Basketball

DeMarre Carroll #5 of the Atlanta Hawks reaches for a steal against Luol Deng #9 of the Miami Heat at Philips Arena on March 27, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Hawks Beat Heat 99-86, Clinch Top Seed In Eastern Conference

DeMarre Carroll scored 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs with a 99-86 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night.

03/27/2015

Goran Dragic #7 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat talk during a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at American Airlines Arena on March 16, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Heat May Need Another Strong Performance From Dragic Against Hawks

The acquisition of Goran Dragic has been key to the Miami Heat’s playoff push, and their eventual reward could be a series with the Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta Hawks.

03/27/2015

Miami Heat v Toronto Raptors

Raptors End 16-Game Skid Against Heat, Win 102-92

For the first time in more than five years, the Miami Heat lost to the Toronto Raptors. The 102-92 win meant the Raptors snapped a 16-game losing streak against the Heat.

03/13/2015

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Miami Heat Head North To Face Reeling Raptors

All-Star Kyle Lowry went on a profanity-laced tirade after the Toronto Raptors’ latest loss, berating the team for getting off to a listless start against the defending champion.

CBS Miami–03/13/2015

Goran Dragic #7 of Miami Heat handles the ball against the Washingotn Wizards on March 6, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Can’t Overcome 35-Point Deficit, Fall 99-97 To Wizards

The Miami Heat couldn’t overcome a 35-point deficit, falling 99-97 to the Washington Wizards on Friday night.

03/06/2015

Blanche Ely High School has created a basketball dynasty –winning yet another state championship. (Source: CBS4)

Blanche Ely High Celebrates Championship With Community

Blanche Ely High School has created a basketball dynasty –winning yet another state championship. It’s their third in four years.

03/06/2015

Goran Dragic #7 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat celebrate during a game against the Phoenix Suns on March 2, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Look For Third Straight Win Against Wizards

It’s been a forgettable five weeks for the Washington Wizards, who are looking to put another loss behind them Friday night when they host a Miami Heat team on the verge of its longest winning streak in over four months.

CBS Miami–03/06/2015

Miami Heat v New Orleans Pelicans

Ajinca Scores Career High Lifting Pelicans Past Heat 104-102

Not only did Alexis Ajinca score a career-high 24 points, but he also made the go-ahead layup with 26 seconds left, lifting the New Orleans Pelicans past the Miami Heat 104-102 on Friday night.

02/27/2015

Dwyane Wade #3 and Goran Dragic #7 of the Miami Heat talk during the game against the New Orleans Pelicans on February 21, 2015 at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Set To Take On New Orleans Pelicans

After all the winning he experienced in Miami, Norris Cole likes to think he can be a steadying force on a young team like the New Orleans Pelicans.

02/27/2015

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No Bosh Or Dragic, Heat Still Beat Knicks 111-87

Even though Chris Bosh was in the hospital and Goran Dragic was unavailable following the trade, the Miami Heat still shellacked the New York Knicks 111-87 on Friday night

02/20/2015

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