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1 hr ago | All U Can Heat

Miami Heat to Add One More Veteran Before Season?

Feb 12, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors guard Jordan Crawford controls the ball against Miami Heat guard Mario Chalmers in the fourth quarter at Oracle Arena. The Heat defeated the Warriors 111-110.


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1 hr ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

10 of the Greatest NBA Shooting Guards of All Time

The shooting guard's primary responsibility, of course, has been to score the basketball. In some cases, the shooting guard is the offense, because he is able to put the ball on the floor, break down the defense, and create his own shot at will.


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4 hrs ago | Pippen Ain't Easy

LeBron James or Michael Jordan?

Nov 27, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Miami Heat small forward LeBron James reacts after dunking in the third quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports We all grow up watching a player and then that sets the bar for everyone else we see.


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8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Kyrie Irving's Impressive Summer Only the Beginning of Superstar Climb

World Cup rescued everyone into a fact that had lately been forgotten: This guy has superstar written all over him. numbers don't exactly jump off the page: 12.1 points and 3.6 assists on 56 percent shooting .


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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Brandon Sun

LeBron James unveils his new shoe before he readies for training camp with Cavaliers

He was at Nike's corporate headquarters Tuesday for the unveiling of his new shoe, the LeBron 12. It is his first new shoe with Nike since he returned this summer to the Cavs. "I would like this shoe," he joked. "But I love it because it has my name and logo on it."


Related Topix: Sports, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Basketball, LeBron James, Summer Olympic, Kyrie Irving, Mike Miller, Olympic Basketball, Olympics, NBA Players, Summer Olympics, Memphis Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves

USA Today

Hawks' ownership feud uncovered Danny Ferry-Bruce Levenson racism scandal

Hawks' ownership feud uncovered Danny Ferry-Bruce Levenson racism scandal Michael Gearon Jr. never got along with GM Danny Ferry and disagreed with co-owner Bruce Levenson. Check out this story on Within the past year, Atlanta Hawks co-owner Michael Gearon Jr. approached fellow co-owner Bruce Levenson about selling the franchise, two people familiar with the situation told USA TODAY Sports.


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Dwyane Wade Facing Unique Opportunity with Miami Heat in 2014-15

With the 2014-15 NBA season set to tip off in six weeks, Dwyane Wade is a name that's on the tip of exactly zero tongues. With LeBron James home with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Chris Bosh set to assume the mantle of offensive threat numero uno for the Miami Heat , something exceedingly improbable has transpired: The surefire Hall of Famer has become an afterthought.


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Amusement park won't rename coaster 'King James'

Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park is partnering with the LeBron James Family Foundation instead of renaming a roller coaster for the basketball superstar. The Sandusky park had vowed to rename a coaster "King James" if the four-time NBA MVP returned home to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers, which he did.


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All U Can Heat

Greg Oden: Domestic Violence Trial Delayed

Feb 18, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Miami Heat center Greg Oden warms up before the game against the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Former Miami Heat center Greg Oden, who is facing a felony domestic violence charge for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend last month, has been granted a delay by an Indiana judge, according to an ESPN report .


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South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: How much competition will there be in Heat camp?

Q: The good thing about training camp this year, unlike other years, is the competition for spots nine through 15. Let's hope we find an Ike Austin, Anthony Mason or John Starks in this group. And money will not be the deciding factor.


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Image link to New outlook

You think the Minnesota Vikings had to make amends with their fans and ticket base after several of their players were discovered on what soon became known as "The Love Boat?" You think it was easy for to explain to a skeptical audience that the games they won weren't because the majority -- or at least a plurality -- of their players were juicing? If you aren't in crisis mode at one time or another as a pro sports franchise, you aren't trying. And so the Atlanta Hawks begin this morning the long climb back to respectability, after a week of increasingly awful tales involving ownership and the team's general manager, now on a leave of absence that was as voluntary as the Army was back in 1942.


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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Bright Side of the Sun

Phoenix Suns at Los Angeles Clippers NBA Preseason Game to be Shown on ESPN

The Suns will get some national television exposure even in the preseason this year, with the Oct. 22 game against the Clippers announced as part of a double-header on ESPN. The Phoenix Suns announced today that the Wednesday Oct. 22 preseason game against the Clippers, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, will be televised live on ESPN at 7:30pm AZ time.


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Mario Chalmers, After Tough Playoffs, Promises a Major Comeback for Heat

It had been nearly a month since his downward spiral had finally stopped, only because the NBA season had cruelly ended. Even after enduring enough recrimination and ridicule to last any athlete a dozen lifetimes, Mario Chalmers still couldn't stop blaming himself.


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Sir Charles in Charge

NBA Preview: Top 5 MVP Candidates Entering 2014-15

Jan 29, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat small forward LeBron James is pressured by Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports As the upcoming NBA season approaches, it's time to take a look at the top five candidates for the Most Valuable Player award, as well as some dark horses.


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Mountain West Connection

Khem Birch snags a roster spot with the Miami Heat

The best defensive player in the Mountain West the past two seasons has found a home in the NBA with the Miami Heat. Former UNLV forward Khem Birch has signed with the Miami Heat .


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Sir Charles in Charge

Miami Heat: Chris Bosh Ready To Return To The Post

Jun 15, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh drives in the second half against San Antonio Spurs froward Tim Duncan in game five of the 2014 NBA Finals at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports When LeBron James announced that he would be leaving the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers, it meant one of two things for the team in South Florida.


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All U Can Heat

Chris Bosh Is Mr. Nice Tie

Two things have become common recently in the world of professional basketball: athlete endorsements and improved street style. Until now however, these two things were rarely connected.


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Swarm and Sting

Predicted Stats for Lance Stephenson

May 30, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson wipes his face during a game against the Miami Heat in game six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The addition of Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte Hornets has everyone excited, as they should be.


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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WTVG-TV Toledo

Cedar Point teases LeBron James news

Cedar Point promised they would name a ride after LeBron James if he returned to Cleveland. He's back with the Cavaliers and now the park is teasing that a big announcement is on the way.


Related Topix: Sports, LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Adrian Peterson (Minnesota Vikings), NFL Players

Team USA beats Serbia to win 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

The United States has won the gold medal at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. The game got pretty one-sided in the end, with Team USA beating Serbia quite handily.


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