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2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

How to Beat the Heat: Does Anyone Have the Winning Formula?

Such a debate may seem familiar to those who follow American politics. In that arena, it references the size of government and is responsible for planting partisan hacks across the media landscape.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, New Jersey Nets

8 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Let the (real) games begin: It's NBA playoff time

Overtime thrillers in Memphis and Charlotte, a go-ahead dunk in Oklahoma City to win a game and cap another scoring title for Kevin Durant, plus some good old-fashioned disinterest by Brooklyn ... all that, and more, on the final night of the season was needed before the eight conference-quarterfinal matchups in this season's NBA playoffs could be ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The News Tribune

76ers top resting Heat in finale, 100-87

For Miami, it's about what's coming next week. Thaddeus Young scored 20 points, Michael Carter-Williams had 12 in the final game of his impressive rookie campaign, and the 76ers wrapped up a dismal season by topping the Heat 100-87 on Wednesday night - their second win of the season over the two-time defending NBA champions.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Philadelphia 76ers, Ray Allen, Portland Trail Blazers, Dwyane Wade, Greg Oden, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, Boston Celtics

ABC News

76ers Top Resting Heat in Finale, 100-87

For Philadelphia, the season finale was about what's coming next year. For Miami, it's about what's coming next week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Philadelphia 76ers, Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic, Houston Rockets, Ray Allen, Dwyane Wade, NBA Players, Rashard Lewis, Memphis Grizzlies, Boston Celtics

BleacherReport

Shane Battier Hits 30,000 Minutes in Last Regular-Season Game Before Retiring

Miami Heat forward Shane Battier may not be a household name. He may not be what one would call an exciting player.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Miami Herald

Miami Heat locked into No. 2 seed after loss to Washington Wizards

To place a Death Notice, please call 305-376-8901 or email obit@miamiherald.com .

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Have Heat players lost their late-season edge?

Q: In his postgame interview, Chris Bosh said March and April have been brutal. He doesn't seem like a player having fun on the court or getting any enjoyment from playing the game right now.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, NBA Players, Mario Chalmers, Norris Cole, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Journal Gazette

Pacers, Heat still fighting to earn top seed

And both teams are still way ahead of everyone else in the Eastern Conference standings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Chris Copeland, NBA Players, New York Knicks, Chris Bosh, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, San Antonio Spurs

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Room 8

James 37 points the Heat away lost to Grizzly fell the east top

Heat away 102-107 loss to the Grizzlies , fell from the first position of the east.The Heat two straight sets in two days .

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

MassLive.com

Shane Battier, fireworks and Rajon Rondo's 3-point shooting:...

I don't know exactly what I expected from Danny Ainge as a CSNNE color commentator Wednesday night, but I did not expect so much honesty.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, Rajon Rondo, NBA Players, Miami Heat, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, Avery Bradley, Chris Herren

Palm Beach Post

Miami Heat lose 107-102 at Memphis Grizzlies, fall half-game behind Indiana

They were severely shorthanded as they hit the road to take on Memphis, a team desperately clawing for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference, and crumbled in the fourth quarter Wednesday.

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The Post Game

Shane Battier On Why He'll Miss Guarding NBA's Best: 'It Makes You Feel Alive'

As he gears up for his final playoff run in the NBA, Shane Battier has been dolling out quiet reminders of his on-and-off-the-court brilliance.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, Carmelo Anthony, Denver Nuggets

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Nets finish off sweep of Heat, win 88-87

Miami Heat forward LeBron James is fouled by Brooklyn Nets forward Mason Plumlee as he goes up for a shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in Miami.

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Nets Daily

Brooklyn goes for the season sweep against the Heat

That almost went south. The Nets built a big lead against the 76ers on Saturday, but had to fight them off in the final minutes and were able to come away with a 105-101 win .

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Newsday

Shane Battier thinks Phil Jackson will succeed with Knicks

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South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Is Haslem locked in as playoff starter?

Q: Ira, is small ball back? It looks like Udonis Haslem will be the starting center no matter who they play.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Udonis Haslem, NBA Players, Chris Bosh, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, Portland Trail Blazers, Greg Oden, Alonzo Mourning

Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Miami Herald

Zen and Phil Jackson’s art of rebuilding the New York Knicks

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South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Should Spoelstra rethink Cole/Douglas decisions?

Q: Do you have any reason why Norris Cole was playing all the crunch-time minutes in the fourth quarter and in the overtimes on Friday night? The 'Wolves left him wide open repeatedly and he missed every shot, and he did some awful fouls at the other end.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Norris Cole, NBA Players, Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic, Rashard Lewis, James Jones, Toney Douglas, New York Knicks, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets

Sat Apr 05, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Are Heat LeBron-less final-play fizzles a concern?

Q: Didn't they learn their lesson? Chris Bosh takes the last shot in Indiana, not LeBron James.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Is manipulating playoff matchups even possible?

A: First of all, there is no Bulls/Nets bracket, since one likely will finish third in the East and the other will be involved in the opening No.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Ray Allen, Minnesota Timberwolves, Udonis Haslem, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Michael Beasley, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, Boston Celtics

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