Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra did not win the 2013 NBA Coach of Year, coming in second in votes to Denver Nuggets coach George Karl.
And that's the way Spo wants it.
"I was probably more pleased this morning than George Karl," Spoelstra said when told Karl beat him for the award.
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"I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay."
Washington Wizard -- and ex-teammate of the Heat's Mike Miller -- Jason Collins has just become the first active openly gay player in the four major American sports (NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL).
- An Open Letter to LeBron James to Join the ... More >>
In case you weren't aware, the Miami Heat went into a cold, miserable, decrepit city whose sole claim to fame is that they have a giant mall (nice job, you guys!) on Monday night and completely blew up the Minnesota Timberwolves' collective assholes into oblivion by a score of 97-81.
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The Sacramento Kings putting up 129 points on the Miami Heat at the Triple-A and forcing two overtimes is as absurd as IKEA selling meat.
And yet, there it is.
The Kings came into Miami's house, put their feet up on the table, ate all the food, and scratched their balls on our couch. A feisty bunc ... More >>
Valentine's Day this year won't be about love or roses. Thursday is likely to be about Heat fans -- and LeBron James -- crashing back to Earth.That's the day we take on Kevin Durant's Oklahoma City Thunder in the belly of the beast. Last night, the hot hot Heat came back strong at the end of th ... More >>
Thirty points and 60 percent shooting. In six straight games.
That's all LeBron's been up to lately.
No one else has ever done that in the history of the NBA.
And so, LeBron James is in the record books. Again.
Because it's important to have his face-melting, carnage-inducing, soul-cru ... More >>
Hey, LeBron James.
Hi. Hello. How are you?
See the news about the Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried being the first NBA player to take a stand against homophobia?
It's true! The Manimal has joined Athlete Ally, an organization that combats homophobia in all sports, and he's hoping other pro ath ... More >>
For a long while now this season, the Miami Heat were languishing at the bottom of the league in rebounds.
This was partly due to them not having a real rebounding specialist.
It was also because the Heat sometimes approach regular season games like a kid playing with his mashed potatoes.
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In case you haven't noticed, as kickass as the Miami Heat has been this season (23-9 so far), they've been refried ass when it comes to rebounding.
The World Champs rank among the worst in the league in rebounding.
To fix this, team President Pat Riley worked out former Denver Nugget and cur ... More >>
NBA.com took their annual general manager survey recently and, according to the consensus, the Miami Heat will repeat as NBA champions, this time beating the L.A. Lakers.
The thirty GMs of the NBA were asked 57 questions with topics ranging from who will win the MVP, to best off-season moves, to be ... More >>
According to website hoopshype.com, the Miami Heat's payroll is a staggering $80,290,662. Even more unbelievable is the fact that Miami came in number five on this list (behind the Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, and Portland Trailblazers). You could call it money well spent ... More >>
Michi Nogami-Marshall's mug shot (courtesy of BSO)Miami Dolphins Pro Bowl receiver Brandon Marshall was stabbed in the gut last night with a knife at his sprawling mansion in Southwest Ranches. This morning he is at the Broward General Medical Center and his wife is locked up in the Broward Count ... More >>
flickr.comEmbracing his new bad guy persona...As the Miami Heat has hit a stride of domination over the past few weeks, LeBron James has said publicly that he's beginning to enjoy his new "villain" role. (Especially, it seems, when it comes to the King's former kingdom.) And to that end, last nig ... More >>
Surely there's news in South Florida besides the Heat winning The Decision? Let's take a look.Narcy Novack, the widow of hotel heir Ben Novack Jr., has been arrested and charged with arranging his murder last July 12 in a Rye Brook, N.Y. hotel room. She allegedly gave one of the killers her husba ... More >>
Flickr: dodong17It's still a dream, Heat fans.Twelve more hours till the stroke of midnight signals a feeding frenzy of NBA execs. They all want LeBron James. And if not him, then Dwyane Wade. And if not him, then Chris Bosh. And on and on. As if it's not already complicated enough, another megas ... More >>