MIAMI (AP) — Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro was working out Thursday morning with assistant coaches Chris Quinn and Eric Glass, when they were told there was a more pressing need. Before long, Herro, Quinn and Glass had left the team’s arena for the short drive north to Surfside, Florida, where a 12-story beachfront condo […]
MIAMI (AP) — Erik Spoelstra and Gregg Popovich have often spoken of how much they enjoy coaching against one another. This summer, they’re teaming up — to coach with, and against, one another. Spoelstra has accepted an invitation to join the USA Basketball coaching staff for its Olympic preparations in Las Vegas next month. The […]
The Milwaukee Bucks advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for the second time in three seasons. The Bucks defeated the Brooklyn Nets in a seven-game series and will face the Atlanta Hawks for a spot in the NBA Finals.
Miami Heat forward Bam Adebayo, center, is a New Jersey native who is known for his humble and giving nature off the court.(Courtesy: @Bam1of1/Instagram)
New Jersey native Shaquille O’Neal has brought plenty of notoriety and aid to his home state over his many years in the NBA and as an analyst for the sport.
MIAMI (AP) — Milwaukee’s roster transformation started after losing to Miami in last season’s playoffs, one that made the Bucks give themselves a critical look. So they got bigger. Tougher. More experienced. And in the playoff rematch with the Heat, they were simply better. Some of those new additions — Jrue Holiday, Bryn Forbes and […]
MIAMI (AP) — Turns out, there was a reason the Milwaukee Bucks weren’t worried about a playoff rematch with the Miami Heat in Round 1 this year. The last four games proved why. Brook Lopez scored 25 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo had a triple-double — 20 points, 12 rebounds and 15 assists — and the Bucks […]
MIAMI (AP) — Khris Middleton scored 22 points, Jrue Holiday added 19 points and 12 assists and the Milwaukee Bucks moved a win from a berth in the Eastern Conference semifinals after easing past the Miami Heat 113-84 on Thursday night. Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with 17 points and 17 rebounds for the Bucks. They lead […]
Have the Bucks run away with their first round series against the Heat? Do the Trail Blazers have control against the Nuggets with home court advantage in a 1-1 series? Which first round NBA series has upset written all over it? Where will Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones get traded?
MIAMI (AP) — On their respective ways to the NBA Finals last season, there was one important element missing for both the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat. No fans were there. That changes for last year’s finalists on Thursday night, when the Lakers play host to Phoenix and the Heat return home to face […]