Tag: Miami Heat

Let’s Hear It for Your Hometown Shortcomings!

ImageChicago’s soccer team is named for a disaster that killed 300 people.CreditJonathan Daniel/Getty Images When a group in Minneapolis-St. Paul started an ultimate Frisbee team, it could have chosen a nickname to honor the two cities, like the Twins. Or something about the region’s heritage, like the Vikings. Or a celebration of the great outdoors, […]

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Miami Heat: Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul in South Beach Worth Considering

LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 20: Chris Paul #3, Carmelo Anthony #7 and Eric Gordon #10 of the Houston Rockets call for a continuation basket on a shot by James Harden #13 after a foul by Brandon Ingram #14 of the Los Angeles Lakers during the fourth quarter at Staples Center on October 20, 2018 […]

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The Bucks And Sixers Are The Favorites, But Who Could Join Them At The Top Of The East This Season

Getty Image The 2019-20 NBA season doesn’t begin for three months but, with most of the offseason action in the rear view mirror, many are taking the opportunity to look ahead with some way-too-early predicted standings. For the most part, everyone agrees that the Western Conference will be a battle royale for the ages and, […]

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J.R. Smith Release: Lakers, Rockets Headline 5 Top Fits

Getty J.R. Smith The Cleveland Cavaliers were unable to swing a trade to move shooting guard J.R. Smith in recent months. In turn, the 33-year-old is now expected to find a new home in the NBA sooner than later, but it’s highly unlikely to come via trade. Instead, his future with the Cavaliers is reportedly […]

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Chris Paul Trade News: CP3 Ending up With Heat or Lakers Likely

Getty Chris Paul Following a trade from the Houston Rockets to the Oklahoma City Thunder, Chris Paul’s future has remained a hot-button topic in recent days. While Paul was part of the deal that reunited Russell Westbrook with James Harden in Houston, his days in Oklahoma City appear numbered. As far as what’s next for […]

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Miami Heat Trade Talk: 3 Top Deals for Bradley Beal & Kevin Love

Getty Bradley Beal and Kevin Love The Miami Heat appears to be on the verge of shifting their attention away from a potential trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder. After the Thunder dealt Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets, there’s been chatter that Miami could make a deal to acquire Chris Paul, who was sent […]

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Report: The Heat Are Not Aggressively Pursuing Chris Paul, But Are Doing ‘Due Diligence’

Getty Image Now that Russell Westbrook has been traded, the presumed next superstar on the NBA’s trade block is the man for whom he was moved, Chris Paul. While he could stay in Oklahoma City, play for what should be a solid Thunder team, and serve as a mentor for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Paul wants to […]

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Heat Could Trade for Chris Paul After Missing on Russell Westbrook

Getty The Heat have been mentioned as a potential trade partner for Chris Paul. The Miami Heat have been linked to Chris Paul in the latest NBA trade rumors. Paul’s trade to the Oklahoma City Thunder leaves more questions than answers as the Thunder appear committed to trading the point guard elsewhere. After missing out […]

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Chris Paul Trade: Pistons, Heat Among Fits if Thunder Deal CP3

Getty Chris Paul It appears the Oklahoma City Thunder may not be done wheeling and dealing after sending Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets on Thursday. While the team added veteran guard Chris Paul in the Westbrook deal, along with multiple draft picks, his future in Oklahoma City remains up in the air. As ESPN’s Adrian […]

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The Heat Could Be An Option For The Thunder If They Trade Chris Paul

Getty Image The Miami Heat were reportedly hopeful suitors for Russell Westbrook after it became clear the Thunder star was going to be traded following their shocking deal to send Paul George to the Clippers. On Thursday, reports emerged that the two sides had reached a bit of a stalemate over the young players OKC […]

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Miami Has Reportedly ‘Refused’ To Include The Young Players OKC Is Seeking In A Russell Westbrook Trade

Getty Image After the Thunder traded Paul George for a ridiculous haul of future draft picks and rising-sophomore point guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Westbrook met with the team and the two sides reportedly agreed it would be best to find him a new team. The Miami Heat are prohibitive favorites to land Russell Westbrook in a […]

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Russell Westbrook Trade to Heat an ‘Inevitability’ But Likely Need 3rd Team

Getty Russell Westbrook continues to be linked to the Miami Heat. All signs point to Russell Westbrook being traded to the Miami Heat, but there are a few aspects that make the deal complicated. ESPN’s Tim Bontemps reported that people around the league view Westbrook being traded to the Heat as an “inevitability.” I think […]

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