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  1. Why the Miami Heat are rollin'

    Henry Abbott

    Michael Wallace explains what's working for the veteran Heat....

    Blog | November 03, 2014
  2. Summer Forecast: The champs

    Henry Abbott

    Most agree the Miami Heat are the popular pick to win the 2014 title. But if you ask J.A. Adande and Bomani Jones to pick the Heat or the field, they don't agree. ...

    Blog | August 23, 2013
  3. Every team needs a big man. Right?

    Henry Abbott

    Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty ImagesThe super tall, like Nerlens Noel, are at the core of the sport. But things change.Seven-footers! There just aren't a lot of them. Of the few thousand people who are that tall, or close to it, on the entire planet...

    Blog | July 19, 2013
  4. These will be the Heat

    Henry Abbott

    Kevin C. Cox/ Getty Images Sport The Heat are and will be built around Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Chris Bosh. But for those pesky 2010-2011 Dallas Mavericks, the post-Decision Big Three Miami Heat would have never lost a playoff series. As it is...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  5. Spurs' turn to adjust

    Henry Abbott

    Larry W. Smith/Pool/Getty Images David Thorpe says Chris Bosh played championship defense in Game 2.In Game 1, the Miami Heat were merely solid on defense, and for David Thorpe that wasn't nearly aggressive enough. He wanted them to play with their ...

    Blog | June 10, 2013
  6. Looking ahead: Playoff matchups at a glance

    Henry Abbott

    They're lurking. This time of year strategy can get really weird, with all kinds of stuff happening besides every team trying to win every game. Some teams are out of the playoffs and tanking. Some teams are trying like hell just to make the playo...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  7. Friday Bullets

    Henry Abbott

    Ensemble teams never work. Right? We know this. We learned this. Karl Malone, Gary Payton and the 2004 Lakers taught us this. The Miami Heat taught us this. The Boston Celtics ... oh wait. The Heat won a title. And, of course, so did the Celtics. Wel...

    Blog | September 14, 2012
  8. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald: The Miami Heat will open the season at home against Boston and play host to Oklahoma City in a Christmas Day NBA Finals rematch, according to several league sources who have seen the league's tentative schedule due ...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  9. First Cup: Friday

    Henry Abbott

    Broderick Turner of the Los Angeles Times: Blake Griffin received a diagnosis of a torn medial meniscus in his left knee and will have arthroscopic surgery, probably early next week, the Clippers announced Thursday night. Griffin will not be playing ...

    Blog | July 13, 2012
  10. First Cup: Friday

    Henry Abbott

    Howard Beck of The New York Times: As the confetti fluttered and American Airlines Arena boomed, James cradled the Larry O'Brien trophy in his arms, his mouth agape, his eyes bright, his vindication complete. The greatest N.B.A. player without a ring...

    Blog | June 22, 2012
  11. Durant, Thunder still right on time

    Henry Abbott

    Issac Baldizon/NBAE/Getty Images Kevin Durant and the Thunder don't need to change much of anything to be champions. MIAMI -- Kevin Durant was not just happy to make it to his first NBA Finals. He wanted to win, as he made abundantly clear after it...

    Blog | June 22, 2012
  12. First Cup: Wednesday

    Henry Abbott

    Linda Robertson of The Miami Herald: In Game 4 of the NBA Finals, the Heat was down. But not out. The Heat stumbled. But got up. Miami's quest for a title became acutely painful Tuesday. But afterward, bliss. It took a collective effort - big baskets...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  13. First Cup: Tuesday

    Henry Abbott

    Ethan J. Skolnick of the Palm Beach Post: During a postseason with some potholes, Dwyane Wade has looked outward as well as inward - even taking a one-hour trip from Indianapolis to Bloomington during the second round to visit with his college coach,...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  14. First Cup: Monday

    Henry Abbott

    Mike Wise of The Washington Post: The great mano-a-mano duel between LeBron James and Kevin Durant was put on hold. This star-power series was reduced to who chipped the most paint off the rim and who would work harder and longer to cover their sudde...

    Blog | June 18, 2012
  15. When's the James Harden show?

    Henry Abbott

    Garrett Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images One of the playoffs' most explosive scorers has yet to explode in the NBA Finals. The man can score YouTube knows James Harden well. The way he scores -- a delightful mix of explosive creations off the dribble a...

    Blog | June 18, 2012
  16. First Cup: Thursday

    Henry Abbott

    Doug Smith of the Toronto Star: The debate can rage about who should guard who and who should start and finish games and the intricacies of the defensive schemes employed by the Oklahoma City Thunder and Miami Heat in the NBA final. But the undercurr...

    Blog | June 14, 2012