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  1. Ask Ira: Should Heat consider Hasheem Thabeet?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... it is, the Heat likely have accounted for their first eight, anyway, when counting Chris Bosh , Josh McRoberts , Luol Deng, Dwyane Wade , Mario Chalmers , Chris Andersen, Danny Granger and Norris Cole . What you're looking for at this stage are ...

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  2. Deng: Future looks bleakRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Luol Deng admits he does not know what the future holds for British basketball and thinks funding cuts have left the sport at the point of no return.

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  3. Basketball in UK close to folding, says Luol Deng as he launches academyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    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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  4. National Media Outlets Are Underrating the Miami Heat's Chances This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | All U Can Heat

    ... (33/1). With a team including All-Star players Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade, and some top notch role players such as Luol Deng and Josh McRoberts, many Heat fans seem to hold their team in higher regard. Here is what Mohoney had to say, who ranked the ...

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  5. Ask Ira: Is Wade still capable of setting a defensive example?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... would motivate from his position as team co-captain, would be leadership by example on that end of the court. Yes, Luol Deng is more of a defensive stopper. Yes, Chris Bosh is asked to cover more ground than any player in the Heat defensive system. ...

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  6. What to Expect from Every Miami Heat Player in 2014-15Read the original story

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... cornerstones such as Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh , while also signing nine newcomers this offseason, such as Luol Deng . We'll be taking a look at and making statistical predictions for every player in our projected 15-man final roster . Napier will ...

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  7. NBA Rumors: Miami Heat Inquire About Blatche, CrawfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sir Charles in Charge

    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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  8. Birdman cites loyalty for Heat return, wishes LeBron wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... to miss LeBron. We're going to miss him." While the Heat have moved on from James' departure with the additions of Luol Deng, Josh McRoberts , Danny Granger , Shawne Williams and others, Andersen said he did not begrudge James opting to play closer ...

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  9. The Thaddeus Young Trade Was An OK But Sobering ExchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Liberty Ballers

    ... could. The pick they got back was a fair return for Young. Not necessarily a great return, as Miami, even with Luol Deng replacing LeBron James , and even with the aging and injury-plagued new "Big 3", should be a top 4 team in the East, which ...

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  10. Beasley's number appears up (again) with HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... limbo, as an unsigned free agent. Williams has been added in the swing role at forward Beasley held last season. Luol Deng has been signed as LeBron James ' replacement as the starting small forward, with Danny Granger the expected backup. As for ...

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  11. Ask Ira: Better Heat roster: In 2010 before LeBron's arrival or now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... as the four reserves off the bench. This season, the Heat are expected to start Bosh at center, Josh McRoberts and Luol Deng at forward, and Wade and Chalmers at guard, with Chris Andersen , Danny Granger , Norris Cole and perhaps Haslem as the ...

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  12. Miami Heat: Barbosa could be the ideal playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Isportsweb.com

    ... for this team to have a solid point guard to help assist Dwyane Wade , Chris Bosh and the other players like Luol Deng in terms of offensive production and on-the-floor leadership. Resigning Mario Chalmers was a good decision made by Spoelstra and ...

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  13. Report: Heat trying to add shooting guard, another big but for veteran minimumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | MSNBC

    ... have a rotation that should solidly land them in the playoffs in the East - with Wade, Bosh and the addition of Luol Deng they can keep playing the small ball, space-and-pace system they have the last few years. It's not going to be the same, but it ...

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  14. Report: Heat showing interest in Okafor, UdohRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | CBS Sports

    ... competing for the franchise's fourth championship. While they've retooled the roster by bringing in veterans like Luol Deng , Josh McRoberts , and Danny Granger , they're still searching for proper balance on both ends of the floor to truly fill out ...

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  15. Ask Ira: Do Heat have a defensive stopper beyond Deng?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... Derrick Rose back in Chicago and LeBron James in Cleveland, we need more defense. -- Wade . A: The irony is that Luol Deng brings that dimension, but, of course, at the cost of losing LeBron. What the Heat could have used last season during the NBA ...

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  16. Ask Ira: Should Heat have been more aggressive for Marion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... There simply is not a lot off-the-dribble on this roster. But there certainly is a need for a wing stopper beyond Luol Deng . Considering Shawn indicated that playing for a championship was a priority, Cleveland had the edge from the start. And if ...

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  17. Predicting the Next Breakout Player for the Miami HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | All U Can Heat

    ... in Miami Heat franchise history. It's going to be tough, but the Heat did their best to recoup in free agency. Luol Deng, Josh McRoberts and Danny Granger are big pickups for the Heat, but which player is going to breakout? McRoberts played last ...

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  18. 5 Playoff Teams in Real Danger of Missing Postseason in 2014-15Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | BleacherReport

    ... last year where LeBron James dragged the Heat to wins, and they won't have that luxury anymore. The presence of Luol Deng will help provide some solid production, but the Miami's hole at point guard, particularly with Wade out, will be magnified ...

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  19. Chris Bosha s rebounding will rebound for Miami HeatRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    ... to do the chasing. Either way, Bosh is closer to the rim. Secondly, there will be more rebounds available. While Luol Deng is a fine rebounder for a wing, he's not quite on the level of LeBron James. James had a defensive rebound rate of 19.5 ...

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  20. Are Miami Heat a Playoff Lock or a Fringe Team Next Season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | BleacherReport

    ... 30.3 minutes, 8.5 points and 4.8 rebounds while converting 43.6 percent of his shots, per Basketball-Reference . Luol Deng , who will likely replace LeBron in the starting unit, produced 16 points and 5.7 rebounds in his 35.1 minutes per game with ...

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