TAG: Miami Heat

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 12, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Report: Heat “Making Progress” With Luol Deng

Luol Deng

A historically bad day for the Miami Heat could have been even worse had Chris Bosh done as expected and left South Beach for the Houston Rockets in the wake of LeBron James’ departure. But Bosh shocked the basketball world by re-committing to the Heat, and it’s only a matter of time until Dwyane Wade re-ups with Miami, too. Pat Riley still has ample cap space to improve his roster around the Big Two, and he’s reportedly using it in attempts to sign Luol Deng. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 11, 2014 / 7:15 pm

Bosh Spurns Rockets, Decides To Stay With Heat

Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade

In a shocking twist to an already frenzied day of free agency, Chris Bosh re-signed with the Miami Heat. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 11, 2014 / 5:30 pm

Report: LeBron Reconciled With Dan Gilbert Last, Week Where Both Apologized

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James

With rampant speculation about LeBron James‘ future flooding message boards and Twitter since he opted out of his deal with the Heat last month, no one knew of today’s announcement before Sports Illustrated published LeBron’s return-to-Cleveland missive — with an assist from Lee Jenkins — for all the world to see. Neither the Heat or Cavs knew his decision until they saw it online, which is exactly how James wanted it after the PR debacle surrounding his 2010 Decision. Before all that transpired today, James actually met with Cavs owner Dan Gilbert where both finally cleared the air, Yahoo reports. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 11, 2014 / 4:45 pm

Report: Bulls Going After Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade, Joakim Noah

LeBron James is heading home to the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chris Bosh appears bound for the Houston Rockets. Though it’s been assumed that the first and last member of the Miami Heat’s Big Three would stay in South Beach, now comes a report that the Chicago Bulls are courting Dwyane Wade. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Smack / Jul 11, 2014 / 3:45 pm

Miami Fans Burning LeBron Jerseys & Defacing Murals After James’ Decision

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade

As expected, LeBron James‘s decision to return to Cleveland is not going well in Miami. The level of hate spewing forth so quickly in Miami after the LeBron news broke might surprise some who thought juvenile reactions were only relegated to Northeastern Ohio. Read More »

2014 Free Agency / Jul 11, 2014 / 2:00 pm

What LeBron’s Decision Means For The Miami Heat

LeBron James

LeBron James has announced his decision to return to Cleveland. That part is exciting. But where does it leave the Miami Heat? Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Smack / Jul 11, 2014 / 9:45 am

Report: LeBron Still Upset By Dan Gilbert’s Letter Calling Him A “Coward”

LeBron James, Dan Gilbert

Sportscenter might as well go by LeBron Watch at this point, and everyone in our life is asking us what’s going on, as if Dime has a source within LeBron James‘ camp. We don’t, obviously, but a report from ESPN.com today has added a soupcon of clarity to James indecision — Chris Sheridan’s report notwithstanding — having to do with his still-fractured relationship with Cleveland owner Dan Gilbert. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 10, 2014 / 11:15 am

Report: LeBron James “Decision Has Been Made,” Will Return To Cavs

LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers

There are a lot of rumors and innuendo floating around about what LeBron James will announce today or in the coming days as the July moratorium ends and teams make deals official. Chris Sheridan of SheridanHoops.com reports, via a league source, that James is heading back to Cleveland, and will make the announcement official before he leaves for the World Cup on Saturday. Read More »

Smack, Twitter / Jul 10, 2014 / 10:45 am

Internet Finds Clues To Support LeBron James’ Return To Cleveland

LeBron James

After LeBron James met with Pat Riley yesterday and left the meeting without a commitment to sign with the Miami Heat, speculation that LeBron is heading back to Cleveland has intensified. In the past few days, the internet has been searching for any clue they can find to support that theory. They’ve come up with quite a few. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 10, 2014 / 9:45 am

Report: Lin Headed To Sixers If Rockets Sign Bosh

Jeremy Lin, Chris Bosh

As speculation continues to rise trumpeting LeBron James‘ possibly imminent decision to go to the Cavs after his meeting with Pat Riley on Wednesday evening, the aftershocks are being felt around the league, especially with the Rockets. The New York Daily News reports they’ve got a deal in place sending Jeremy Lin and a first-round draft pick to the Sixers if James leaves Miami and Chris Bosh signs the maximum contract offer from Houston. Read More »