Chris Bosh RUMORS & NEWS

  • Does Chris Bosh expect a better reception in Toronto? Not really.

    Miami Herald "It didn't get the attention of LeBron James' return to a feral, ferocious Cleveland, back on Dec. 2, 2010, but Chris Bosh's first trip back to Toronto -- back on Feb. 16, 2011 -- wasn't all that welcoming an experience either. Bosh scored 25 points in that win, against the franchise for which..." January 22

  • Chris Bosh says NBA has scrapped Shooting Stars at All-Star weekend

    CBS Sports "Team Bosh won't get to defend its Shooting Stars title at All-Star weekend in Toronto, apparently. Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh said Thursday that the event has been scrapped, via the South Florida Sun Sentinel's Ira Winderman. This is bad news for Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry, who told..." January 01

  • NBA admits error on play that gave Wizards crucial 3, got Bosh ejected

    CBS Sports "Late in the Washington Wizards' 114-103 win over the Miami Heat on Monday, Wizards guard Gary Neal made a corner 3 off a pass from Bradley Beal. This increased Washington's lead from two points to five points, and it ended up being the most crucial play of the game. The problem: it shouldn't have..." December 09

  • Bosh ejected: “What am I supposed to do? I know I was right”

    Palm Beach Post "The last few minutes of Miami’s 114-103 loss to the Wizards on Monday would not have mattered much if the Heat had played better defensively. The end was particularly nightmarish as Washington piled up 43 points in the final 16 minutes. Nonetheless, the final unraveling was particularly painful..." December 08

  • Chris Bosh: Kobe is 'the greatest of my generation'

    The Score "After announcing his plans to retire, Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant has received tremendous praise from numerous NBA greats. You can add Chris Bosh to that list. "He's the greatest player of my generation," Bosh said on the Dan Patrick Show Friday. "He was that guy after Mike..." December 05

  • Chris Bosh, and his three-point shot, prepare to return to the NBA

    Yahoo! Sports "Feb. 11 stands as the last time Chris Bosh played in a game that actually counts, as exhibition contests and the All-Star Game don’t really factor in to the standings. Playing against former teammate LeBron James in Cleveland, he notched 15 points in a 113-93 Miami Heat loss. Soon after, Chris..." October 28

  • Bosh provides insight on Aldridge’s transition

    San Antonio Express-News "Few, if any, players in the NBA are more qualified to discuss LaMarcus Alridge’s move to the Spurs than Chris Bosh, who gave up sole possession of the spotlight in Toronto to team up with LeBron James and Dwyane Wade in Miami. Of course, their situations aren’t completely identical. Bosh was..." October 13

  • Chris Bosh Cleared For Training Camp

    Black Sports Online "Perennial all-star Chris Bosh missed the second half of last season after a blood clot was found on his left lung. Bosh’s absence played a major role in why Miami was unable to reach the postseason. However, head coach Erik Spoelstra is ready to get Bosh back." September 24

  • Chris Bosh: Career-Threatening Illness Gave Me 'A Fresh Outlook on Life'

    Bleacher Report "Last February, two-time NBA champion Chris Bosh was admitted to the hospital due to a blood clot in his left lung. This incident sidelined the 10-time NBA All-Star for the remainder of the season and alarmed numerous Miami Heat fans. Fortunately, Bosh will be returning this season to join the rest..." September 18

  • Chris Bosh 'did not pay attention' to chest pains ahead of blood clot discovery

    The Score "Don't try to be a tough guy. That's the lesson to be learned from Chris Bosh's experience with terrifying, season-ending blood clots on his left lung this past season. The Miami Heat star was admitted to a hospital for tests on Feb. 19 and shut down for the year within a matter of days. But..." September 17

  • Chris Bosh Finds Renewed Passion, Expects To Be Ready For Training Camp

    Real GM Basketball "Chris Bosh's health scare in which he missed the second half of the season with blood clots on his lung has triggered a renewed passion for the sport. Bosh expects to be 100 percent ready by the start of training camp. "That's renewed my passion," Bosh said at halftime of the Heat's 101-69..." July 15

  • Heat's Chris Bosh returns to the court for some light practice work

    CBS Sports "For about 20 minutes after the trade deadline, the Miami Heat were celebrating something fierce. Dwyane Wade was looking healthy, they had just traded for Goran Dragic, and they were ready to sport one of the best starting five in the NBA. Then Chris Bosh felt discomfort in his chest, and within..." June 02

  • Report: Wade Wasn’t Architect of Big 3, LeBron Was Secret Mastermind

    Black Sports Online "For years, everyone has been told that Wade had to convince LeBron to join the Heat. It is was considered one of the most brilliant things that Wade has ever done. It put him in a no-lose situation. If they won (which they eventually did) he would get praised and more rings. If they lost (which..." June 01

  • Heat's Chris Bosh on return: 'I will be ready on opening night'

    The Score "Chris Bosh is setting up for a major comeback. After his season was cut short by a diagnosis of blood clots in his lungs, the Miami Heat center told TNT viewers during Game 5 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Bulls that he'll be ready to return to action at the beginning of next..." May 13

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    Chris Bosh says he will be ready on opening night for next season.

  • Bosh blood clot scare: Couldn’t breathe

    Palm Beach Post "Chris Bosh is doing well now, but his battle with blood clots in his lungs had some terrifying moments. Bosh appeared for an hour on ESPN Radio on Monday and recounted the scariest episodes leading up to his season ending in February. “In Boston, we actually won that game, but I couldn’t..." May 05

  • Chris Bosh still playing vital role for Heat despite being sidelined

    Miami Herald "Chris Bosh couldn’t get up from his hospital bed a few weeks ago. On Wednesday, he couldn’t stay seated on the Heat’s bench. On one of the Heat’s most meaningful nights of the season, Bosh was one of his team’s most active sideline participants. At different times throughout the game, Bosh..." March 20

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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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    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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    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.”

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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.

  • 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

  • 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

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Spoelstra says even with Bosh back he plans to stay with Birdman as a starter going forward.

  • Chris Bosh returns from 8-game absence Monday

    The Score "It's really about time the Miami Heat got some good news. Chris Bosh will return from an eight-game absence due to a strained left calf on Monday when the Heat take on the Orlando Magic. He had been considered probable earlier in the day and was listed with the team's starters before..." December 30

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    Joseph Goodman @JoeGoodmanJr

    Bosh probably could play on Christmas, but he would be highly susceptible to another sprain or worse if not fully healthy. It's a gamble.

  • Heat's Bosh to miss 4th straight game Friday

    The Score "The left calf strain that Chris Bosh is suffering from will keep him out of yet another game, according to the South Florida Sun Sentinel's Ira Winderman. The banged-up Heat host the Southeast-leading Washington Wizards on Friday. Miami is already without Josh McRoberts up front. " December 19

  • Chris Bosh says Houston 'pressure' would've been too much

    CBS Sports "Erik Spoelstra has a new catch phrase: "Welcome to our team." It serves dual purposes, as far as I can tell. It both highlights and deflects the most obvious storyline about the 2014-15 Miami Heat, as in, the guy who is no longer there. After four consecutive Finals appearances and two..." November 18

  • Chris Bosh shedding label of being ‘soft’ player

    Miami Herald "Chris Bosh used to block people out of paint so LeBron James could fly in for a rebound. Some people don’t want to hear that, especially Bosh’s detractors, but it’s true. Bosh did a lot for the Heat that went unnoticed in his first four years with team, but clearing people out of the lane for..." November 13

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    Jeff Zillgitt @JeffZillgitt

    NBA players of the week: Heat's Chris Bosh (25.7 pts, 11.3 rebs, 4 assts) in East & Warriors' Klay Thompson (29.7 pts, 45.5% on 3s) in West.

  • Heat's Chris Bosh: Offensive freedom a 'huge' part of why he stayed

    CBS Sports "Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh could have joined a superteam in Houston this summer, but he wouldn't have had anywhere near the same offensive responsibility with the Rockets. The presence of Dwight Howard, James Harden and Chandler Parsons would likely have meant Bosh taking even more of a..." October 28

  • Chris Bosh Admits Money Was Factor In Choosing Heat Over Rockets

    Real GM Basketball "Chris Bosh was close to signing a four-year, $88 million deal with the Houston Rockets, but ultimately decided to remain with the Miami Heat on a five-year, $118 million contract. Bosh would have returned to his home state of Texas to form a Big 3 with Dwight Howard and James Harden. "I..." October 21

  • Bosh has 'no hard feelings' toward LeBron

    ESPN "Chris Bosh has effectively ended communication with former teammate LeBron James, but Bosh doesn't think that fact should surprise anyone. Bosh surprised some when he said he hadn't spoken with James since he left to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers in July. But he doesn't understand the..." October 10

  • Chris Bosh warns Kevin Love playing with LeBron James will be 'extremely frustrating'

    Sporting News "To play alongside LeBron James on the Cleveland Cavaliers appears like a glamorous position for Kevin Love to be in. Chris Bosh, James' former Miami Heat teammate, might beg to differ, though. Bosh sacrificed his own numbers for the greater good of the Miami Heat, expanding his game away from..." October 09

  • Bosh hasn't talked to LeBron since breakup

    ESPN "Miami Heat center Chris Bosh raised some eyebrows Tuesday when he said he hasn't talked to LeBron James since he returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Bosh made the revelation as he was asked about the Heat's game against the Cavaliers on Saturday when Bosh and Dwyane Wade will take the court..." October 08

  • Heat's Chris Bosh ready for return to post

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "It seems like so long when Miami Heat center Chris Bosh claimed he was done playing in the post. Last May he said his time on the low block was in the past. In his words, “I don’t bang anybody anymore.” It was his way of saying he was no longer a presence in the paint. Four months later,..." September 24

  • Chris Bosh launches his own chic tie line

    New York Post "Miami Heat center Chris Bosh is considered one of the sharpest dressers in the league — but in the past he’s made some poor sartorial choices regarding ties. “I’ve had some bad ones. Stripes and squares and something that’s really big,” the natty NBA star told The Post at Carson Street Clothiers..." September 10

  • Heat Re-Signs Chris Bosh "The Miami HEAT announced today that they have re-signed forward Chris Bosh. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “Chris Bosh is a two-time NBA champion and one of the most versatile big men in the league,” said HEAT President Pat Riley. “His unique skillset makes him one of..." July 30

  • Chris Bosh: 'Excited for challenge'

    ESPN "Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh said he has "no bitter feelings" toward LeBron James following James' decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. "We're going to be brothers regardless," Bosh told in a phone interview on Saturday. "No bitter feelings, man. It's all love." On Friday..." July 14

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Houston and Chris Bosh moving quickly on securing deal, and with Bosh, Rockets will match Chandler Parsons offer sheet, source tells Yahoo.

  • Bosh Will Sign 4-Year/ 88M Deal with Rockets if LeBron James Leaves Heat

    ESPN "LeBron James met with Miami Heat officials for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas but emerged without a decision about his future, sources told James didn't plan to announce a free-agent decision Wednesday night and had not met with his other primary option, the..." July 10

  • Reports: Rockets offer 4-years $88 million Chris Bosh

    Houston Chronicle "The Rockets’ effort to land a third star could have turned in a different, but familiar direction on Monday. The Rockets offered Miami forward Chris Bosh, whom they targeted in 2010, a max contract, ESPN’s Chris Broussard reported via Twitter. Yahoo! Sports also reported that the Rockets had..." July 08

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say Rockets are "heavily engaged" with Chris Bosh in attempt to get Bosh to leave Heat in free agency. Story hits online soon

  • Agent: Wade, Bosh weigh options

    ESPN "The agent for Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh said his clients continue to sort through their options and that "nothing's changed" in their approach since the July 1 start of free agency. Chicago-based agent Henry Thomas insisted to on Sunday that Wade and Bosh are dealing with their free..." July 07

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Chris Bosh's reps have made recent calls on market to reconfirm that max slots would be available to him, sources tell Yahoo. Answers: Yes.

  • Wade, Bosh unsure of LeBron plan

    ESPN "When the Miami Heat's "Big 3" went their separate ways after a lunch meeting last Wednesday, they went not knowing whether they had played their last game together, according to sources with knowledge of the situation. While Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh were committed to returning to the Heat,..." July 03

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    Sean Highkin @highkin

    According to both @ByTimReynolds and @EthanJSkolnick, Wade and Bosh are both expected to opt out over the weekend.