TAG: Miami Heat

Smack / Aug 27, 2014 / 2:15 pm

Dick Bavetta’s Three Favorite NBA Crowds: L.A., New York, Boston

Dick Bavetta

Recently retired NBA referee Dick Bavetta named his three favorite NBA crowds in an interview this week. Read More »

Twitter, Video Games / Aug 27, 2014 / 11:45 am

Joel Embiid On Why Shabazz Napier Gets Dunked On By LeBron In NBA 2K15 Trailer

Joel Embiid

2K Sports released an extended trailer for NBA 2K15 this week. In it, Miami Heat rookie guard Shabazz Napier is featured prominently towards the end when he’s on the receiving end of a slam dunk from LeBron James. Sixers rookie Joel Embiid took to Twitter last night and explained why. Read More »

instagram, Twitter / Aug 26, 2014 / 11:33 am

Chris Bosh’s Latest Photobomb: Matthew McConaughey At The Emmys

Chris Bosh

Chris Bosh has become well known for his photobombing in the NBA. He was at the primetime Emmy Awards last night and unleashed his latest epic. Read More »

Smack / Aug 25, 2014 / 7:45 pm

Kobe To LeBron After 2010 Decision: “We’re Going To Win The Championship”

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant

Not even Kobe Bryant can always walk the walk. After LeBron James left the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2010 to form a super-team with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, Bryant sent the reigning MVP an unsurprisingly confident and contentious text message predicting a three-peat for his Los Angeles Lakers. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Aug 8, 2014 / 10:00 am

ESPN Suspends Le Batard Over LeBron Billboards

Le Batard LeBron Billboards

After ESPN radio host and Miami Herald columnist Dan Le Batard put up an array of tongue-in-cheek billboards reading, “You’re Welcome, LeBron. Love, Miami.” his ESPN higher-ups apparently didn’t find his brand of humor quite as funny and suspended him until Monday. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Aug 7, 2014 / 9:00 am

“You’re Welcome, LeBron. Love, Miami” Billboards Go Up All Over Akron (Pics)

LeBron Miami Billboard

After Miami Herald columnist and radio host Dan LeBatard was denied an opportunity to pay for a front-page ad in the Akron Beacon Journal saying, “You’re Welcome, LeBron, Love Miami Fans” with a picture of two rings, he didn’t sit on his butt and complain. Like Pat Riley re-tooling the Heat roster after LeBron James‘ decision to go home to Cleveland, LeBatard sprung into action and went with billboards instead — a whole lot of them. Read More »

Video / Aug 4, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Watch Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union’s Adorable “Save The Date” Video

Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union

Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union (photo. Instagram)

Dwyane Wade’s summer will continue eventful. The Miami Heat superstar and long-time girlfriend Gabrielle Union are getting married on August 30, and they want you to be there! Well, not really. But TMZ obtained footage of the couple’s “Save The Date” video, complete with a clip of Wade’s adorable proposal to Union that incorporated his young sons. Read More »

Latest News / Aug 1, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Wade On LeBron’s Departure: “I Could Tell”

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade

When Dwyane Wade had dinner with LeBron James and attended his high school camp in Las Vegas in the days leading up leading up to The King’s decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, it spelled good things for the Miami Heat. The ensuing news that Wade was a guest on James’ charter flight from Vegas to South Florida was just another feather in the Heat’s free agency cap. But Wade’s time with James turned out to suggest nothing of LeBron’s intentions, a reality that hardly surprised him once the dust had settled. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Aug 1, 2014 / 11:15 am

Chris Bosh On Leaving Miami For Houston: “It Was Close, I’m Not Going To Lie”

Chris Bosh

This week, Chris Bosh officially inked a five-year, $118 million to remain with the Miami Heat. Yesterday, Bosh talked about how close he actually came to leaving Miami to join the Houston Rockets. Read More »

GIFs, NBA, Playground / Jul 31, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Top 5 Most Flavorful Moves Of The 2013-14 NBA Season

Andre Iguodala, Quincy Miller

It’s summer time, so a ball is always bouncing at Harlem’s temple, Rucker Park. Bacardi Flavored Rum is hosting “Flavor at the Rucker” nights every Thursday at 6 p.m. ET during a partnership with this summer’s Entertainers Basketball Classic The NBA is focused on the win, but Rucker’s where players can showcase their personal flavor of hoop brilliance. That’s what makes these next five sequences from the 2013-14 season such bold indictments of the defenders involved. In the NBA, you’re embarrassing the best. Read More »