| Nov 8, 1991
In minutes, there would be a basketball game played at Madison Square Garden. It would be a night like any other, wouldn't it? No, this was something different, and the coach of the New York Knicks picked up a microphone and walked to center court.
| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Finally! Finally a game that will give the Miami Heat a read on where they stand from a playoff perspective, a huge regular-season mile-marker, Christmas, well, in December.
As sexy as Tuesday night's game against the Indiana...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Considering their undersized success these past three seasons, the Miami Heat tend to downplay rebounding deficits. But that doesn't mean they ignore them.
In the wake of Thursday night's 49-27 deficit on the boards in a 107-87 loss to the Chicago...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 11:47 AM
When it comes to contracts and team building in the NBA, you have to start from the premise that you can't have it both ways.
That doesn't mean that it's fair, just or equitable. It's not, particularly when considering that the very foundation...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 5:32 PM
The unfortunate Derrick Rose news hit the Miami Heat locker room shorty before tip-off of Saturday's night game against the Orlando Magic.
The Heat players offered their sympathies to Rose, the Chicago Bulls guard who will be out indefinitely after...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 12:02 PM
The plan was to get ahead of the frenzy, especially what would be playing out on nights like this coming Wednesday, when the Heat make their first visit of the season to Cleveland.
Surely this would be a repeat of 2009-10, when as much of the...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:51 PM
The Heat announced Thursday that coach Erik Spoelstra will launch a newly redesigned website, CoachSpo.com, on Friday.
As part of the launch, Spoelstra will participate in a live chat Friday from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the site.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:20 AM
College basketball teams averaged just 67.5 points per game last season, the lowest since 1951-52. Personal fouls, 17.68 per game, were the fewest since the NCAA began keeping statistics for Division I games in 1947-48.
Scoring peaked in the early...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 7:19 AM
Will he or won't he? Having already made one dramatic move in free agency, when he left the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat in July 2010, LeBron James again is in position to test NBA free agency in the 2014 offseason.
Will he or won't he?...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 2:23 PM
The Miami Heat schooled the NBA during the regular season and playoffs. They also managed to make efficient work of their offseason math.
Here's an update to help make sense of the numbers, with the only prime consideration left being what, if...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Twenty-five years ago, most thought Magic shooting guard Reggie Theus — with his movie-star looks and charisma — was destined for a life outside basketball.
Heck, he played coach Bill Fuller on the NBC sitcom "Hang Time."