Category: Miami Heat

P.J. Carlesimo: I Don’t Think the Miami Heat are Unbeatable in the Playoffs

Monday, April 15th, 2013

With the New York Knicks' recent streak and the Miami Heat the prevailing favorites in the East, the Brooklyn Nets are flying under the radar as we near the start of the NBA playoffs. Head coach P.J. Carlesimo says it's not enough that his team has simply made the playoffs ...

Juwan Howard Talks About Kevin Ware, Instagram, Being a Member of the Heat Again and Michigan in the Final Four

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

The last month has been fantastic for Juwan Howard. It started at the beginning of March when Howard was signed by the Miami Heat. At 40 years old, Howard has played in just three games since signing and he won't be a key player on the floor. Miami likes what ...

Taj Gibson: Bulls Were Out to Avenge Embarrassing Loss More Than to Break the Heat’s Streak

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Wednesday's game between the Chicago Bulls and Miami Heat will long be remembered as the game that halted the second-longest winning streak in NBA history. The way Taj Gibson describes it in this interview, however, was that the Bulls were out to avenge an 86-67 loss to the Heat on ...

Shane Battier on Duke, Florida Gulf Coast and Miami’s Amazing Winning Streak

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

The Miami Heat can make it 28 straight victories tonight with a win over the Chicago Bulls, moving them only five wins back of the record set by the Los Angeles Lakers during the 1971-72 season. But while Shane Battier is fully focused on winning, he's surely keeping his eye ...

Erik Spoelstra Says the Sacrifice the Heat Players Have Made Is “One of the Most Untold Stories in Sports”

Monday, March 11th, 2013

The Miami Heat are on some kind of run right now. Dwyane Wade looks like he has found the fountain of youth and LeBron James is playing at a level that isn't often seen in the NBA. The defending champs' winning streak is now at 18 games after they smacked ...

Carmelo Anthony Expresses No Doubt that the New York Knicks Can Still Beat the Miami Heat

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

The New York Knicks are playing .500 basketball over their last 26 games and, with the NBA's oldest roster, may have needed the All-Star break to rest more than any other team. New York sits at 32-18 at the halfway point, in first place in the Atlantic Division. Carmelo Anthony is averaging ...

Chris Bosh Says Now is the Time for the Heat to Pick up Steam

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Chris Bosh is now in his third season with the Miami Heat, so he's used to playing second fiddle. And the Heat are getting very used to winning. They the best record in the Eastern Conference at the All-Star break as Bosh, LeBron James and Co. look to repeat as ...

Erik Spoelstra Says LeBron James Leaves Him Searching for New Superlatives to Describe What He’s Doing Every Game

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

LeBron James had already taken the torch as "best player in the NBA" long ago. Yet he continues to find ways to amaze, and despite coming off another MVP regular season that was capped off by his first NBA Championship, LeBron somehow managed to get even better this offseason. Now even ...

Miami’s Shane Battier: “We Are at Our Best When it’s Kind of Nasty.”

Friday, February 8th, 2013

All is well in Miami. The defending NBA champions sit in first place in the Eastern Conference heading into the weekend at 32-14, one and a half games ahead of the New York Knicks. Although Miami has played down to competition and struggled at times it is right where it ...

Chris Bosh Says He Will Take the Challenge and Rebound Better

Monday, January 28th, 2013

Before Wednesday's game against his former team, Chris Bosh went 10 straight games without a double-digit rebounding effort. Now, there are a lot of things that can play into that, but when you're the starting center for the defending world champions, things like that don't go unnoticed. Because his rebounding ...