Heat Rumors & News

  • Inside Goran Dragic's Dramatic and Game-Changing Transition with the Miami Heat

    Bleacher Report "Entering last month's trade deadline, the Miami Heat needed to pick up the slack a bit—in terms of winning and pace, as they ranked last in the NBA in possessions per game. They found both of those answers in arguably the best player moved on Feb. 19: point guard Goran Dragic, formerly of the..." March 05

  • Wade-to-Whiteside saves Heat vs. Lakers 100-94

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The first pass, with 57.1 seconds to play, seemingly could have reached the roof. So Hassan Whiteside reached the rafters and slammed it home with one hand. The second pass from Dwyane Wade, with 21.3 seconds to play, was a bit more mundane, but just as essential, with Whiteside's layup..." March 05

  • LeBron on Valanciunas' flagrant foul: I've got to 'protect myself' more

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "When asked if the Cavaliers should have retaliated after a hard foul he suffered by Raptors big man Jonas Valanciunas, LeBron James seemed open to the idea in order to "curb opponents' behavior" moving forward, according to the Northeast Ohio Media Group. "Maybe I've got to protect myself a..." March 05

  • Michael Beasley on NBA return: 'I'm playing to eat right now'

    Sporting News "Michael Beasley signed a 10-day contract with the Heat on Feb. 26, his third tenure with the team. He knows he's running out of chances. The former second overall pick spoke with the South Florida Sun Sentinel about his return to the NBA. Beasley was drafted by the Heat in 2008 and played for..." March 05

  • Report: Mavericks, Heat in long line of teams interested in JaVale McGee

    Pro Basketball Talk "Some of you are out there thinking, “Why would teams go after JaVale McGee except to see their jerseys on Shaqtin’ a Fool more often?” Because it’s about cost and role. Not many teams were interested in paying JaVale McGee $12 million next season to be their starting center. However, paying him..." March 04

  • Whiteside, Len Fined for Fight

    Basketball Insiders "Phoenix Suns center Alex Len has been fined $20,000 for initiating an altercation with Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside and attempting to take him to the floor. Whiteside has been fined $15,000 for escalating the incident by wrestling Len to the floor. Additionally, Suns forward Markieff..." March 03

  • Heat slug out 115-98 victory over Suns

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Phoenix Suns came to South Florida and Heat-Knicks circa late-'90s broke out Monday night at AmericanAirlines Arena. Three ejections. Two flagrant fouls. Six technical fouls. No, there weren't any coaches clinging to ankles or fisticuffs, but what was supposed to be the Goran Dragic..." March 03

  • Whiteside ejected; suspension coming? (fight video)

    Palm Beach Post "Hassan Whiteside’s temper got the best of him tonight and resulted in an ejected for retaliating against Phoenix center Alex Len. The fallout might be even worse for Miami, which likely will hear from the NBA about potential additional punishment. Whiteside got tossed with 4:26 left in the..." March 03

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    Andy Vasquez @andy_vasquez

    Mirza Teletovic, recovering from blood clots in lungs, had a message for Chris Bosh: "He doesn't have to worry. He's going to get better."

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    Shams Charania @ShamsCharania

    Miami Heat have reached agreement with forward Henry Walker on a second 10-day contract, league source tells RealGM. First expires today.

  • Minus three starters, Hawks still too much for Heat

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "You can add the Heat to the list of teams that can’t win even when the Hawks rest two or more starters. The Hawks played without starters Jeff Teague, DeMarre Carroll and Al Horford and reserve Pero Antic too and still defeated the Heat 93-91 at American Airlines Arena Saturday night. “I..." March 01

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Chris Bosh has been released from the hospital. "He's at home. He's starting to feel a little better," Spoelstra said he was released Friday

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    ESPN Cleveland @ESPNCleveland

    Windhorst: "Ray Allen is not gonna sign with the Cavs. I don't think he's gonna play. If he decides he wants to, it won't be with the Cavs."

  • Anthony Mason dies at age of 48

    CBSSports.com "Former Knicks player Anthony Mason died Saturday at the age of 48 after battling congestive heart failure for nearly a month, a team spokesman confirmed. The 13-year NBA veteran was in the hospital for nearly a month while recovering from multiple heart surgeries and heart attacks, his son,..." February 28

  • Goran Dragic: 'I feel I'm spoiled' in Miami

    Fox Sports "It didn't take very long at all for Goran Dragic to fall in love with his new home with the Miami Heat. On the court, coach Erik Spoelstra is trying to keep things simple offensively in order to make best use of Dragic's prodigious skills in the open court and in the pick-and-roll. " February 26

  • Heat rallies to force overtime, sneaks past Magic

    Miami Herald "This Heat team refuses to accept its fate. Trailing by seven points with 36 seconds left in regulation, the Heat put together an improbable rally to tie it, then won in overtime to defeat the Orlando Magic 93-90 on Wednesday at Amway Center. Heat center Hassan Whiteside was a defensive force in..." February 26

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    Miami HEAT @MiamiHEAT

    OFFICIAL: The @MiamiHEAT have signed F Michael Beasley to a 10-day contract - http://t.co/p8DKRjxhsK pic.twitter.com/ue50Cr4Y9D

  • Dragic, Whiteside spark Heat over 76ers 119-108

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "This very well could be the Miami Heat's new reality: You start with double-doubles from Goran Dragic and Hassan Whiteside and work from there. With Chris Bosh out for the season with blots clots on his lung, it might be the best and only way to remain afloat in this how-low-can-you-go Eastern..." February 24

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Spoelstra said he expects Bosh to be released from the hospital, "soon. I don't have an exact date."

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    Jeffrey Sanders @JeSanders11

    I. Thomas on reportedly complaining about playing time, "The guy that complained, you seen it in the media. I didn't say anything." #Suns

  • Chris Bosh thanks fans for support while in hospital

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Heat forward Chris Bosh posted a message to his Instagram account Saturday night to thank those that have supported him following his diagnosis of blood clots on his lungs. "Thank you for all the messages, love, and support. It has truly lifted my spirits through this tough process. #Heatnation..." February 23

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    Surya Fernandez @SuryaHeatNBA

    Dragic on Heat future (spoken in Spanish): "Hopefully for several years. This is a business, we'll see what happens after the season ends."

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    Miami HEAT @MiamiHEAT

    OFFICIAL: The HEAT announced today that @ChrisBosh will miss the remainder of the season while being treated for blood clots on his lung.

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    Miami HEAT @MiamiHEAT

    Both @Goran_Dragic & @Zoran_Dragic will be active for tonight's #HEATgame vs the New Orleans Pelicans.

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    Dan Le Batard Show @LeBatardShow

    Heat believe Bosh is done for the season but he is expected to make a full recovery

  • Bosh may have blood clot in lung

    Miami Herald "Heat power forward Chris Bosh was admitted to a Miami-area hospital Thursday to undergo testing, according to the team. Bosh was “under the weather” on Wednesday when he reported to practice, according to Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, and team trainers sent Bosh to see a doctor. He did not attend..." February 20

  • Chris Bosh Could Miss Rest Of Season, Remains Hospitalized

    CBS Miami "The Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh may miss the remainder of the season after being admitted to the hospital on Thursday. According to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald, the team could announce Friday whether Bosh will be forced to miss the rest of the season following tests on his lungs. Bosh was..." February 20

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    Miami HEAT @MiamiHEAT

    Coach Spoelstra on @ChrisBosh: “Our main thoughts are with CB and his health right now. He’s in good care and spirits.”

  • Heat acquires Goran Dragic from Suns for 4 players, picks

    Miami Herald "The Miami Heat’s long search for an elite point guard to complement Dwyane Wade in the backcourt appears to be over. The Heat and Phoenix Suns finalized a deal just before the trade deadline Thursday for point guard Goran Dragic, according to Yahoo! Sports. The deal moved Heat players Danny..." February 20

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Source: Miami sends Danny Granger, Norris Cole, Shawne Williams, Jordan Hamilton and two first-round picks to the Suns for Dragic brothers.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Norris Cole to New Orleans for John Salmons is another trade that beat the buzzer

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    The Suns and Heat have agreed to a Goran Dragic deal. It's happening

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  • Pelicans acquire Norris Cole from Heat for John Salmons

    Pro Basketball Talk "Add another one to the pile of trades that are still trickling in after the deadline, this one between Miami and New Orleans, swapping guards. This deal accomplishes something for both sides: the Heat have been trying to unload Cole, who will be a restricted free agent this summer. " February 19

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    Miami HEAT @MiamiHEAT

    INJURY UPDATE: Chris Bosh (illness) is not traveling with the team to New York for tomorrow night’s #HEATgame vs the Knicks.

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Phoenix and Miami are still discussing a Goran Dragic deal, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    If OKC completes the Brook Lopez-Reggie Jackson deal, Thunder could make a move for Miami's Norris Cole, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Source says Miami offering two future 1st round picks for Dragic....but as of now, Sarver still being stubborn

  • Heat emerge as possible trade destination for Suns' Dragic

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "With Thursday's 3 p.m. NBA trading deadline approaching, the Miami Heat are among several teams targeted by point guard Goran Dragic for a potential move from the Phoenix Suns. An impending free agent who apparently has grown disenchanted with the Suns' glut of point guards that also includes..." February 18

  • Heat’s Chris Bosh has been playing injured

    Miami Herald "Chris Bosh’s inconsistent offense before the All-Star break was a clear signal that the Heat’s power forward needed a few days off to reset his body. With his All-Star obligations complete, Bosh now has five days to rest some nagging aches, including a persistent pain in his side. Heat..." February 17

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    Ethan J. Skolnick @EthanJSkolnick

    (2/2) Bosh smiled & said "hurt, not injured; I can play" & patted his side, near ribs.

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Heat D-League affiliate, Sioux Falls Skyforce, reacquire Andre Dawkins after his second 10-day contract expired with Celtics.

  • Once again, Chris Bosh leads team to Shooting Stars victory

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Heat forward Chris Bosh has this halfcourt-shot thing down pat. Bosh once again played a key role in Team Bosh winning the Shooting Stars competition for a third straight season. Bosh teamed with NBA Hall of Famer Dominique and WNBA player Swin Cash to capture the trophy. Bosh hit a..." February 15

  • MVP Andrew Wiggins out of this World in Rising Star Challenge

    New York Post "The Rising Stars Challenge may have had a new format this year, but the game didn’t look much different. Led by 22 points, six rebounds and four assists from MVP Andrew Wiggins, Team World wound up pulling out a 121-112 victory over Team USA at Barclays Center Friday night, in the first year..." February 15

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Heat D-League affiliate, Sioux Falls Skyforce, reacquire Andre Dawkins after his second 10-day contract expired with Celtics.

  • NBA players reject salary cap smoothing, raising projected 2016 cap to more than $90M

    SB Nation "NBA players have rejected a proposal that would "smooth" the projected windfall from the new television deal that the league signed last October, setting up a substantial increase of the salary cap in 2016, according to reports. Per Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, the salary cap is expected..." February 14

  • Aggressive bent has Shabazz Napier making strides with Heat

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Shabazz Napier arrived in attack mode. The Miami Heat didn't want that to change. But they also needed him as a playmaker. That made Wednesday's final game before the All-Star break a step forward for the first-round pick out of UConn, with the rookie point guard recording a season-high eight..." February 13

  • Report: Heat interested in Goran Dragic, Reggie Jackson

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Heat are reportedly interested in Jameer Nelson, but I’m starting to get the sense that has more to do with Mario Chalmers, Norris Cole and Shabazz Napier. It seems Miami just wants a new point guard. Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald: An official who has spoken to the Heat said Miami..." February 13

  • Wizards, Heat Interested In Trade For Jameer Nelson

    Real GM Basketball "The Washington Wizards and Miami Heat have explored trade talks with the Denver Nuggets on Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM. No deal is imminent, and Nelson has grown comfortable with his situation in Denver. The veteran point guard is currently dealing with an Achilles injury and hopes to..." February 13

  • Cavaliers lose Kevin Love, cruise past Heat anyway, 113-93

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Excelling as a team Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers made up for that Christmas Day loss to the Miami Heat with a 113-93 romp at The Q. Seven Cavaliers scored in double digits, led by Timofey Mozgov's season-high 20 points and LeBron James -- who flirted with a triple double of 18..." February 12