TAG: Dwyane Wade

All-Star, Smack, Twitter / Jan 30, 2015 / 11:00 am

Barkley Says D-Wade Shouldn’t Be All-Star; Gabrielle Union Burns Him

Charles Barkley

One of the primary reasons we DVR’d Inside the NBA last night when the All-Star reserves were announced was to see Charles Barkley bug out about the selections. We were not disappointed. Chuck even got into it with Dwayne Wade‘s wife, Gabrielle Union, after he said Wade “shouldn’t have made the All-Star team.” Read More »

Latest News / Jan 29, 2015 / 2:15 pm

No Timetable For Dwyane Wade’s Return; Likely Out For “Extended Period”

Dwyane Wade

This has to be frustrating for the Miami Heat. The team’s underwhelming play this season is hardly due to substandard performance from Dwyane Wade or Chris Bosh, but related to a rash of injuries to ancillary players first and foremost. The Heat’s stars haven’t only played up to optimistic preseason levels, but also remained relatively healthy – until now. After Wade suffered a hamstring strain in Miami’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday, there’s no timetable for his return to the floor and a report says he could miss “an extended period.” Read More »

Latest News / Jan 27, 2015 / 10:30 pm

Dwyane Wade Exits Heat’s Loss To Bucks With Hamstring Injury

Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade’s knees are holding up just fine in 2014-2015, and his shoulder hasn’t been a problem for years. But another nagging issue has been plaguing the Miami Heat superstar this season – hamstring pain. The three-time champion left his team’s 109-102 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday early in the third quarter with a right hamstring strain and didn’t return. Read More »

GIFs, Video / Jan 9, 2015 / 1:45 pm

Watch Wesley Matthews Spin Dwyane Wade With Fakes, Nail Three-Pointer

Wesley Matthews

Wesley Matthews (photo. Ballislife twitter)

Wesley Matthews was hobbled by a sore knee last night. Still, he was plenty agile and creative enough to make Dwyane Wade look foolish. Watch the Portland Trail Blazers sharpshooter completely turn around the future Hall-of-Famer with a series of fakes before nailing a step-back three-pointer in his team’s win over the Miami Heat. Read More »

All-Star, Latest News / Jan 2, 2015 / 11:00 am

Stephen Curry And LeBron Lead Second Ballot Of 2015 NBA All-Star Game

Stephen Curry

The 64th NBA All-Star Game tips off on Feb. 15, so the second balloting returns were revealed during the New Year. No changes at the top with Stephen Curry leading the Western Conference voting and LeBron James leading the East, but Curry has gotten close to James in the overall lead, Pau Gasol passed Carmelo Anthony in the East, and Kobe Bryant continues to see strong returns for a chance at a backcourt slot alongside Curry in the West. Read More »

Smack / Jan 1, 2015 / 12:30 pm

LeBron James Says Speculation He’ll Leave Cleveland Is “Outlandish”

LeBron James

That didn’t take long. Recent reports said LeBron James “won’t hesitate” to leave Cleveland if it was in his best business interests. The audio of his chat with Dwyane Wade after their Christmas Day game appeared to support the idea LeBron would be willing to leave Cleveland again, but James called the whole thing “outlandish,” and reiterated his stance he’s in Cleveland for the long haul. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 31, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Listen: Does LeBron James Tell Dwyane Wade That They’re Going To Reunite?

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade

This is dreadful, and we’re getting ready to throw our computer out the window. BUT, there’s a soupcon of truth to the r/NBA reddit post by yurtyybomb where a closer inspection of the audio on the NBA’s video showing LeBron James embracing his buddy Dwyane Wade after their Christmas Day game appears to reveal some stunning words from the King. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 25, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Videos: LeBron James Is Introduced To Heat Crowd, Embraces Dwyane Wade

LeBron James

LeBron James is a Cleveland Cavaliers, but that doesn’t mean he’s not a Miami Heat legend. For the most part, fans at American Airlines Arena treated him like one during introductions of The King’s first game as an opponent in South Beach since 2010. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, sponsored01 / Dec 24, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Counting Down The Top 10 Moments From NBA Christmas Day: 2-1

Bernard King

The NBA isn’t like other professional sports in North America; they play on Christmas. Not only do they play, but the games on the national holiday signal a focal point for most NBA observers and double as the day when it’s finally appropriate to take stock of the first quarter of the NBA season. With Christmas approaching this week, we thought it would make sense to count down the 10 biggest Christmas Day moments in NBA history, culminating in our top two choices on Christmas Even 2014. That’s today, and here they are… Read More »

NBA / Dec 22, 2014 / 2:15 pm

D-Wade Hopes LeBron Will Be “Very Well” Received By Heat Fans On X-Mas

LeBron James, Dwayne Wade

The plane trip Dwyane Wade took with LeBron James from Las Vegas to Miami at the height of LeBron’s free agency frenzy this past summer soldified their bond off the court. On the flight, Wade put his own hopes on hold and told James to do what was best for him and his family. James returned to Cleveland, but he’ll be back in Miami on Christmas Day and Wade hopes the fans realize all that LeBron did for them during his four years in a Heat uniform. Read More »