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Dwyane Wade, LeBron James once again teammates in All-Star Game

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Shandel Richardson) — Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade nearly forgot it had been so long. It slipped his mind that he didn't play in last year's NBA All-Star Game, meaning Sunday will mark the first time he's teamed...
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Heat's Chris Bosh to miss NBA All-Star Game

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Shandel Richardson) — For a second consecutive year, Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh will have his season interrupted around the NBA All-Star Break.   The only difference is this time it happened before, and not,...
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Heat's Chris Bosh to miss NBA All-Star Game

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Shandel Richardson) — Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh will not play in Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game, the league announced Friday afternoon. USA Today and Yahoo! Sports reported Bosh will be sidelined with a calf...
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Three-point shootout both fun and serious for Heat's Chris Bosh

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Shandel Richardson) — Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh is ultra-serious about competing in the NBA’s Three-Point Shootout during NBA All-Star Weekend. Well, serious as Bosh can be in an event that is all about...
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Shaq Hall of Fame finalist; Tim Hardaway falls off list

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Shaquille O'Neal took the next step toward his inevitable April election to the Basketball Hall of Fame and September enshrinement when he Friday was named a finalist for induction, an...
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Hassan Whiteside suspended one game for elbow vs. Spurs

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Hassan Whiteside's All-Star break will last one day longer than the rest of his Miami Heat teammates. The NBA announced Thursday that Whiteside has been suspended one game without pay "for...
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Heat's Chris Bosh treating All-Star Weekend as if it's his last

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Shandel Richardson) — Next season, Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh will breathe easier around this time of year. No longer will he worry of his chances of being selected to the NBA All-Star Game. No longer will he...
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Heat's Stoudemire ready to take next step as Whiteside questions persist

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Amid potential Miami Heat deliberations about what to do with Hassan Whiteside comes this from Amar'e Stoudemire: He's ready and willing to do more. A starter the past 10 games after barely...
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Miami Heat offer spectacular video homage to 'Martin'

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — The Miami Heat hope the throwback jerseys being worn over this two-week period might one day become iconic. Their related video tribute to the classic "Martin" sitcom already has. That's show...
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Hyde5: Shaq and I come to understanding (I think)

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Dave Hyde) — “I’m a see you when I get to Miami buddy.” That was the Twitter message from Shaquille O’Neal to me that had been retweeted 43 times when I first saw it last night. I knew he didn’t mean...
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Hyde5: Shaq and I come to understanding (I think)

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Dave Hyde) — “I’m a see you when I get to Miami buddy.” That was the Twitter message from Shaquille O’Neal to me that had been retweeted 43 times when I first saw it last night. I knew he didn’t mean...
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Winderman looks to the second half of the Heat season

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Ira Winderman on what to expect in the second half of the season for the Miami Heat.
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Spoelstra: Spurs on different level than Heat

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Erik Spoelstra says Spurs are on a different level than the Heat.
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Pat Riley on Heat personnel approach: 'I want to win now'

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Miami Heat President Pat Riley not only explained during a Tuesday TNT interview the franchise's decision to retire the No. 32 of former Heat center Shaquille O'Neal, but also offered insight...
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Whiteside's maturity questions again front and center for Heat

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — The approach by the Miami Heat on Tuesday night was that some things are better left unsaid. So the team asked Hassan Whiteside to leave AmericanAirlines Arena after his ejection against the...
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Photos: Hassan Whiteside through the years

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has raised eyebrows after coming out of the D-League, but the the big question now is what he is worth as he moves toward free agency and how much the Heat...
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Winderman on what ails the Heat at the break

South Florida Sun-Sentinel Ira Winderman takes stock of the Heat's loss to the Spurs and where the team stands at the All-Star break.
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Whiteside ejected, Heat crumble in 119-101 loss to Spurs

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — The lasting impression the Miami Heat will carry through their nine-day All-Star break is of the next level of the NBA. The tutorial was presented Tuesday night by the San Antonio Spurs in a...
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Whiteside ejected, Heat crumble in 119-101 loss to Spurs

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — The lasting impression the Miami Heat will carry through their nine-day All-Star break is of the next level of the NBA. The tutorial was presented Tuesday night by the San Antonio Spurs in a...
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Winderman's view: Spurs 119, Heat 101

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Observations from Tuesday night's 119-101 loss to the San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena: -- That seven-point Spurs possession on Hassan Whiteside's fourth-quarter Flagrant 2 foul...
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Blog Articles

BREAKING: Strained calf sidelines Heat's Chris Bosh for All-Star Game

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — Heat forward Chris Bosh will not play in Sunday's All-Star game in Toronto because of a strained calf muscle, according to USA Today. Bosh, who has started every game this season for the Heat...
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Heat reenact intro of 1990s sitcom Martin

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — I tweeted about it during the game Tuesday, but here's the video the Heat made reenacting the intro of the 1990s hit TV show Martin. If you were around back in the 90's... we think you'll enjoy...
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Bosh: Shooting for 3rd place in East has to be one of Heat's goals after All-Star break

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — Chris Bosh isn't one of those guys who likes to dish out B.S. He's a straight shooter. So when he was asked after Tuesday night's humbling 119-101 spanking at the hands of the Spurs where the Heat...
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Dwyane Wade on Hassan Whiteside: "Sometimes we don't know what he's thinking"

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Hassan Whiteside wasn't in the locker room when the media entered after Tuesday's 119-101 loss to San Antonio. That came after he wasn't on the floor for the final 9:35 of the game, due to a...
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Could Omri Casspi help solve the Heat's shooting problems?

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — The Heat front office is quite aware of the team's primary issue: ranking 28th in the NBA in three-point shooting The question is how to effectively address that deficiency, in light of its...
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What Dwyane Wade learned while playing with LeBron James

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — They'll be teammates again Sunday, if ever-so-briefly. Dwyane Wade and LeBron James played together for four seasons with the Heat, and were supposed to reunite for the East in the 2014 All-Star...
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Tyler Johnson said there's no guarantee he'll back for the playoffs

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — Tyler Johnson said he's looking forward to being able to play pain free. Whether that happens this season or next remains to be seen. The Heat's second-year combo guard, who had surgery Wednesday...
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The Miami Heat continues to be at its best in the clutch

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Erik Spoelstra has had a credo all season: Do enough early to make it a possession game, at which point Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh will make the necessary plays. Sometimes, the Heat hasn't been...
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Heat's Chris Bosh to face a loaded field in the three-point contest

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — At 6-11, 235 pounds, Chris Bosh may not fit the old school discription of a lethal three-point shooter. But he's become one in today's NBA and on Thursday he was selected among a field of eight to...
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The words of Hassan Whiteside after Miami's 93-90 win

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — The locker room opened after my deadline for this column about the Heat's win in Dallas, so here's are the highlights from Hassan Whiteside's post-game interview. -- On his health. "Once I got up...
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Mark Cuban still not over 2006 Finals, and officiating of Dwyane Wade

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Mark Cuban's grievances do come with a statute of limitations, apparently. Even when it comes to losing the 2006 NBA Finals to Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat, a series in which Wade shot 97 free...
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Whiteside vows to hold fire on social media (plus Wade advice)

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Hassan Whiteside won't be active for the Heat on Tuesday night, though his pain has subsided and he looked fluid shooting 15-foot turnarounds against defenders in 3-on-3 drills at shootaround. He...
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Tyler Johnson set for surgery, and Heat scrambling for depth

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — In the end, it couldn't wait. Tyler Johnson tried to play through an acute flare-up of a college shoulder injury, in part due to injuries to Goran Dragic and Beno Udrih. Then he regretted he did...
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No Rising Stars game? Won't get a rise out of Justise Winslow

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — It seems like Justise Winslow, at age 19, takes an analytical approach to everything he does. That's what he did when it came to getting snubbed by the NBA's assistant coaches for the Rising Stars...
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Tyler Johnson out again, and surgery is still on the table

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — This is from Herald writer Aric Dilalla: Heat guard Tyler Johnson was ruled out for Sunday’s game against Atlanta as he continues to battle a sore left shoulder, but he said there are currently no...
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On verge of comeback, Goran Dragic's next challenge is to rekindle his chemistry with Dwyane Wade

The Miami Herald (Manny Navarro) — After the Heat lost at Toronto last Friday, Dwyane Wade told Goran Dragic he probably missed him more than his own wife did. The Heat had lost five of its previous six games to that point without...
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Pat Riley speaks on LeBron, Wade, Bosh, Heat's chances

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Pat Riley was honored Thursday night as an American Icon, an award previously given to former U.S. president Bill Clinton and former Los Angeles Lakers great Magic Johnson. But Riley's work goes...
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Justise Winslow not chosen for Rising Stars Challenge

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Justise Winslow and Tyler Johnson both expressed interest in participating in the Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star weekend in Toronto. Winslow, a rookie, will need to wait a year; Johnson, an...
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What Zaire Wade sent his Dad after Dwyane's 27-point game

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — Dwyane Wade looked exhausted after scoring 27 points in Miami's 102-98 win against Brooklyn, but not exhausted enough to keep from smiling. He did so after the media finally left his locker stall,...
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Keith Smart, assistant, taking another health-related leave from Heat

The Miami Herald (Ethan J. Skolnick) — As reported here last night, Heat assistant coach Keith Smart has taken a second leave of absence from the team, for another round of treatment for a rare form of skin cancer. He was not with the...
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