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Miami Heat 2019-20 NBA regular season schedule announced

The NBA has released the complete 2019-20 regular season schedule today, including the Miami Heat — who begin their season on October 23, 2019 and play through April 14, 2020. Fox Sports Sun will carry 78 of the 82 games,...

James Johnson to skeptics: ‘Doubt at your own risk’

Last year, James Johnson didn’t play like the guy who Pat Riley signed to a four-year, $60 million contract in 2017. Johnson missed the first 15 games of the season after a sports hernia surgery and never looked like...

Bam Adebayo cut from Team USA

Bam Adebayo has been released from Team USA following their intrasquad scrimmage on Friday night. With that, he will not be participating in the FIBA World Cup. He wasn’t the only player cut last night, with NBA veteran Thaddeus...

Kelly Olynyk to have X-rays following injury

Miami Heat stretch-four Kelly Olynyk suffered what appeared to be a knee injury after falling during a FIBA exhibition game. Olynyk is a member of Canada’s national team preparing for the FIBA World Cup. here's the sequence in the...

Meyers Leonard felt trade from Portland to Miami on ‘deeper’ level

Meyers Leonard’s wife, Elle, published a blog post earlier this week discussing her husband’s trade from the Portland Trail Blazers to the Miami Heat. The Blazers selected Leonard with the 11th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, and...

Udonis Haslem announces return for 17th season

Miami native Udonis Haslem, who began his NBA career with the Heat in 2003, will play for one more season. The three-time NBA champion announced the news on his Instagram account. As I wrote earlier, Miami’s move to waive Yante...

Heat G League affiliate Sioux Falls Skyforce to hold open tryouts in Miami

The Sioux Falls Skyforce will host local player tryouts in Miami, Florida on Sunday, September 8 and in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on Sunday, September 22 for a chance to earn a training camp invitation. The Miami Heat G...

Heat waive Yante Maten

The Miami Heat’s official Twitter account announced Monday that the team had waived forward Yante Maten. As I’ve discussed before, Maten would have $150,000 of his $1.4 million salary for the 2019-20 season guaranteed if he was still on...

Bradley Beal tweeted at Meyers Leonard. Does it mean anything?

As I discussed earlier this week, the Washington Wizards planned to offer guard Bradley Beal a three-year extension Friday. And what did Beal do Friday, July 26? No one has reported that he’s signed the extension. Last night, Beal tweeted...

Bam Adebayo to join Team USA in preparations for the FIBA World Cup

Heat big man, Bam Adebayo has been invited to join Team USA in Las Vegas later this month for the Team USA basketball training camp. The actual FIBA World Cup in China, begins later this month (August 31st to...

5 Takes on Meyers Leonard

The Miami Heat got back Meyers Leonard in the trade that sent Hassan Whiteside to the Portland Trailblazers. But...most casual NBA fans probably don’t know what to expect from the center who will come over and likely be a...

Wizards will offer Beal extension. Here’s what that means for the Heat.

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported today that the Washington Wizards will offer guard Bradley Beal a three-year, $111 million extension on Friday. With Bradley Beal eligible for a three-year, $111M extension on Friday, Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard tells ESPN: "At...

Bam Adebayo says Heat look really good ‘on paper’

With the Miami Heat’s trade of Hassan Whiteside earlier this month, it looks like Bam Adebayo will solidify his position as the Heat’s starting center. (He permanently started over Whiteside late last year.) And Adebayo had his thoughts on how...

Could Josh Richardson return to the Miami Heat in 2021?

While Bradley Beal intrigues the Miami Heat, another player might decline his player option and become available in 2021: Josh Richardson. Richardson has a player option with the Philadelphia 76ers at $11,615,328 per Spotrac, or he could seek a better...

Dion Waiters responds to weight criticism

Dion Waiters missed nearly the entire calendar year of 2018 after undergoing ankle surgery. A lot of fans and sports pundits saw photos and mocked him for seemingly gaining weight. much like Dion Waiters, i have gotten fat over the...

Report: Draft picks holding up Heat trade for Chris Paul

When trade discussions between the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder regarding Russell Westbrook reportedly reached a “stalemate,” the Thunder traded Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and two future first-round picks. And the Thunder apparently haven’t found...

Should Miami Heat keep Goran Dragic this season because of Anthony Davis?

Russell Westbrook and Chris Paul didn’t pan out for the Miami Heat, but Anthony Davis might be a consolation prize in the summer of 2020. Recently Davis had an interview with Rachel Nichols where he didn’t commit to picking up...

Will salary cap rules force Heat to cut Robinson, Maten?

The Miami Heat’s summer league season ended Saturday, with a 101-100 overtime loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. Duncan Robinson played very well, scoring 26 points including an acrobatic play to beat the third-quarter buzzer. Yante Maten added 17...

The Heat shouldn’t trade for Chris Paul. Here’s why.

Shortly after he reported on the trade of Russell Westbrook for Chris Paul and draft picks, ESPN Senior NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski said that Miami was a “possibility” for Paul. Houston hoped to find third-team destination preferable to Chris...

Chris Paul ‘possibility’ for Miami after Westbrook trade to Rockets

The Oklahoma City Thunder traded Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and draft picks, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Thursday. The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round...

Report: Heat, Thunder talks over Westbrook deal at ‘stalemate’

The Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson reported Thursday that Oklahoma City’s trade demands for Russell Westbrook have resulted in a “stalemate” in trade discussions with the Miami Heat. NEW: New details on why the Heat and Thunder haven't yet been able...