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Miami Heat reassigns longtime assistants McAdoo, Rothstein

The Miami Herald Two longtime assistant coaches for the Heat will no longer be regular contributors to the day-to-day operations of the team.
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Rothstein, McAdoo dropped as Heat assistant coaches

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) — Erik Spoelstra staff continues to evolve amid team's offseason makeover, with both longtime assistants having been on bench during each of Heat's three NBA championships.
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Report: Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union married

South Florida Sun-Sentinel E! News reports that Miami Heat star  Dwyane Wade married actress Gabrielle Union  at sunset Saturday at the lavish Chateau Artisan estate--which contains a private lake and resembles a castle...
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Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union to wed at moated S. Fla. castle

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( Sun Sentinel staff ) — Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and actress Gabrielle Union will tie the knot Saturday at Chateau Artisan, a moated castle in Miami-Dade, and about 200 guests are expected to attend the wedding,...
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Love, Bosh essentially trading places

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( Ira Winderman ) — Sunday notes: Amid questions from Timberwolves owner, the role of being a LeBron supporting player is back in spotlight. Also: Deng downplays stepping in; 76ers value Heat first-rounder; Suns...
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Dwyane Wade-Gabrielle Union wedding: What not to bring

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ben Crandell, SouthFlorida.com ) — Celebrity couple makes a few anti-social-media requests of their guests in Miami on Saturday Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and actress Gabrielle Union created one of the great hashtags for their...
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Miami Heat signs veteran shooting guard Shannon Brown

The Miami Herald Seeking help at backup shooting guard behind Dwyane Wade, the Heat on Wednesday signed journeyman Shannon Brown, who has played for seven teams in eight NBA seasons.
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Miami Heat sign veteran guard Shannon Brown

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) —   The Miami Heat added veteran depth to their backcourt Wednesday with the signing of free-agent guard Shannon Brown.
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James Jones reflects on leaving Heat, Ray Allen, Erik Spoelstra

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) —   A month after joining LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers, forward James Jones said Wednesday it wasn't a matter of turning his back on his own hometown team or jumping from a sinking ship.
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New Coral Gables law takes aim at Ray Allen-type cases

The Miami Herald Coral Gables commissioners want to make it easier to arrest people who trespass in homes.
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Heat at 40-1 to win title, 16-1 (4th overall) to win East

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) — LeBron James has added Kevin Love in Cleveland. Pat Riley has reloaded in Miami. So how have the betting lines readjusted? Here's how, per Bovada.lv:
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Birdman cites loyalty for Heat return, wishes LeBron well

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) — At 36, two-year deal could be Chris Andersen's last, "It's matter of me ending my career in a place that I'd be happy at and am familiar with."
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Heat pick dealt for LeBron helps James, Cavs land Love

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( By Ira Winderman ) —    The Heat played a role in the Saturday trade that delivered Kevin Love to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, a deal that allowed the Minnesota Timberwolves to replace Love with...
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Beasley's number appears up (again) with Heat

South Florida Sun-Sentinel ( Ira Winderman ) — Sunday notes: There was a reprieve for No. 30, but No. 8 didn't quite add up. Plus: Remembering "Knick Bavetta"; the Australian avenue; and last Mav standing.
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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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Blog Articles

ASK IRA: Could Ellington, Blatche alleviate Heat bench concerns?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Wayne Ellington is a career 38-percent 3-point shooter. The Heat need help spreading the floor. To me, signing him is a no-brainer. Otherwise you rely on Mario Chalmers? C'mon.  -- Martin.
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Assistant coaching shake-up changes personality of Heat's bench

The Miami Herald (Joe) — Two long-time assistant coaches for the Heat will no longer be regular contributors to the day-to-day operations of the team. Hall of Famer Bob McAdoo and coaching legend Ron Rothstein have been...
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ASK IRA: Are trade rules hamstringing Heat?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: What if Pat Riley had worked behind the scenes to orchestrate a trade involving something like Deng, Josh McRoberts and Chalmers for Kevin Love? -- Jason, Miami Lakes.
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Rothstein, McAdoo dropped as Heat assistant coaches

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   A source close to the situation confirmed Sunday night to the Sun Sentinel that assistant coaches Ron Rothstein and Bob McAdoo no longer will be part of Erik Spoelstra's Miami Heat coaching...
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ASK IRA: Has Ray Allen turned into an opportunist?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Now the Clippers and Spurs, in addition to the Cavs (so called "elite teams"), are showing interest in signing Ray Allen. I hope Chris Bosh, Dwayne Wade and their Heat teammates have a great...
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Love, Bosh essentially trading places

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Sunday notes: Amid questions from Timberwolves owner, the role of being a LeBron supporting player is back in spotlight. Also: Deng downplays stepping in; 76ers value Heat first-rounder; Suns...
  • 3 days ago
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ASK IRA: Is it time gloom gives way to Heat hope?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Nothing this summer has given me any real hope we have a shot. -- Robert.
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ASK IRA: Is Heat depth still lacking?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: All of your arguments with signings like Shannon Brown are followed by "if" Dwyane Wade is healthy or "if" Danny Granger is back. I agree with that. However, this team should not be going...
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ASK IRA: Why Shannon Brown for Heat?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Hi Ira, Shannon Brown? He's not a rotation player, by any means. He's a decent defender, and a horrible shooter. He's a 10-day-contract type of player. The bizarre free-agent signings continue....
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Miami Heat sign veteran guard Shannon Brown

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   The Miami Heat added veteran depth to their backcourt Wednesday with the signing of free-agent guard Shannon Brown.
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James Jones reflects on leaving Heat, Ray Allen, Erik Spoelstra

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —   A month after joining LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers, forward James Jones said Wednesday it wasn't a matter of turning his back on his own hometown team or jumping from a sinking ship.
  • 6 days ago
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ASK IRA: Should Heat consider Hasheem Thabeet?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Ira, all week you've been talking about the Heat lacking a rim protector and that's why the defense needs to be better. So what about Hasheem Thabeet now that he's going to be released by...
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ASK IRA: Is Wade still capable of setting a defensive example?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: I know Leandro Barbosa and Jordan Crawford, if the Heat sign one or both, are capable of providing good offense in short bursts, but who is going to play better defense? -- Bryan, Mountain...
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Heat at 40-1 to win title, 16-1 (4th overall) to win East

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — LeBron James has added Kevin Love in Cleveland. Pat Riley has reloaded in Miami. So how have the betting lines readjusted? Here's how, per Bovada.lv:
  • 8 days ago
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ASK IRA: Revisiting first-round picks dealt in 2010 LeBron-Bosh signings

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Why could the Heat not have signed LeBron James and traded him to Cleveland for some future first-round picks, as Cleveland received from Miami four years ago? Was their some type of rule that...
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ASK IRA: Is this season the right time for Heat to play prospects?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Does it concern you how sometimes Erik Spoelstra doesn't play his entire hand? I would really like to see some of the younger guys play (i.e., Shabazz Napier and James Ennis), but sometimes...
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Birdman cites loyalty for Heat return, wishes LeBron well

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —    Just as LeBron James cited going home as a reason for his free-agency return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Chris Andersen said Saturday among the reasons he re-signed with the Miami Heat was...
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Heat pick dealt for LeBron helps James, Cavs land Love

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) —    The Heat played a role in the Saturday trade that delivered Kevin Love to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, a deal that allowed the Minnesota Timberwolves to replace Love with...
  • 10 days ago
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Beasley's number appears up (again) with Heat

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Ira Winderman) — Sunday notes: There was a reprieve for No. 30, but No. 8 didn't quite add up. Plus: Remembering "Knick Bavetta"; the Australian avenue; and last Mav standing.
  • 10 days ago
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ASK IRA: Better Heat roster: In 2010 before LeBron's arrival or now?

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (By Ira Winderman) — Q: Ira, in your opinion do you believe the Heat have a better roster now than they did when they were facing LeBron James and the Cavaliers before he joined Miami? -- Stefano.
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