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14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Basketball in UK close to folding, says Luol Deng as he launches academy

Basketball in the UK is close to folding, says Luol Deng as he launches his own academy in order to produce elite British players Deng has set up his own basketball academy in order to produce elite British players in partnership with Nike, Evelyn Grace Academy and Reforming Black Britain for basketball with the belief the team would struggle to ... (more)

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18 hrs ago | All U Can Heat

National Media Outlets Are Underrating the Miami Heat's Chances This Season

The rest of the country isn't giving the Miami Heat much of a chance to win an NBA title this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Los Angeles Clippers, Charlotte Bobcats, Josh McRoberts, Danny Granger

23 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Is Wade still capable of setting a defensive example?

Q: I know Leandro Barbosa and Jordan Crawford , if the Heat sign one or both, are capable of providing good offense in short bursts, but who is going to play better defense? -- Bryan, Mountain View, Calif.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, NBA Players, Chris Andersen, Cleveland Cavaliers

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Sir Charles in Charge

NBA Rumors: Miami Heat Inquire About Blatche, Crawford

The Miami Heat may have recovered nicely after losing out to LeBron James this summer by re-signing Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade , and making a few additional underrated signings such as Luol Deng and Josh McRoberts .

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Birdman cites loyalty for Heat return, wishes LeBron well

Just as LeBron James cited going home as a reason for his free-agency return to the Cleveland Cavaliers , Chris Andersen said Saturday among the reasons he re-signed with the Miami Heat was because South Florida felt like home.

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South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Beasley's number appears up (again) with Heat

Michael Beasley back on the Heat OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - JANUARY 16: Michael Beasley #30 of the Miami Heat stands on the court during the game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on January 16, 2010 at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Michael Beasley, Los Angeles Clippers, Danny Granger, Cleveland Cavaliers, Shane Battier, Rashard Lewis

Liberty Ballers

The Thaddeus Young Trade Was An OK But Sobering Exchange

It's hard to be upset at the Sixers trying to get a draft pick for Thaddeus Young, but it's a sobering reminder of the consequences associated with the Sixers rebuilding strategy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Philadelphia 76ers

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Isportsweb.com

Miami Heat: Barbosa could be the ideal player

With nearly two months to go before the kickoff of the NBA regular season, Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra and president Pat Riley remain hard at work, finalizing the roster and acquiring quality veteran free agents to put the team in a good position to compete going into next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Mario Chalmers, Norris Cole, NBA Players, Shabazz Napier, Dwyane Wade, Cleveland Cavaliers

Wed Aug 20, 2014

CBS Sports

Report: Heat showing interest in Okafor, Udoh

The Miami Heat lost LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers this offseason, throwing the biggest wrench possible into their plans of making a fifth straight NBA Finals and competing for the franchise's fourth championship.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Justin Hamilton, NBA Players, Los Angeles Clippers, Charlotte Bobcats, Josh McRoberts, Danny Granger, Greg Oden, Cleveland Cavaliers

Mon Aug 18, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Should Heat have been more aggressive for Marion?

Q: Ira, wouldn't it have been perfect for Pat Riley to steal Shawn Marion away from the Cavaliers ? I saw the Heat were interested.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Ray Allen, Dwyane Wade, NBA Players, Cleveland Cavaliers, Shane Battier, James Jones

Sat Aug 16, 2014

All U Can Heat

Predicting the Next Breakout Player for the Miami Heat

Jun 15, 2013; San Antonio, TX, USA; Miami Heat shooting guard Dwyane Wade shoots as center Chris Bosh looks on during practice before game five of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

BleacherReport

5 Playoff Teams in Real Danger of Missing Postseason in 2014-15

The big moves of the 2014 offseason certainly changed the landscape of the league, and to expect the playoff picture for this season to remain unchanged after everything that's happened would probably be foolish.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James, NBA Players, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh

The Washington Post

Chris Bosha s rebounding will rebound for Miami Heat

One of the largest criticisms of Chris Bosh during the Miami Heat's "Big Three" was his lack of rebounding.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

BleacherReport

Are Miami Heat a Playoff Lock or a Fringe Team Next Season?

LeBron James' free-agency departure for the Cleveland Cavaliers has left the team weakened, which means the Eastern Conference is no longer the cakewalk it once was for the Heat.

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Echo-news.co.uk

Ex-Essex Pirate Myles Hesson up for EuroBasket qualifier

Hesson ready to step up for GB FORMER Essex Pirate Myles Hesson knows the spotlight is on him as Great Britain's men gear up for a must-win game Bosnia in the EuroBasket 2015 qualifying campaign.

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South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Are Heat bypassing talent in favor of chemistry?

A: First, there are cap restrictions and other intangibles that team personal simply know far better.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Kings sign biggest import to hit NBL

Former NBA player Josh Childress will play for Sydney in the 2014/15 NBL season, following in the footsteps of Sam Young who joined the Kings last season.

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Related Topix: Sam Young, Josh Childress, NBA Players, Sports, Dwight Howard, Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers, Emeka Okafor, Houston Rockets, Shaun Livingston, Miami Heat, Golden State Warriors, NBA Basketball

Mon Aug 11, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: Can Haslem again become Heat factor?

Q: What does the signing of Shawne Williams say about Udonis Haslem ? I think Shawne is more of a power forward than small forward.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Dwyane Wade, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, Los Angeles Clippers, Danny Granger, Mario Chalmers, Udonis Haslem

Sun Aug 10, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ask Ira: What is most significant to Heat remaining relevant?

Q: Do you think that Pat Riley 's image, and the Heat "family," and this being a great organization, and South Florida being "the" place to play has been somewhat tarnished by what's gone down over the summer? I think the organization may have taken a hit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Alonzo Mourning, Shabazz Napier, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players

Sat Aug 09, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Scout sees mixed bag of Heat acquisitions

During any other offseason, one that is not dominated by the news of a player lost, there would have been a series of media conferences, ones welcoming Luol Deng , Josh McRoberts , Danny Granger , possibly even Shawne Williams or Reggie Williams .

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