1. For Love of the Game: Sports Heaven Awaits

    Sports fever is in the air. Football, baseball, basketball, and hockey seasons are soon to converge, and that makes for sports fan heaven...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about over 5 years ago 308 reads 61 comments

  2. Do the Florida Marlins Stand a Chance?

    Ask 10 people what they think of the Florida Marlins and their chances to make the playoffs and how far they would go if they actually did reach the playoffs, and you’re likely to get 10 different responses...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about over 5 years ago 264 reads 33 comments

  3. The Sporting News: Dancing a Jig to a Great Tradition

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 443 reads 84 comments

  4. What's Up With That? Volume Two

    In this issue, and in following issues, rather than explore two stories in-depth, I will from this point on explore only one story fully, and then quickly highlight some other stories I believe merit your attention and provide links to them...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 971 reads 102 comments

  5. Four Keys to Writing a Successful Bleacher Report Article

    One of the writers on this site left a message on my profile page asking for help. He had writer's block and was asking for suggestions from a number of people on how to overcome it...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 1,257 reads 92 comments

  6. Crunching the Numbers: Is There a Case for Dwyane Wade as MVP?

    I haven’t written any articles like this here on Bleacher Report yet, but I felt like having some fun and decided there was a need to examine this topic...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 1,607 reads 109 comments

  7. Heat vs. Bulls: D-Wade's Game-Winning Three in 2OT Caps 'Game for the Ages'

    I said "Wow!" after the last unbelievable performance I wrote about concerning D-Wade. That was in my recap of the Miami win over the New York Knicks, which you can read here Krypto-Nate vs...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 1,728 reads 47 comments

  8. What's Up With That?: Volume One

    This article will be the first installment in a series that briefly explores controversial stories in sports.I hope everyone enjoys them, and I look forward to anyone’s input on the topics I bring up...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 843 reads 76 comments

  9. Heat vs. Cavaliers: Miami Goes Cold—Gets Torched by Mo Williams

    Monday’s loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers had many Miami Heat fans (myself included) beginning to believe in conspiracy theories; as I wrote about in my recap of that game viewed here Heat vs...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 794 reads 66 comments

  10. Miami Dolphins Land Big Fish (Humor)

    According to Sports Radio WQAM 560 AM in Miami, Miami Dolphins Executive Vice President of Football Operations, Bill Parcells, and former Dallas Cowboys WR, Terrell Owens, have verbally ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 6,134 reads 123 comments

  11. Heat vs. Suns: Miami Runs and Guns Phoenix Down

    The Phoenix Suns walked into the American Airlines Arena last night ready to ‘Run and Gun’. It’s their new-old look, and they wanted to put it on full display for the Heat in hopes it would bring them another victory...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 510 reads 30 comments

  12. 2008-09 NBA Regular Season MVP: And The Winner Is...

    I’m a fan of the Miami Heat. For this reason, most would likely assume my pick for this year’s NBA Regular Season MVP would be my team’s superstar, Dwyane Wade; better known to Heat fans as "Flash...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 191 reads 87 comments

  13. Heat vs. Cavaliers: Miami Was Robbed!

    If there wasn’t so much to say about this issue, this might have been one of the shortest articles I would have ever written on this site. Not because I couldn’t elaborate for days upon what I’m saying...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 781 reads 63 comments

  14. Krypto-Nate vs. Flash: Dwyane Wade's 4th-Quarter Heroics Rally Miami Heat

    Wow! Let me repeat that, WOW!Less than 24 hours after Heat fans had watched their Miami team lose to the team they need to overtake for the Eastern Conference playoffs 4th seed, the ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 685 reads 38 comments

  15. Can the Miami Heat Overtake the Atlanta Hawks in the East? Tonight Might Tell

    After the last two Miami Heat games, which made this fan’s heart go up and down like a yo-yo; the Heat wasting a career high 50-point effort by Dwyane Wade in a blowout loss to ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 290 reads 14 comments

  16. Greatness Revisited: Why Wilt Chamberlain Was the Greatest NBA Player Ever

    One of the most common types of articles on this site is a comparison between players and teams, which can certainly be a fun way to pass some time...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 36,222 reads 179 comments

  17. ESPN Reaches New Low with Interview of Rapper 50 Cent

    ESPN hit a new low this afternoon in a blatant attempt to expand their audience to the hip-hop crowd.During the ESPNews broadcast between 2:00 and 2:30 PM, they had a guest analyst ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 811 reads 31 comments

  18. Trade Deadline Deals Don't Benefit the Miami Heat

    While the landscape of the Eastern Conference wasn’t dramatically changed by any of the trades that took place before the trade deadline that passed this afternoon, there were a few that might affect the future of the Miami Heat to a great degree...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 573 reads 1 comments

  19. Heat vs. Timberwolves: Sebastian Telfair Rains Threes in Win Over Miami

    The Miami Heat players, coaches, and fans had to have been confident entering last night’s game. They were facing a Minnesota Timberwolves squad who just lost their leading scorer, ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 277 reads 3 comments

  20. Florida Marlins Fans' Stadium Dreams Close to Being Fulfilled

    Beyond the immediacy of the Marlins roster coming out of spring training, there are few things more significant to the future hopes and dreams of Marlins fans than the disposition of ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 280 reads 0 comments

  21. Expectations are High Among Miami Heat Fans—As They Should Be

    The final 30 games of the season begin tonight for the Miami Heat, and the expectations among Miami Heat fans couldn’t be higher...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 222 reads 8 comments

  22. Daequan Cooked Up Some Fun During NBA All-Star Weekend

    One thing I’m certain Daequan Cook wasn’t thinking about as he sank his last money-ball during this past weekend’s All-Star Three-Point Shootout contest was how he had just secured Miami’s All-Star Weekend Festivities dominance...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 281 reads 1 comments

  23. Florida Panthers On the Rise

    With 26 games left in their season, the unheralded Florida Panthers have been making a push not only to get into the postseason, but to move up enough in the standings to have a realistic shot at making some serious noise once they get there...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 170 reads 1 comments

  24. Pat Riley and Miami Heat Positioning Not for Chris Bosh, but LeBron James?

    Despite conventional “wisdom”, I’m of the opinion (and yes, I know I’m pretty alone in this view) that Pat Riley and the Miami Heat are not positioning themselves ...

    Steve Smith Written by Steve Smith about almost 6 years ago 2,527 reads 13 comments