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Who might want Heat center Whiteside?

Hassan Whiteside may be on his way out of Miami, with Pat Riley and the Heat almost openly looking for trade partner. But who would want to take on the disgruntled center and his large contract (two years left at $52 million)? Well, Miami Herald writer Barry Jackson took a stab at some of the […]


Heat continuing to contemplate Whiteside trade

Is Hassan Whiteside on his way out of Miami? If some members of the organization apparently get their wish, the answer will be yes. According to the Miami Herald, Heat president Pat Riley is contemplating trading the team’s talented, disgruntled and outspoken center this offseason. “Amid his public comments that he would intervene in the […]



Heat likely to explore Whiteside trade

After a disappointing first-round series in which he totaled just 26 points, 30 rebounds and six blocks in five games, Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside faces an uncertain future in South Beach.


Heat’s Whiteside: Coach wants me in the corner

Through the first three games of the first-round series against the Philadelphia 76ers, Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has tallied just 11 points while playing roughly 13 minutes a game.


Still without Embiid, 76ers take apart Heat in opener

No Joel Embiid, no problem. At least through one game of the 2018 NBA playoffs. With their All-Star center watching from the bench in street clothes, the red-hot Philadelphia 76ers whipped the Miami Heat, 130-103, in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series at Wells Fargo Center. The win is the 17th in a row […]


Amico Hoops Playoff Preview: Can anyone in the East take down LeBron & Co.?

(1) Toronto Raptors vs. (8) Washington Wizards Season series — 2-2 Series schedule Game 1: Saturday, at Toronto, 5:30 p.m., ESPN Game 2: Tuesday, at Toronto, 7 p.m., NBA TV Game 3: April 20, at Washington, 8 p.m., ESPN2 Game 4: April 22, at Washington, 6 p.m., TNT Game 5 (if necessary): April 25, at […]



Heat’s Whiteside rants about playing time, fined

Following the Miami Heat’s 110-109 overtime loss to the Brooklyn Nets at home Saturday night, Heat big man Hassan Whiteside went on an expletive-laced rant about frustration over his lack of playing time near the end of games. Whiteside, who finished with 14 points and six rebounds, played just 20 out of a possible 53 minutes Saturday and […]


Wade praises HOFer Allen for ‘saving championship season’

Ray Allen has taken a lot of flak from his former Boston Celtics teammates for leaving as a free agent in the summer of 2012 and heading to the Miami Heat. However, when news that Allen will be part of the 13-person Class of 2018 that will be entering the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of […]


LeBron: Feels like ‘years ago’ since Wade was with Cavs

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade last played together seven weeks ago, but that doesn’t mean they have not stayed in touch. The close friends will renew acquaintances Tuesday at AmericanAirlines Arena when the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Miami Heat. James, who said he was happy for Wade when the Cavaliers sent him back to […]


Wade excited, but knows Love, Cavs will be ready

The Cleveland Cavaliers will renew acquaintances with former teammate Dwyane Wade when they invade American Airlines Arena to take on the Miami Heat on Tuesday night. Count Wade among those who have noticed what the Cavaliers have done of late, namely winning five consecutive games since Kevin Love returned from a 21-game absence because of […]


Heat check: Plane problems keep Miami grounded in Indy

The Miami Heat will be at home when they host the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night at American Airlines Arena. However, the Cavaliers (44-29), who defeated the Brooklyn Nets, 121-114, to extend their winning streak to five games Sunday, were in South Beach before the Heat were. While Cleveland flew out of New York and […]


Wade would enjoy facing Cavaliers in playoffs

Dwyane Wade is no longer a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, but he’d like to see them again. In the playoffs. Wade, traded by Cleveland on deadline day (Feb. 8) back home to Miami in exchange for a second-round draft choice, said he would enjoy taking on his former Cavalier teammates, including close friend LeBron […]