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Seven cited for trespassing at home of former Heat star Ray Allen

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( The Miami Herald ) — The seven young adults who traipsed through Ray Allen’s home last week in the middle of the night were charged Wednesday with trespassing of an occupied structure — a first-degree...
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New details emerge about the trespassing incident at former Miami Heat star Ray Allen’s home

The Miami Herald As prosecutors and police continued investigating whether seven young adults committed a crime when they let themselves in to former Miami Heat star Ray Allen’s mansion in Tahiti Beach in...
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Miami Heat individual game tickets on sale Wednesday

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) —    Miami Heat individual game tickets for all 41 2014-15 regular-season home games go on sale Wednesday at 10 a.m.
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Heat free-agent Toney Douglas signs to play in China

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) — Midseason addition squeezed out at point guard, with Napier drafted, Chalmers re-signed and Cole retained. Also: Leandro Barbosa on Heat radar.
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Ray Allen might press charges in teen trespassing case

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Zachary Fagenson ) — MIAMI (Reuters) - Miami Heat basketball star Ray Allen is likely to press charges against a group of teenagers who in the middle of the night slipped into his south Florida home, entering the...
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Teens identified in Ray Allen’s trespassing case

The Miami Herald The police and the state attorney’s office met with Ray Allen and his wife to discuss whether to file charges against the seven teens who entered their home.
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Ray Allen’s attorney: ‘Police characterization of this as a silly prank is completely inappropriate’

The Miami Herald The lawyer for the Miami Heat free agent criticized the police department for treating the trespassing as a ‘silly prank.’
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Heat step up to (under?) ice-bucket challenge (bad-word warning) | Videos

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) — The Heat have taken team bonding to a chilling level in recent days as part of the #IceBucketChallenge to help raise ALS awareness. (Pardon some of the language; it is for a worthy cause, after...
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LeBron James takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge | Video

South Florida Sun-Sentinel LeBron James, cruising among the Greek islands on vacation, performed the ALS Ice Bucket challenge on a yacht and posted it on his Instagram account.
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The down, up, down arc of Greg Oden

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( Ira Winderman ) — Sunday notes: Last season looking more and more like the last chance for Greg Oden, at least with the Heat. Plus: Wade's maintenance program to be decided early; debating Heat's national exposure;...
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Ray Allen addresses 'devastating invasion' of Coral Gables home

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) —   A day after seven young adults entered the Coral Gables home of Miami Heat free-agent guard Ray Allen, the family and their attorney quantified the incident as more than an innocuous break in.
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Teenagers trespass at Heat player Ray Allen’s Coral Gables home, frightening Allen’s wife and kids

The Miami Herald At 2 a.m. Thursday morning a group of teenagers at a party next door to the basketball player’s home decided to walk in, thinking nobody was home.
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Group breaks into Miami Heat free agent Ray Allen's home

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Erika Pesantes , Sun Sentinel) — Seven young adults eager to take a peek inside the Coral Gables home of Miami Heat free agent Ray Allen broke inside early Thursday morning, police said.
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Miami Heat schedule features Christmas Day matchup vs. LeBron James and Cavs, fewer national games

The Miami Herald The Heat’s first season of LAL (Life After LeBron) includes a LeBron James visit on Christmas, less national TV exposure than the franchise is accustomed and unfortunate news for transplanted...
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Lots of LeBron, less 'Melo, national TV in Heat schedule

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) — It all starts Oct. 29 at AmericanAirlines Arena against Washington, with LeBron arriving on Christmas and Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks scheduled for only a single visit.
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Heat add to limited depth behind Wade; schedule out 6 p.m. Wednesday

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) —   The Miami Heat on Tuesday announced the signing of guard Reggie Williams, who apparently will be part of a reserve-by-committee approach for the minutes behind starting shooting guard Dwyane...
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Greg Oden accused of breaking ex-girlfriend's nose during assault

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( Houston Mitchell ) — NBA player Greg Oden, arrested last week in Indianapolis on suspicion of beating up his former girlfriend, punched her in the face three times and broke her nose, according to court documents...
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Ray Allen plays golf with President Obama

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By DOM AMORE, damore@courant.com) — AVON — Not many are invited to play golf with President Barack Obama. It's even less likely to get a rain check, like Ray Allen did.
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Ex-Heat star Ray Allen to wait until September to decide on future

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By DOM AMORE ) — Ray Allen says he is in no hurry to decide if he will return for a 19th season Former Miami Heat star Ray Allen said he is not ready to announce a decision about playing a 19th season.
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Scout sees mixed bag of Heat acquisitions

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( Ira Winderman ) — Sunday notes: So exactly what have Heat added this offseason? A veteran scout offers his view. Plus: Championship pressure revisited; Riley going strong; Zo as front(-office) man.
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Blog Articles

ASK IRA: Does Heat summer bonding bode well for cohesion?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: While LeBron James is out world-touring, the Heat are grinding. I love it. -- Stephen.
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Heat free-agent Toney Douglas signs to play in China

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   The Miami Heat continue to distance themselves from some of last season's roster in the wake of LeBron James' free-agency departure to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
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ASK IRA: Do Heat have a defensive stopper beyond Deng?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: We need more wing defenders. With Derrick Rose back in Chicago and LeBron James in Cleveland, we need more defense. -- Wade.
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ASK IRA: Should Heat have been more aggressive for Marion?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Ira, wouldn't it have been perfect for Pat Riley to steal Shawn Marion away from the Cavaliers? I saw the Heat were interested. -- Brewster.
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Heat step up to (under?) ice-bucket challenge (bad-word warning) | Videos

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — The Heat have taken team bonding to a chilling level in recent days as part of the #IceBucketChallenge to help raise ALS awareness. (Pardon some of the language; it is for a worthy cause, after...
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ASK IRA: What factor will most impact Heat win total?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: How many wins this season would make you think Erik Spoelstra coached the team to its talent level? -- Joel.
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The down, up, down arc of Greg Oden

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Sunday notes: Last season looking more and more like the last chance for Greg Oden, at least with the Heat. Plus: Wade's maintenance program to be decided early; debating Heat's national exposure;...
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Ray Allen addresses 'potentially devastating invasion' of Coral Gables home

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   A day after seven young adults entered the Coral Gables home of Miami Heat free-agent guard Ray Allen, the family and their attorney quantified the incident as more than an innocuous break in.
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ASK IRA: Does Shawne getting No. 8 mean Beasley is gone?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Ira, I saw you said they gave Michael Beasley's No. 8 to Shawne Williams. So I guess they're not going to retire Bease's number? (OK, so it means he's not coming back?) -- Henrique.
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ASK IRA: Do Heat offseason expenditures add up?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Pat Riley is slowly killing the Miami Heat. First with the Chris Bosh max salary, then with Birdman's $10 million dollar, two-year year salary and then he signs Udonis Haslem to a two-year $5.6...
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ASK IRA: Is schedule a sobering reality for Heat?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Ira, I didn't expect the Heat to be on national television as much after LeBron James left, but don't you think that might fuel Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh? Won't Erik Spoelstra be pointing out...
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Lots of LeBron, less 'Melo, national TV in Heat schedule

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   There will be plenty of LeBron, with the Miami Heat's 2014-15 schedule to feature four games against the player who a month ago walked away from the four-time defending Eastern Conference...
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ASK IRA: Are Heat bypassing talent in favor of chemistry?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: I think the Heat could very well have a better roster with the pieces still available. Michael Beasley is still a great talent. Emeka Okafor, Elton Brand, Ronnie Brewer, Chris Douglas-Roberts,...
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Heat add to limited depth behind Wade; schedule out 6 p.m. Wednesday

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   The Miami Heat on Tuesday announced the signing of guard Reggie Williams, who apparently will be part of a reserve-by-committee approach for the minutes behind starting shooting guard Dwyane...
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ASK IRA: Is Ray Allen still a Heat consideration?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Good morning, Ira. Does Heat management want Ray Allen back? Are they reaching out to him? He closed on a home during the season, and I got the feeling he liked South Florida. Could he be in a...
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ASK IRA: Can Haslem again become Heat factor?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: What does the signing of Shawne Williams say about Udonis Haslem? I think Shawne is more of a power forward than small forward. At the moment, you can't feel too comfortable with what we have...
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ASK IRA: What is most significant to Heat remaining relevant?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Q: Do you think that Pat Riley's image, and the Heat "family," and this being a great organization, and South Florida being "the" place to play has been somewhat tarnished by what's gone down over...
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Scout sees mixed bag of Heat acquisitions

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Sunday notes: So exactly what have Heat added this offseason? A veteran scout offers his view. Plus: Championship pressure revisited; Riley going strong; Zo as front(-office) man.
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ASK IRA: With tax not a factor, can Heat continue spending?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: I realize what life is like at the minimum, but there are better players than the ones Heat are signing recently, with more NBA experience, players that are also taking the minimum for worse...
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Early word: Heat get Cavs on Christmas, LeBron four times

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —  The formulation of the NBA schedule is a delicate process, the league's 2014-15 calendar still a work in progress until it formally will be unveiled Wednesday.
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