (June 26), and it's time for the Heat to start ...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 3 months ago 16,966 reads 25 comments

  25. Dwyane Wade Proving Once Again He's Still Among NBA's Elite

    Perhaps none of the great players in the NBA today have dealt with more talk of his demise than Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade has...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 3 months ago 38,499 reads 233 comments