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JaVale McGee's time as a starting center is over, and his brief tenure as a mentor for the Philadelphia 76ers is, too. In his next NBA role, it seems the talented but inconsistent big man could play the part of frontcourt reserve for a contender.
Goran Dragic's first game against the Phoenix Suns was bound to be contentious. His departure from the desert wasn't exactly seamless, and both Phoenix and the Miami Heat are fighting for their playoff lives.
Everyone's favorite ultra-talented, highly ineffective lefty chucker is back where he belongs. Following his somewhat successful stint in the Chinese Basketball Association, Michael Beasley has signed a 10-day contract with the Miami Heat.
Is that a 33 year-old, creaky-kneed Dwyane Wade? Or the über-athletic superstar that led the Miami Heat to a 2006 title known as Flash?
As a NBA obsessive, we were embarrassed over the weekend upon learning the Miami Heat called up former New York Knick Henry Walker. Just who was this mystery man that averaged 11.9 points per game for the 'Bockers in 2010. We weren't sure.
The Miami Heat's hours-long dreams of legitimate contention in wake acquiring Goran Dragic have ended, but that's irrelevant considering the far bigger issue at hand. In a statement released today, the team announced that Chris Bosh will miss the remainder of the 2014-2015 season with blood clots on his lung and called the 31 year-old's long-term prognosis "good."
Chris Bosh was hospitalized last night for what could be blood clots on his lungs. They're still running tests and nothing's definitive.
Days like this one make it easy to forget that the NBA is far bigger than basketball – from both positive and negative perspectives. Unfortunately, an undiagnosed ailment of Chris Bosh is a reminder of the former reality.
The 2015 NBA Trade Deadline has come and gone. Now we have to rummage through the aftereffects rubble for the 10 most important moves.
So much for Robert Sarver's misplaced obstinance standing in the way of a Goran Dragic trade. According to ESPN's Marc Stein, the Phoenix Suns have agreed to send the disgruntled lefty point guard to the Miami Heat.
The Suns started shopping Isaiah Thomas at Goran Dragic's request, but now Dragic's agent has told them he won't re-sign next summer.
Chris Bosh didn't get his three-peat in June, but totally made up for it on All-Star Saturday from Barclays Center. The Miami Heat All-Star and two-time champion teamed with Dominique Wilkins and Swin Cash to win the Degree Shooting Stars for the third straight year.
Watch LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers throw a dunk-fest in their blowout win over the Heat last night.
Look at it like this – the 22-29 Miami Heat don't exactly deserve two All-Stars anyway. The team announced today that Dwyane Wade will not participate in this weekend's festivities due to a hamstring strain that's sidelined him since late last month.
When is the sample size big enough.
First, let's give Hassan Whiteside a lot of credit.
Yesterday was all about dancing sharks, a grumpy Kanye West surrounded by delirious NFL fanboys, and Pete Carroll's decision to throw on second down at the one yard line in the waning seconds of yesterday's Super Bowl.