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8 Players Who Could Still Be Moved Before Start of NBA Season

Though the long-awaited Kevin Love-to-Cleveland deal has finally come to fruition, NBA trade season isn't over just yet. Read more...

Chris Bosh's Role Set to Evolve Again for Miami Heat

His post-up and isolation opportunities went by the wayside as he became more and more of a supplementary player to James and Wade, but he also managed to do this by becoming increasingly efficient despite moving farther away from the basket. Bosh had a 56.9 True Shooting Percentage in his first season with the Heat, but that number increased nearly every season thereafter, and he wound up at 59.7 percent last season. Read more...

Diagnosing Miami Heat's Remaining Roster Flaws

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Doc Rivers' new deal through 2018-19

LOS ANGELES -- Doc Rivers has agreed to a new deal with the Los Angeles Clippers that will keep him there through the end of the 2018-19 season, the team announced Wednesday. Read more...

After Kevin Love Trade, Cavaliers Deserve Same Pressure Heat Faced in 2010-11

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2014-2015 Miami Heat Schedule Released

The NBA released the 2014-2015 schedule on Wednesday night. The Heat start things off on October 29 against the Wizzards at the AAA. The first road game is November 1 in Philadelphia. The Heat will indeed host LeBron and the Cavs on Christmas Day at 5pm. Read more...

Pat Riley Releases Video Message to Heat Fans

Heat president Pat Riley released a video message to Heat fans on Friday afternoon. It's a must watch. Read more...

Kevin Love Trade Rumors: Cavs and Wolves Reportedly Agree to Deal in Principle

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Timberwolves and Cavs have agreed to a deal in principle that would send Love to Cleveland in exchange for forwards Andrew Wiggins and Anthony Bennett, along with a protected 2015 first-round pick. Read more...

LeBatard Show Puts A "You're Welcome LeBron" Billboard up in Akron

A brilliant idea has come to fruition by our afternoon host Dan LeBatard and his gang. Billboards bearing the message, "You're Welcome, LeBron. Love, Miami" are being erected in Akron just a few days before James' big "Welcome Home" party on Friday. Read more...

Everything You Need to Know About San Antonio Spurs Assistant Coach Becky Hammon

The New York Daily News' Madison Hartman notes, "While Hammon is the first to be officially be hired as staff for an NBA squad, Lisa Boyer was part of the Cleveland Cavalier’s staff in a volunteer position from 2001-02." Read more...