Miami Heat

Spoelstra Says Heat Are Ready for Championship Season at Disney

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra put the focus on basketball this week, as he addressed the media via video conference. Wednesday was the first date of mandatory workouts, ahead of the NBA’s plan to start playing again at Disney World later this month. Spoelstra told reporters that no Heat player other than Derrick Jones Jr. has […]

Sources: Miami Heat and Marlin Players Test Positive for Coronavirus

Miami Heat forward Derrick Jones Jr. has tested positive for COVID-19, according to multiple local sources. The NBA began testing players for the coronavirus this week, as the league prepares to start playing again next month at Disney’s Wide World of Sports complex near Orlando. Jones, who is the reigning NBA slam dunk contest champion, […]

NBA Looks At 25-Day Return Plan Once Cleared

According to Adam Silver, the NBA won’t look at restarting the season until at least May. But even then, there will be a delay until the games resume. Since the coronavirus lockdowns went into effect, many players have been unable to get in any practice. In an effort to make sure they’re in tip-top shape […]

How the Miami Heat Are Staying In Shape During This Pandemic

We may not know exactly if or when the 2019-2020 NBA season is going to resume, but that’s not stopping the Miami Heat roster from staying in shape in case of a return. Heat forward Andre Iguodala recently  told NBA.com that he and many others are keeping up with daily cardio workouts and routines to […]

Andre Iguodala Traded To Miami, Justise Winslow Out

Andre Iguodala didn’t get to spend much time in Memphis. After getting sent by Golden State to the Grizzlies this summer, he’s already moving on. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the 16-year veteran NBA star will head to Miami in a trade for forward Justise Winslow. In a mutually […]

Jimmy Butler Ranks His Fellow NBA Players

Speaking to the Players’ Tribune recently, Jimmy Butler had some kind words to share about his fellow NBAers. When it comes to the 5 Toughest in the league, the Miami Heat superstar says no one is harder to guard against than James Harden, calling The Beard, “the most unstoppable player.” Steph Curry also falls into […]

Jimmy Butler Has Message For Pacers’ T.J. Warren After Altercation

Ahh, it feels like old times between the Pacers and Heat. During Wednesday night’s matchup between the Heat and Pacers, Jimmy Butler and T.J. Warren got into a bit of a physical altercation. During the third quarter, Warren grabbed and fouled Butler, which then spilled over into an expletive-laden argument that required them to be […]

Dion Waiters Returns to Heat After Suspension, Says “I Was Wrong”

Dion Waiters returned to practice Saturday with the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena. That’s the first time he’s been on the court since prior to the November 7 game in Phoenix. He had been suspended for 10 games, for what the Heat called “conduct detrimental to the team,” following the team’s season-opening win against the […]

Jimmy Butler Believes Heat Can Win Title This Season

If you ask Jimmy Butler, the Miami Heat will be hoisting the Larry O’Brien trophy at the end of this season. With a 10-3 start so far, the star forward tells The Athletic, “The ceiling is a championship. And I don’t care what nobody has to say.” Butler claims the team is working at that […]

Are the Miami Heat the most overlooked team in the NBA?

by Stephen Diener The Miami Heat outscored the Rockets, 46-14, in the 1st quarter of last nights game and never looked back on their way to a 129-100 victory. Jimmy Butler had 18 PTS, 7 REB and 9 AST, additionally for the Heat, Duncan Robinson recorded a career-high 23 PTS and made seven 3 pointers. […]