Heating Up: Trail Blazers vs. Heat Reaction

The Miami Heat entered Wednesday’s game without two of their best playmakers in Tyler Herro and Kyle Lowry. Still, the Heat made no excuses and moved forward.

NBA Rookie Rankings 1/11-1/17

Another week in the NBA, and another successful week for this rookie class. They continue to impress, and the race for Rookie of the Year is heating up. Who takes No. 1 in the rankings this week, and who gets snubbed?

Heating Up: Raptors vs. Heat Reaction

The Miami Heat were in for a challenge on Monday night. Like the Heat, the Toronto Raptors are a tough defensive-minded team with size and length.

NBA Contenders or Pretenders: Eastern Conference

The NBA is filled with parity this season, as there is not a clear-cut team expected to win the conference. Some with competitive records halfway through the season are either true contenders to win the conference or they are pretenders in disguise.

NBA Week 14: Unmissable Games

Players know that All-Star Game voting is ongoing right now which means they’ll be in “flex mode”. Expect a little more effort when they go for that extra dunk, three-pointer, or block. Let’s see some of the possible All-Star performances for the week.

Heating Up: Sixers vs Heat Reaction

The Miami Heat fell short against the Philadelphia 76ers on the second night of a back-to-back. Miami had a double-digit lead early and had their imprint on the game. However, the Sixers came back with a strong second half and took the lead.

Heating Up: Hawks vs Heat Reaction

With the victory against Atlanta, the Miami Heat are 27-15 on the season. Here are my takeaways from Friday’s win over the Hawks.

NBA Power Rankings: 1/7-1/13

There were two big matchups this week and it showed the NBA might have a new contender. It also showed that the preseason favorite is still going to be a force.

Heating Up: Hawks vs. Heat Reaction

Wednesday was the first of a two-game home-and-home series for the Miami Heat and Atlanta Hawks. Nothing was easy for the Hawks on the offensive end as they fell 115-91. With the win, Miami improves to 26-15 for the season.

Gary Payton Convinced Shaq to Let Wade Be the First Option

While O’Neal won three championships in Los Angeles, he also won one with the Miami Heat alongside Dwyane Wade. Despite not being as dominant as he once was, Shaq served as a great second option behind Wade.