Mario Chalmers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Wade puts injured Chalmers in touch with Matthews

    The Score "Mario Chalmers has had a rough week, but his friend and former Miami Heat teammate Dwyane Wade is there for him. Waived by the Memphis Grizzlies only a day after suffering a season-ending torn Achilles, Chalmers finds himself out of a job and with a career-threatening injury. Enter Wade, who..." March 13

  • Grizzlies waive Mario Chalmers after guard ruptures Achilles

    CBS Sports "The Memphis Grizzlies announced Thursday that point guard Mario Chalmers suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon Wednesday night in a loss to the Boston Celtics and will miss the remainder of the 2015-2016 season. To create a roster spot for Memphis, down to seven healthy players Wednesday night, the..." March 11

  • Grizzlies' Mario Chalmers suffers non-contact leg injury, heard a 'pop'

    CBS Sports "The hits keep coming to the Memphis Grizzlies. Already decimated by injuries, the Grizzlies could now be without guard Mario Chalmers for some time. The Grizzlies guard suffered a non-contact leg injury against the Celtics on Wednesday and had to leave the game. He had to be helped off the..." March 10

  • Mario Chalmers: Sasha Vujacic's reaction key in flagrant 2, ejection

    ESPN "Memphis Grizzlies guard Mario Chalmers says he didn't deserved to be tossed from Friday night's game against the Knicks, calling into question Sasha Vujacic's reaction to contact over which Chalmers drew a flagrant foul 2 and an automatic ejection. "No, not at all," Chalmers said when asked..." February 06

  • Sources: Grizzlies acquire guard Mario Chalmers from Heat

    Yahoo! Sports "The Memphis Grizzlies have acquired Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers in a trade, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Grizzlies will send guard Beno Udrih, forward Jarnell Stokes and a second-round pick to the Heat, league sources said. Miami will save $6 million in luxury tax payments on..." November 10

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    Miami HEAT @MiamiHEAT

    Mario Chalmers (right knee) has been ruled out of tonight's #HEATgame vs the Timberwolves.

  • Chalmers caught unaware of report linking him to trade to Grizzlies

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "A report that linked him to Miami Heat trade discussions with the Memphis Grizzlies came as news to Mario Chalmers as the veteran guard arrived for Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks at AmericanAirlines Arena. "It definitely surprised me," Chalmers said of the ESPN report. "But I also..." November 04

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    No trade imminent yet, I'm told, but sources say that the Grizzlies and Heat have discussed a potential Chalmers-to-Memphis swap

  • ESPN report links Grizzlies to trade interest in Chalmers

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "ESPN reported Tuesday that the Miami Heat have had discussions with the Memphis Grizzlies regarding point guard Mario Chalmers. The Heat currently are over the NBA luxury tax and would be subject to the onerous provisions of the "repeater" tax if they do not reduce their payroll by season's..." November 03

  • Future unclear for Chris Andersen, Mario Chalmers

    Palm Beach Post "After media reports all offseason that the Heat were looking to trade Chris Andersen and Mario Chalmers to cut costs, it is unclear where they fit going forward. Pat Riley shot down the idea that they were on the trading block a few months ago, and they remain on the roster as the team prepares to..." September 24

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    Jason Lieser @JasonLieser

    Erik Spoelstra says Mario Chalmers will be used as a back-up point guard to Goran Dragic, not a combo guard like last year.

  • Report: Heat want to take long look at young guards before trading Mario Chalmers

    Pro Basketball Talk "The point guard rotation in Miami is clear-cut: Goran Dragic starts, Mario Chalmers comes off the bench, then second-year player Tyler Johnson will mop up any remaining minutes. But as we noted before, Chalmers has been and remains available via trade. He’s been on the trade block since about..." August 31

  • Report: Heat Looking To Give Away Mario Chalmers, Chris Andersen

    Black Sports Online "I wouldn’t call it a give away, but the Miami Heat are looking for takers on Mario Chalmers and Chris Andersen — while asking for basically nothing in return. As Zach Lowe of Grantland put, the Heat are trying to “give those two guys away for nothing.” There might not be a more fascinating..." July 08

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Heat guard Mario Chalmers underwent arthroscopic knee surgery today, a minor procedure, beginning rehab soon.

  • Chalmers adjusting to reserve role, looking to play as closer

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Mario Chalmers took a moment after Sunday's practice to contemplate Wednesday's opening night for the Miami Heat. "The only thing that's going to be different," he said of the game against the Washington Wizards at AmericanAirlines Arena, "is we're not getting rings on this night." Actually,..." October 27

  • Chalmers on scolding he used to get from LeBron: 'It's going to be a different factor for Kyrie' Irving

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "You might say Mario Chalmers had it rough in Miami. Sure, he was the starting point guard playing alongside three future Hall-of-Famers and that resulted in them securing back-to-back NBA championships. He had some fun, but he sure took a pounding and not the kind guards take when they're..." October 10

  • Ex-Miami Heat Teammate Mario Chalmers Calls LeBron James 'That Guy' "LeBron James has been called many things: The King, Benedict Arnold, Bron-Bron, and so on. You won't hear any such proper nouns coming out of Mario Chalmers's mouth. To Chalmers, James is just another anonymous has-been who made a pit stop in Miami and has since departed. At the Heat's NBA..." September 27

  • Mario Chalmers, After Tough Playoffs, Promises a Major Comeback for Heat

    Bleacher Report "It had been nearly a month since his downward spiral had finally stopped, only because the NBA season had cruelly ended. Even after enduring enough recrimination and ridicule to last any athlete a dozen lifetimes, Mario Chalmers still couldn't stop blaming himself. "I just needed to be by..." September 15

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    Tim Reynolds @ByTimReynolds

    Person close to Mario Chalmers says he, Heat are working on deal for him to stay. "Nothing finalized," person says.

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    Alex Kennedy @AlexKennedyNBA

    Miami has explored the possibility of adding talent via a Mario Chalmers sign-and-trade, per sources. Pat Riley still trying to make moves.

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    Alex Kennedy @AlexKennedyNBA

    If Miami can send Mario Chalmers sign-and-trade package to/through Charlotte for Josh McRoberts, Heat would still have their MLE to spend.

  • Heat start Ray Allen, activate Michael Beasley for Game 5

    CBS Sports "The Miami Heat will start Ray Allen instead of Mario Chalmers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Sunday, the team announced. Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra has started Rashard Lewis at power forward all series, but replaced him with Allen to start the second half in Game 4 on Thursday. " June 15

  • Miami Trying to Restore Mario Chalmers’ Confidence

    Basketball Insiders "He was wide awake. Every time he tried to close his eyes, the errors and mistakes would replay in his head. It was 5 a.m. on Wednesday and rather than sleeping off the Miami HEAT’s Game 3 loss to the San Antonio Spurs, Mario Chalmers was up watching film, trying to pinpoint what he’s been doing..." June 12

  • Chalmers is struggling, but not because of contract

    Sporting News "Just so that Mario Chalmers is clear, this has nothing to do with his contract situation. Chalmers can be a free agent this summer, and it is entirely possible that he won’t be back with the Heat. But, no, that’s not the reason he has slipped into what appears to be an unbreakable funk. “I am..." June 11

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    Ethan J. Skolnick @EthanJSkolnick

    Chalmers: "I think everybody else is doing their job and I'm being that guy that's not helping out. I don't want to be that guy."

  • Heat guard Mario Chalmers questionable for Game 2 with bruised knee

    Miami Herald "Miami Heat starting point guard Mario Chalmers is questionable for Wednesday’s playoff game against the Charlotte Bobcats after bruising his knee Sunday in Game 1. Chalmers was limited in practice Tuesday and will be reevaluated by team trainers before Wednesday morning’s shootaround and then..." April 23

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    Ethan J. Skolnick @EthanJSkolnick

    Chalmers is playing

  • Wade, Chalmers, Allen, Oden out Friday against Pistons

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Make that 20 games without Dwyane Wade for the Miami Heat this season. Wade reached that total when he was held out of Friday's game against the Detroit Pistons at the Palace of Auburn Hills in the wake of the hamstring injury and cramping that took him out for the final 1:59 of Wednesday..." March 28

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    Ethan J. Skolnick @EthanJSkolnick

    Mario Chalmers will not play for Heat tonight

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Mario Chalmers said he will not play tonight.

  • Heat officially announce Name Collection jerseys with nicknames

    Hot Hot Hoops "The Miami Heat announced today that the long-awaited HEAT Name Collection will finally be unveiled. These newly designed jerseys replace the player's last name with their nickname. The Heat will wear them for the January 10 road game against the Brooklyn Nets and at the AmericanAirlines Arena..." January 07

  • Mario Chalmers after being whistled for flagrant on DeMarcus Cousins: ‘He flopped’

    Pro Basketball Talk "When Mario Chalmers wasn’t throwing passes behind his head to LeBron James for ridiculous dunks, he was throwing his weight into DeMarcus Cousins late in Miami’s loss to Sacramento on Friday. Chalmers picked up a flagrant for body checking Cousins, who went flying to the floor with under a..." December 28

  • Chalmers' next flagrant foul will result in suspension

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "There no longer is any wiggle room. Or shoving room. Or bumping room. And, assuredly, no "unnecessary contact" room. With Friday night's costly flagrant foul against Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, Miami Heat point guard Mario Chalmers now has five points in the NBA's..." December 28

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    Shandel Richardson @ShandelRich

    Chalmers expected to play

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    Shandel Richardson @ShandelRich

    Mario Chalmers (hip) will not play tonight

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Heat listing Mario Chalmers (groin) as a game-time decision tonight vs. Suns. He missed victory in Charlotte due to suspension.

  • Heat's Mario Chalmers suspended for Bobcats game after foul on Dirk Nowitzki

    Charlotte Observer "Miami Heat point guard Mario Chalmers has been suspended for Saturday's game against the Charlotte Bobcats after throwing a forearm at Dirk Nowitzki at Friday's game versus the Dallas Mavericks. The NBA announced the one-game suspension on Saturday. " November 16

  • Chalmers plans to appeal fine for foul on Griffin

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers said before Saturday's game against the Boston Celtics at AmericanAirlines Arena that he plans to appeal the $15,000 fine levied by the NBA for his blow to the neck of Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin. The league Friday fined Chalmers and assessed..." November 10

  • Heat’s Chalmers fined $15,000 for forearm to Blake Griffin’s neck

    Pro Basketball Talk "In the third quarter of the Heat’s win over the Clippers Thursday, Blake Griffin was setting a pick for Chris Paul and Mario Chalmers decided to fight through it — with his forearm up, catching Blake Griffin in the neck. Friday the league announced a $15,000 fine for Chalmers for the play." November 09

  • Heat's Chalmers lost 10 pounds in a week thanks to bet with Ray Allen

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The wager started with Ray Allen. Still that wasn't enough for Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers. He needed higher stakes so he also included LeBron James and Dwyane Wade. The bet: lose 10 pounds in a week. No problem for Chalmers who completed the task with ease to answer the challenge of..." October 10

  • Riley says Chalmers will be back, wants Miller, considers Oden

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Miami Heat President Pat Riley made the priority clear Wednesday during his post-championship state-of-the-team media session at AmericanAirlines Arena. "We don't like to change," he said at the same podium where his players and coach spoke the previous two days about their goal of defending..." June 27

  • Heat To Exercise Option On Mario Chalmers

    Hoops Rumors "The Heat will exercise their option to bring back Mario Chalmers for the 2013/14 season, team president Pat Riley confirmed today to reporters, including Chris Tomasson of FOX Sports Florida. Once the club formally picks up the option, Chalmers will be in line for a guaranteed $4MM salary in the..." June 26

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    Shandel Richardson @ShandelRich

    Mario Chalmers' left shoulder was bandaged last night. Said it is still causing problems. Daily treatment expected remainder of the series.

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Chalmers said he thought the blow to his shoulder he took from David West was somewhat questionable, left it at that.

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Erik Spoelstra on Mario Chalmers, "He's ready to go."

  • Consistency issues a thing of the past for Mario Chalmers

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "This is the new Mario Chalmers. Forget everything you've heard about him the past three years. The guy who was ultra-confident despite playing alongside three future Hall of Famers. The guy who felt he was every bit worthy of being on the All-Star ballot a few seasons ago. The guy who last..." May 02

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    Ira Winderman @

    Spoelstra listing Chalmers, Wade, LeBron, Allen as out, but says there is a chance Chalmers might play.

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    Miami HEAT @

    Ray Allen (ankle), Mario Chalmers (ankle), LeBron James (hamstring) and Dwyane Wade (ankle) will all miss tonight's game

  • LeBron, Wade and Chalmers out for Heat vs. Knicks

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Miami Heat for the second straight game will play without three starters. Coach Erik Spoelstra said after the morning shootaround that LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Mario Chalmers will not play Tuesday against the New York Knicks because of injuries. None of the injuries appear serious,..." April 02

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    Ira Winderman @

    LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Mario Chalmers OUT tonight for Heat.

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