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  1. NBA Finals Game 5: Five things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    From the Miami perspective, there's one dominant storyline headed into Game 5: What is going on with LeBron James? In today's "5 Things," we focus on prescriptions. What do James and the Heat need to do to get James going? Here are five suggestion...

    Blog | June 09, 2011
  2. NBA Finals, Game 1: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Matthew Emmons/US Presswire Getting Dirk Nowitzki out of his comfort zone is agenda item No. 1 for the Heat. Will the Dallas Mavericks have an answer for the Heat's "Big Five"? The training wheels are off. It's time for Heat coach Erik Spoelstra t...

    Blog | May 30, 2011
  3. Bulls at Heat, Game 4: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Victor Baldizon/NBAE/Getty Images Chris Bosh has outscored LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Derrick Rose in the conference finals. Will Chris Bosh continue to flourish? Who expected Chris Bosh to lead the Heat in scoring in this series? It's safe to ...

    Blog | May 24, 2011
  4. Heat at Bulls, Game 2: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh The Heat will need more from Dwyane Wade in Game 2 to overcome the Bulls' stifling defense. Can the Heat rebound from getting outrebounded? Game 1 was not just a one-game fluke; the Bulls have dominated the Heat on the boards a...

    Blog | May 18, 2011
  5. Heat at Bulls, Game 1: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    AP Photo/Lynne Sladky LeBron James and the Heat will encounter plenty of resistance at the basket against Chicago. How will the Heat stop Derrick Rose? "He'll see different bodies, different guys, different speeds, different lengths, and just try ...

    Blog | May 15, 2011
  6. 76ers at Heat, Game 5: Five things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Rob Carr/Getty Images LeBron James has a tendency to ease into his game. The Heat might want to start the clock at the 3:00 mark of the first quarter. Can the Big Three come out with guns blazing? The Heat's offense predicates itself on aggressive...

    Blog | April 27, 2011
  7. Heat at 76ers, Game 3: Five things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sport While the Sixers' defense has zeroed in on Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh has picked up the slack. How can the Heat exploit the Sixers' Wade Containment Plan? After assigning Andre Iguodala to guard Dwyane Wade down the s...

    Blog | April 21, 2011
  8. 76ers at Heat, Game 1: Five things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty ImagesDwyane Wade's attack will put a ton of pressure on the Sixers' disciplined defense. Transition could tilt everything "If they force a turnover, forget about it. It's a dunk on the other end. They're as fast as a...

    Blog | April 15, 2011
  9. Heat 100, Celtics 77: 5 things we saw

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    AP Photo/Alan Diaz Erik Spoelstra and LeBron James delivered playoff-quality performances on Sunday against Boston. What the win means To no one's surprise, the Miami Heat downplayed any notion that Sunday's win over the Boston Celtics was a case ...

    Blog | April 10, 2011
  10. Heat at Boston: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Be smart about combatting the Celtics' stingy D Most opponents have employed a consistent defensive strategy against the Heat this season. Whenever Dwyane Wade or LeBron James have the ball on one side of the floor, defenses send an extra body to th...

    Blog | February 12, 2011
  11. Heat at Orlando: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Kim Klement/US Presswire Dwight Howard will be awaiting a slashing Dwyane Wade at the rim. Taking advantage of Orlando's thin front line Magic starting power forward Brandon Bass sprained his left ankle in Monday's game against Memphis, an injury ...

    Blog | February 03, 2011
  12. Heat at Chicago: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty Images Tom Thibodeau has the Bulls playing the league's best defense. Grinding it out against the Bulls' defense It's hardly a surprise to see the Bulls under coach Tom Thibodeau ranked as the league's stingiest defense. Thi...

    Blog | January 15, 2011
  13. Heat at Utah: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sport The Heat saw a little too much of this during Utah's incredible comeback win in Miami. Stop that guy For Chris Bosh, there's an especially incriminating defensive possession at the 8:50 mark of the first quarter of ...

    Blog | December 08, 2010
  14. Heat at Orlando: 5 things to watch

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Ned Dishman/NBAE/Getty Images The October 29 meeting between Miami and Orlando seems like an eternity ago. What's changed? Paint Job Seven shot attempts in the basket area -- that's all Miami surrendered to Orlando in the teams' first meeting on O...

    Blog | November 23, 2010
  15. The Heat: Breakneck or Break-You-Down?

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Marc Serota/Getty Images Sports LeBron James: Scarier in the half court or out on the break? Kevin Arnovitz: Ever since the season started, we've been debating whether the Heat are, at their very core, the kind of methodical half-court team that s...

    Blog | November 18, 2010
  16. Phoenix at Heat: 5 things to watch for

    Kevin Arnovitz and Tom Haberstroh

    Christian Petersen/Getty Images Sports On Wednesday, the Heat will have to chase these guys down the floor -- and off the 3-point line. Preparing for Nash's unique style The Heat have already faced their fair share of elite point guards -- Deron W...

    Blog | November 17, 2010